Dominic Lippillo and Mark Schoon



-MFA Photography, Ohio University, Athens, OH (Lippillo)

-MFA Photgoraphy, Ohio University, Athens, OH



-Associate Professor of Art, Mississippi State University (Lippillo)

-Associate Professor of Art, Mississippi State University (Schoon)



-Domestic (In)Congruence, Elon University, Elon

-Domestic (In)Congruence, Hardman Hall Gallery, Mercer University, Macon, GA

-Conflation, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

-Defining Place, Birmingham Southern College, Birmingham, AL

-Defining Place, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

-Defining Place, Estrella Mountain Community College, Phoenix, AZ

-Anti-Local, SRO Photo Gallery, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

-Anti-Local, The Renaissance Center, Dickson, TN



-Half Truth, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH NATIONAL


-Of Memory, Bone and Myth 2017, Juror: Aline Smithson, Colonel Eugene Myers Art Gallery, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND NATIONAL


-Intimate View, Juror: David Hilliard, Garner Center, New England School of Photography, Boston, MA NATIONAL


-Imagined Realities (selected for online gallery and exhibition catalogue) Juror: Tom Chambers, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT NATIONAL


-Photowork ’16, 29th Annual National Juried Photography Exhibition Juror: Karen Irvine - Curator and Associate Director, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY – NATIONAL


-Still Life (online exhibition), Juror: Kat Kiernan, Editor-in-chief of Don’t Take Pictures,     NATIONAL


-Of Memory Bone and Myth 2016, Juror: Stephen Perloff - the founder and editor of The Photo Review, Colonel Eugene Myers Art Gallery, University of North Dakota, Grand Folks, ND NATIONAL


-Same But Different 2016 (online exhibition and catalogue), Juror: Darren Ching, Co-owner of Klompching gallery, New York Center for Photographic Art, New York, NY.!same-but-different- 2016/c13bh INTERNATIONAL


-Be Square, Juror: Christophe Dillinger – Editor for Square Magazine, SE Center for Photography, Greenville, SC NATIONAL


-Emerge, Juror: Linda Robinson - Gallery Director, Center Gallery at the Midwest Center for Photography, Midwest Center for Photography, Witchita, KS NATIONAL


-ViewPoint Gallery Photography Competition, Jurors: Alvin Comiter, Hannah Minzloff, and Eliot Wright, ViewPoint Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA INTERNATIONAL


-2015 Waterloo Arts Fest Juried Exhibition, Juror: Theresa Bembnister – Associate Curator, Akron Art Museum, Waterloo Arts Gallery, Cleveland, OH NATIONAL


-Knoxville Photo 2015, Juror: David J. Simchock, Emporium Center,

Knoxville, TN NATIONAL


-Shadow and Light, Juror: Todd Johnson – Director of Black Box Gallery, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR NATIONAL


-Still Life/Life Still, Juror: Yumi Gotto – Curator of Reminders Photography Stronghold, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT NATIONAL


-Of Memory, Bone and Myth 2015, Juror: Tom Young – Professor at Greenfield Community College, Rourke Art Museum, Moorehead, MN NATIONAL


-HÔME, Juror: Richard Turner – Professor Emeritus at Chapman University, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA NATIONAL


-Fact and Fantasy (Online exhibition), Juror: Melanie Craven – Founder of Tilt Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, VA NATIONAL


-13th Annual Joyce Elaine Grant Juried Photography Exhibition 2014, Juror: Elizabeth Seigel, Associate Curator of Photography, Art Institute of Chicago, Texas Women’s University, Denton, TX NATIONAL


-LaGrange National 2014, Juror: Annette Cone-Skelton – Co-

founder/President/CEO/Founding Director of The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia (MOCA GA), LaGrange Art Museum, GA NATIONAL


-SECAC 2013 Member’s Exhibition, Juror: Nancy Doll – Director of the Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Gatewood Gallery, Greensboro, NC NATIONAL


-Mapping: Borders, Bodies, Memories, Juror: Paula Tognarelli – Executive Director and Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography, David Weinberg Photography, Chicago, IL NATIONAL


-Sense of Place 2013, Juror: Don Kimes – Artistic Director, Chautauqua

Institution, New York and Professor of Art at American University,

Washington, D.C., Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA NATIONAL


-Abstraction, Juror: Matthew Gamber - Assistant Professor in the Visual Arts Department at the College of the Holy Cross, Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, VA – NATIONAL


-Print Center’s 87th Annual International Competition (Online), Juror: Irene Hoffman – Philips Director and Chief Curator, SITE Santa Fe The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA. INTERNATIONAL


-Small Wonders, Juror: Laura Amussen – Exhibitions Director and Collections Coordinator at Goucher College, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD NATIONAL


-Midwest Photo Emerge, Juror: Linda Robinson – Assistant Professor,

Photography at Wichita State University, Midwest Center for

Photography, Wichita, KS NATIONAL


-PhotoPlace Open (Online Annex exhibition and catalogue), Juror: Kyohei Abe – Director and Chief Curator, Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT NATIONAL


-National Small Works, Juror: Karen Marks – Director of the Howard Greenberg Gallery, SoHo Photo, New York, NY NATIONAL


-A Sense of Place 2011, Juror: Tom Hammond – Professor Emeritus, University of Georgia, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA NATIONAL


-Gift of Gift of 2011, Jurors: Jason Dibley – Exhibitions Coordinator, Houston Center for Photography. Rachel Hewlett – Board Member, Lawndale Art Center and the Leigh Bess Boone Foundation. Elspeth Patient – Curatorial Department, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Natalie Zelt – Curatorial Assistant, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Spacetaker, Winter Street Studios, Houston, TX INTERNATIONAL


-Inside/Outside: A Broad Interpretation of Space and Place on the Edge and In, Juror: Bruce Samuleson – Professor of Painting and Drawing, The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Center for the Art, Reading, PA NATIONAL


-No Place Like..., Juror: Jason Driskill – Gallery Curator and Studio Manager, The Renaissance Center, Renaissance Art Center, Dickson, TN NATIONAL


-The 10th Annual Art Inter/National Exhibition, Juror: Nicole Capozzi – Owner/Director, Box Heart Gallery, Heart Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA - INTERNATIONAL



-Photographs About Nothing, Invited to exhibit by Beth Lilly, Executive Director, Atlanta Photography Group, APG Gallery, Atlanta, GA - REGIONAL

-Concepts: Anything Goes, Juror: Erica Jamison - Executive Director of MINT gallery in Atlanta, GA, APG Gallery, Atlanta, GA – REGIONAL

-Jane Jackson Selects, Juror: Jane Jackson – Founder of Jackson Fine Art, APG Gallery, Atlanta, GA – REGIONAL

- Inhabited, Invited by Ben Goldman, Gallery Director/Curator, Kibbee Gallery, Atlanta, GA – REGIONAL

PUBLICATIONS (2016-2011)

-International Photography Annual, Manifest Gallery, Vol. 4

-International Photography Annual, Manifest Gallery, Vol. 2

-Mark Schoon and Dominic Lippillo, Le Journal de la Photographie (online)

-Anti-local, Exposure, Journal of the Society for Photographic Education Fall 2012 2011

-Anti-local, Culture Map (online)

-Anti-local, Fan Mail, Daily Serving (online)

-Anti-local, Lenscratch (online)

-Online supplement to Bruce Warren’s textbook Photography: The Concise Guide (2nd Edition, March 2011)

GRANTS & AWARDS (2016-2013)

-Purchase Award - AWARD , “Of Memory, Bone and Myth”,  University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND. 1 image from “Conflation” has been purchased for the permanent Universities collection.

-Honorable Mention AWARD. “Same but Different” (online exhibition) / New York Center for Photographic Art / New York, NY

-First Place AWARD. “2015 ViewPoint Gallery Photography Competition” / View Point Gallery / Halifax, Noviscotia, CA

-Faculty Research Support Program, Office of Research and Economic Development – GRANT. PI = D. Lippillo / $1,750 for “Conflation”, collaborative photography project with co- creator Mark Schoon, University of West Georgia / University grant, Mississippi State University.

-Artist Mini-grant GRANT. PI = D. Lippillo / $500 Award to purchase supplies for “Conflation”, collaborative photography project with co-creator Mark Schoon, University of West Georgia / Mississippi Arts Commission, Jackson, MS

-Red River Award AWARD. “Joyce Elaine Grant Juried Exhibition 2014” / Texas Women’s University, Denton, TX

-Juror’s Award AWARD. “Sense of Place 2013” / Gertrude Herbert Museum of Art, Augusta, GA


-Museum of Fine Art, Houston

-Museum of Photographic Art

-University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

-University of North Dakota