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Location: New York City, NY, USA
School: Pratt Institute
Major: Photography


Patrick Mead
25-85 42nd Street, Astoria, New York
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Bachelor of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY; May 2018
Photography major with minor in Sustainability Studies
International Baccalaureate Program, Poudre High School, Fort Collins, CO; May 2013

Brand Ambassador, Ripe; Spring 2019 - Present
Responsible for preparing and presenting sustainably sourced food for large groups of clients.
Studio Photographer, Manex; Summer 2019 - Present
Responsible for posing, lighting, and photographing mannequins for commercial and organizational purposes.
Director of Photography, Dobbalopolis Productions; Winter 2018 - Present
Responsible for composing and filming an ongoing series of educational medical videos, designed to diminish hospital fatalities resulting from procedural errors.
Part Time Gallery Assistant at Dia: Beacon; Summer 2018 - Fall 2018
Responsible for protecting artwork, observing museum procedures, and educating visitors.
Photographer for Pratt Institute Academic Senate; Fall 2017 - Spring 2018
Responsible for photographing all senate functions; portraits of senate officers
Event Coordinator and Photographer, Radiate; Summer 2016 - Present
Assisted in organizing participants at Radiate events, and photographing said events
Intern, Ira Lippke Studio; Spring 2016
Photo editing and assembly using Lightroom, InDesign, and Iris Books
Organized proofs and final prints; part time, 200 hours
Technician, Pratt Institute Digital Photography Lab and Document Center; Fall 2015
Assisted undergraduate and graduate students with printing on basic and advanced media
Intern, Julie Brokish Photography, Colorado; Summer 2014
Assisted with wedding photography, including setup and breakdown of complicated staged shots, independent candid photography of the event
Freelance portrait photography, Colorado; Summers 2012-2015
Worked cooperatively with graduating high school students to achieve personalized senior portraits in a wide range of settings
Volunteer, Mugs, Colorado; December 2012
Assisted independent local artists in taking free studio portraits and providing free prints to low income families for the holidays

Awards and Accomplishments
Merit Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY; 2013-2018
Senior Thesis Exhibit, “like a tree growing,” Pratt Institute; April-May, 2018
Best in Show Award, 2013 Congressional District High School Art Competition; June 2013
Photograph selected for display in the United States Capitol building, Washington, D.C.; free trip to view installation
Scholastic Gold Key winner, photography, 2013
Work selected for display at the Denver Art Museum

Sarah vanOuwerkerk, MFA, Professor and former Chair, Photography Department, Pratt Institute, Thesis Advisor, ------------
Jennifer Telesca, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pratt Institute, ------------
Philip Butler, Founder and CEO, Radiate, Employer, ------------
Christopher Sula, PhD, President, Academic Senate, Pratt Institute, Employer, ------------

photographer, writer, researcher