Peggy Weiss in her Wimberley studio

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Contact: peggy@peggyweiss.com

Website: peggyweiss.com

Film Project: acadiannights.com

Born Jeanerette, Louisiana

Lives and works in Austin, Texas and Wimberley, Texas

 

Education

BA, The University of Texas at Austin

 

Solo & Two Person Exhibitions

 

2016

Slate Gray Gallery, Telluride, Colorado

2015

Elmore & Weiss, Slate Gray Gallery, Kerrville, TX.

2014

Living in the Layers, Davis Gallery, Austin, TX.

2011

Family, Friends, and Strangers, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX.

Storytime, The Gallery at Austin Fine Living, Austin, TX.

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2017

Rewilding and Protecting Wildlife Worldwide presented by Slate Gray Gallery,

Austin, Texas

2016

Berlin Foto Biennale-4th Biennial of Fine Art and Documentary Photography

Joy, Inc. Art & Tea Durango, Colorado

Texas Art House Gallery, Inherent Nature Exhibit, Johnson City, TX

2015

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival, Middlebury, VT.

Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival, Portland, OR.

Northwest Animation Film Festival, Portland, OR.

2014

Chicago International REEL Shorts Film Fest, Chicago, IL.

Georgetown Art Hop, Statewide Juried Competition, Georgetown, TX.

Biennial of Fine Art and Documentary Photography, Malaga, Spain

The Tesla Project, Art.Science.Gallery, Austin, TX.

People’s Gallery Exhibition, Austin City Hall, Austin, TX.

2013

Spring Exhibition, Professional Women Photographers Online Gallery

2012

Summers Past, Red Filter Fine Art Gallery, Lambertville, NJ.

Art in the Square, Georgetown, TX.

2010

Juried Exhibition, L. Nowlin Photography Gallery, Austin, TX.

2009

Lavender Arts Festival, Blanco, TX.

Three to Get Ready, Davis Gallery, Austin, TX.

 

Residencies

 

2013

American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy

 

Publications

 

2012

Flukinger, Roy. Harry Ransom Center Catalog. Photography Collections.

2011

Defoor, Jasmine. “Balmorhea” www.ilovetexasphoto.com

 

Awards & Honors

 

2015 Texas Statewide Arts Competition, Art Hop, Third Place Photography

2013 First Place, Julia Margaret Cameron Award in Fine Art Photography

Honorable Mention, Professional Women Photographer’s Awards

2012 "Best of the Best" BW Gallerist, Emerging Fine Art Photographers of

 

Collections

 

Harry Ransom Center, Permanent Photography Collection, Austin, TX.

University Health System, San Antonio, TX.

Laura Bush, Private Collection, Dallas, TX.

Jean and Dan Rather, Private Collection, New York, NY.

Mariya Hayward, Private Collection, Moscow, Russia

Ambassador’s Residence, The Netherlands, Washington, D.C.

Casa Marina Resort, The Waldorf Astoria Collection, Key West, Florida