PRODIGIOUS PRAGUE

ARTIST CV

  • CONTACT INFORMATION
  • Jim Brammer
  • Tarzana, California 91356
  • Phone: 818-344-0671
  • Email: jim@jimbrammer.com
  • Web: www.jimbrammer.com
  • STYLE
  • Fine art photography - portraits and places - color and black & white
  • TECHNIQUE
  • Jim works with 35mm Nikon D3 cameras in digital photography. Prints are rendered on fine art paper and canvas using archival pigment inks.
  • EDUCATION
  • – Lifestyle Composites - Richard Sturdevant 2011
  • – The Seven Ateliers - Arthur Rainville 2010
  • – Advanced Lighting and Posing - Tim Meyer 2009
  • – Lighting and Posing - Tim Meyer 2008
  • – The Art of Lighting - Amy Cantrell and Judy Host 2007
  • CURATORIAL INFORMATION
  • 2012
  • – Certified Judge, Professional Photographers of California
  • 2011
  • – Owner, f/9 Galley, Culver City, California
  • – Judge, Professional Photographers of Orange County2010
  • – Judge, Professional Photographers of Orange County 2010
  • – Producer, The Art of Photography competition and exhibition, Valley Cultural Center 2010
  • AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
  • 2012
  • – Favorite Photographer – Los Angeles Daily News 2012
  • 2011
  • – Best Photographer – Los Angeles Daily News 2011
  • – Finalist nominee for Volunteer of the Year, Los Angeles Business Journal
  • 2010
  • – Professional Photographers of Los Angeles County – Best in Show
  • – Professional Photographers of Los Angeles County – Best in Category
  • – Professional Photographers of Los Angeles County – Merit Prints
  • – Professional Photographers of California – Merit Prints
  • – Favorite Photographer – Los Angeles Daily News
  • 2009
  • – Professional Photographers of California – Merit Prints
  • – Professional Photographers of Los Angeles County – Merit Prints
  • – Small Business Person of the Year – United Chambers of Commerce – San Fernando Valley
  • – Best Photographer – Los Angeles Daily News
  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS
  • 2012
  • – Friends of Calabasas Library Gift Shop, Calabasas Library, Calabasas, California
  • 2011
  • – Art, Wine and Music at the Commons, Calabasas, California
  • – f/9 Gallery, Culver City, California
  • – Friends of Calabasas Library Gift Shop, Calabasas Library, Calabasas, California
  • GROUP EXHIBITIONS
  • 2013
  • - "City" at Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, Vermont
  • – "Black and White Expo" at Infinity Art Gallery
  • – "Alchemy+Entity", Julia Dean Gallery, Hollywood, California
  • – "Love Lust", Open 2 Interpretation
  • – Sargent’s Fine Art Gallery, Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii
  • 2012
  • – “Love”, Lenscratch online exhibition
  • – “Harmonious Tableau”, ADC Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, California
  • – “Looking for Home”, Artwalk at the Brewery, Los Angeles, California
  • 2011
  • – “Water & Trees”, Alhambra City Hall, Alhambra, California
  • – “Focusing on the Edge”, Dragonfly Gallery at Rosedale, Austin, Texas
  • – “Dreams on Canvas”, Four Seasons Hotel, Westlake Village, California
  • – “A Photo is Worth a Thousand Words”, Dragonfly Gallery at Rosedale, Austin, Texas
  • – f/9 Gallery Group Exhibition, Culver City, California
  • – “Black and White Art Expo”, Infinity Art Gallery
  • 2009
  • – “Exposure 2009”, Hellada Gallery, Long Beach, California
  • – Petit Louvre Art Gallery, Woodland Hills, California
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • – Professional Photographers of Los Angeles County – President 2009-2011
  • – Professional Photographers of California
  • – Professional Photographers of America
  • – National Association of Photoshop Professionals
  • CULTURAL AFFILIATIONS
  • – CENTER Santa Fe
  • – Los Angeles Center of Photography
  • – San Fernando Valley Arts Council
  • – Texas Photographic Society
  • – The Center for Fine Art Photography
  • – Valley Cultural Center
  • CHARITIES AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
  • – American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
  • – Calabasas Theatre Company
  • – Circle of Care Foundation
  • – City of Hope
  • – Executive Board of Governors
  • – Festival of New American Musicals
  • – LAPD Devonshire Police Athletic League (PALS)
  • – Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • – Make-A-Wish Foundation of Los Angeles
  • – Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep (NILMDTS)
  • – Professional Photographers of America Charities – Honorary Trustee
  • – Spotlight the Arts Foundation
  • – Tarzana Community and Cultural Center
  • – T.J. Martell Foundation
  • – Temple Judea
  • – The M.U.S.I.C. Foundation
  • – Therapeutic Living Centers for the Blind
  • – Topanga Boosters
  • – Valley Cultural Center – Chairman of the Board and Official Photographer 2012
  • – Valley Cultural Center – Executive Vice Chairman and Official Photographer 2011
  • – Valley Cultural Center – Executive Chair, Special Events and Official Photographer 2010
  • – Valley Cultural Center – Board of Directors and Official Photographer
  • – Valley Outreach Synagogue
  • – West Valley PALS
  • – Woodland Hills ~ Tarzana Chamber of Commerce
  • PRICES
  • $450 to $3,000 signed, framed and unframed in open and limited editions

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