SARAH CHRISTEN

I am a freelance photographer, specializing in fashion. Originally from Ohio, I am currently based in LA, where I relocated after graduating with my Masters from the School of Visual Arts in NYC.

CONTACT

E: sarahmurray@me.com

CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION

2015            MPS, Fashion Photography, New York City, NY
2013            BFA, Photography, Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD), Columbus, OH
2010            AAS, Visual Communications, Sinclair Community College (SCC), Dayton, OH
2007           High School Diploma, Kettering Fairmont, Kettering, OH

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2015            Photographer, Jeffrey Campbell Shoes, Los Angeles, CA
                    Production Intern, Wenzel & Co., New York, NY
                    Freelance Photographer, Aegean Apparel, Dayton, OH
                    Freelance Photographer, No Fear of Missing Out, New York, NY
2014            Freelance E-Commerce Photographer, Amazon.com, Louisville, KY
2013            Photo Retoucher, EXPRESS Clothing, Columbus, OH
                    First Assistant (Freelance) for Scott Heidelberg Photography (Express         
                    Clothing), Columbus, OH
                    First Assistant (Freelance) for Michael Cogar (Lane Bryant), Columbus, OH
                    Freelance Photo Retoucher, Lane Bryant, Columbus, OH
                    Vendor for Juried CCAD Fourthmade Retail Pop-Up Store at Easton Town
                    Center, Columbus, OH
                    Vendor for Juried CCAD Spring Art Fair, Columbus, OH
2012            Photography Intern, Scott Cunningham Photography, Columbus, OH
                    Vendor for CCAD Art Sale, Columbus, OH
                    Curator/Show Coordinator for SPORTS Exhibition Group, Columbus, OH
                    Show Coordinator for States Of Consciousness, CCAD, Columbus, OH
2009           Graphic Artist/Marketing, Transforming Techniques Medi Spa, Kettering, OH
                    Freelance Photography: Four Ambition Clothing, Advanced Cosmetic Surgery
                    & Laser Center, weddings, musicians etc.


AWARDS / SCHOLARSHIPS/MISCELLANEOUS
2012            Member of CCAD SPORTS Exhibition Group
                    CCAD Presidents List for Spring Semester
                    CCAD Presidents List for Fall Semester
                    Photography Displayed in CCAD Kinney Hall Student Showcase
2011             Received 3-Year Merit Scholarship from CCAD
2009           Desktop Publishing Certificate from SCC
2007           Placed 2nd in National Tech Prep Competition
                    Received Tech Prep Scholarship from SCC

WORKSHOPS
2010            Zach Arias Photography One Light Workshop, Cincinnati, OH
2009           David Ziser Photography Master Class, Cincinnati, OH
2008           Jane Iredale Mineral Makeup Fashion Makeup Techniques, Cincinnati, OH

WORK EXPERIENCE
2011             Server/Beer Specialist, World of Beer, Columbus, OH
2011             Floor Sets for Express Clothing, Portfolio Creative, Columbus, OH
2005           Receptionist, Transforming Techniques Medi Spa, Kettering, OH
2010            Retail Jewelry Sales, Kay Jewelers, Kettering, OH

EXHIBITIONS
2015            One Minute Fashion Sculpture, RHS Terrace @ London College of Fashion,
                    London, England
2013            Solo Exhibit, MAMMILLAE: A PHOTOGRAPHIC THESIS BY SARAH CHRISTEN
                    MURRAY, CCAD Byers Gallery, Columbus, OH
2012            Know Your Peers; Student Exhibition by SPORTS, CCAD DSB Gallery,
                    Columbus, OH
                    Presentment; a Self Portrait show by Concours, Juried Exhibition, Homeport
                    Gallery, Columbus, OH
                    States of Consciousness, student exhibition, CCAD, Columbus, OH
2010            Solo Exhibit, Featured Local Artist, Advanced Cosmetic Surgery and Laser
                    Center, Cincinnati, OH
2009           Solo Exhibit, Photography Showcase, SCC, Dayton, OH
2007           Solo Exhibit, Photography Showcase, Kettering Fairmont HS, Kettering, OH