Resume - jacksonechols



University of Texas at Arlington

Arlington, Texas

Department of Art and Art History

Masters of Fine Arts, Studio Intermedia

Graduated Spring 2014

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, Alabama

Department of Art and Art History

Bachelors of Fine Arts, Studio Art- Concentration in Photography

Graduated Spring 2011

Teaching Experience

ART 2360: Intro to Digital Photography

University of Texas at Arlington

Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Summer 5-Week 2014

Teaching Assistant Experience

ART 1305: Intro to 2D Design/Assisting Professor Tore Terrassi

University of Texas at Arlington

Spring 2014

ART 2350: Intro to Photography (Darkroom)/Assisting Professor Jesse Barnett

University of Texas at Arlington

Spring 2013


January 2017- Present: Warehouse Manager at Displays FAS, Arlington, Texas

May 2016 - December 2016: Warehouse Associate and Art Handler at Displays FAS, Arlington, Texas

Fall 2014 - Spring 2016: Technical Assistant IV at University of Texas at Arlington

Fall 2012 - Spring 2014: Graduate Teaching Assistant, Teaching ART2360: Intro to Digital Photography, UT-Arlington, Arlington, Texas

Fall 2011 - Spring 2014: Photo Lab Supervisor, UT-Arlington, Arlington, Texas

Spring 2011: Digital Production Assistant, Belmont Studios, Pelham, Alabama

Spring 2010: Assistant to Ron Platt, Hugh Kaul Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL.

2006 - 2011: Self- Employed. Jackson Echols Imaging and Printing, Birmingham, AL. ~ Offering digital imaging and printing services to local artists and photographers, including high-resolution digital capture and scanning, retouching and large-format printing.

2007: Served on the Board of Directors for the Birmingham Art Association, Birmingham, AL

2004 - 2007: Freelance Photographer for Portico and Flower Magazines, Birmingham, AL


2012 - Present: DAC Hospitality, Atlanta, GA

2011 - Present: Designers ART (under ARTMOXM INC.), Palos Verdes, CA

2007 - Present: GJ Cloninger and Co, Morris Plains, NJ


Mimesis: A Collaboration with Matt Clark and Jackson Echols

June 27 - August 22, 2015

Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX

The Blue Room (Solo Show)

June 28 - July 19, 2014

Rachel Nash Gallery, Dallas, TX

Masters of Fine Arts Exhibition 2014

April 7 - 19, 2014

University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX

500X Student Discount

October 11 - 27, 2013

500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

Juried by Laura Lee Brott, Jessica Iannuzzi Garcia and Lisa Hees from the McKinney Ave. Contemporary in Dallas, Texas (The MAC)

500X Expo 2013

February 16 - March 3, 2013

500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

Juried by Iris Bechtol

5x5x5 Small Works Show

December 8 - 30, 2012

Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, Virginia

Juried by Stefanie Fedor, Executive Director of Arlington Arts Center

International Juried Photography Exhibition

October 28, 2012 - January 13, 2013

12 12 Gallery, Richmond, Virginia

Juried by Ignatius Widiapradja, Associate Professor of Art and Design at Drake University

Modest in Scale

November 16 - December 15, 2012

Abecedarian Gallery, Denver, Colorado

Juried by Doug Stapleton, Assistant Curator of Art at Illinois State Museum Chicago Gallery & Adjust Faculty at Columbia College Chicago's Interdisciplinary Arts graduate program

Death is the Destination

August 9 - September 21, 2012

Welch School Galleries/Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

Juried by Nancy Floyd, Ruth Stanford, and Christina West

897 Square

June 14 - July 31, 2012

Gallery 76102, Fort Worth, Texas

Juried by Marty Walker


June 6 - 23, 2012

Flow Art Space, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Bridges: Dallas-area MFA Collaborative Exhibition

March 2-4, 2012

500 West Singleton, Dallas, Texas

Chautauqua National Juried Exhibition: Living with Others

January 23 – February 24, 2012

Giles Gallery, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky

International America: National Identity in Flux

December 2 – 30, 2011

TEJAS Gallery, Dayton, Ohio

2011 University of Alabama at Birmingham Spring BFA Exhibition

April 14 - May 7, 2011

Artlab at UAB, Birmingham, Alabama

Birmingham Biennial 3

April 9 - May 22, 2010

Bare Hands Gallery, Birmingham, Alabama

Juried by Dan Cameron- Director of Visual Arts at the Contemporary Arts Center of New Orleans and Organizer of Prospect 1 New Orleans

Biagini, Choi, Echols, Fields, Fox, Hicks, Neel, Rieger

February 5 - March 27, 2010

Beta Pictoris Gallery, Birmingham, Alabama

Publications and Awards

2013 Society for Photographic Education Student Scholarship- South Central Region

2012 Focus on Singh-Ray Filters Blog Feature Article “Jackson Echols Marks His First Decade As A Nature Photographer”

October 2010 Outdoor Photographer Magazine Article "Your Favorite Places: Little River Canyon, Alabama"

2010 Focus on Singh-Ray Filters Blog Feature Article "It's clear that Jackson Echols is off to an excellent start as a nature photographer and artist"

2010 Photographer's Forum Best of College Photography Publication in the Best of College Photography Annual and selection as a finalist

2008 Focus on Singh-Ray Filters blog feature article: “Capturing last fall’s color was a walk in Zion National Park with Singh-Ray filters”

2007 Nature’s Best Photography for Kids Magazine “Masters in the Making” feature article

2007 Focus on Singh-Ray Filters blog feature article: “You’re never too young to use filters like a pro! Part 1”


All Images Copyright Jackson Echols 2018