Ben Panter

2603 Auburn Court, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054 \\ 609-605-5221 \\ twopanters@gmail.com \\ benpanter.com


Education

MFA

2012

Studio Art

Moore College of Art and Design,

4.0 GPA

Including a four week International Residency, Burren College of Art, Ireland

BA

2008

Studio Art

Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey,

Summa Cum Laude, 4.0 GPA

Athenaeum Honor Society Award, 2008

Academic Excellence Scholarship, 2004-2008

Dean’s Merit Scholarship, 2008

Athenaeum Honor Society, 2008

Stedman Art Award, 2008

Camden Honors College, 2004-2008

Dean’s List, 2004-2008

Area of Specialization: Alternative, Darkroom and Digital Photography; Digital Video

Professional Experience

2016-Present

Part-Time Lecturer

Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey

2014-Present

Senior Adjunct Professor

Rowan College at Burlington County, Pemberton, NJ

2010-Present

Communications Director

Fellowship Community Church, Mt. Laurel, NJ

2014-2015

Curator

Camden County Cultural & Heritage Commission Gallery, Blackwood, NJ

2012

Adjunct Professor of Photography

Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ

2011

Teaching Assistant

Moore College of Art & Design, Intermediate Photography, Philadelphia, PA

2010

Evening Instructor

Northern Burlington Regional School District,         Evening School, Beginner Photography, Columbus, NJ

2008-2010

Long-term Substitute

Eastern High School, Voorhees, NJ (Photography, Fall 2008; Graphic Arts, Spring 2009; Photography & Graphic Arts, Spring 2010)

2004-2007

Summer Camp Director’s Intern

Fellowship Community Church, Mt. Laurel, NJ (Develop and run summer youth camps for all ages and train high school age counselors)


Residencies, Visiting Artist Engagements & Guest Speaking

2017

Residency

Catoctin Mountain Park

Catoctin Mountain Park, MD

2016

Residency

Included 2 artist presentations

Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park, ME

Residency Juror

Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

2015

Big Read Residency

Rutgers- Camden Center for the Arts

Camden Community Charter School, NJ

Residency

Included 2 artist presentations

Rocky Mountain National Park - Centennial Celebration

Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Guest Speaker: “Changing modalities: from the classroom to online”

2015 Faculty eLearning Conference

Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

2014

Residency

Artscape Toronto, Gibraltar Point

Toronto, Ontario, CA

Teaching Artist

Ignite After-School Program

Rutgers - Camden Center for the Arts &

The Office of Civic Engagement, Cooper's Poynt School, Camden, NJ

2013

Residency

Rutgers - Camden Center for the Arts

Cooper's Poynt School, Camden, NJ

Guest Critic

Advanced Photography

Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

Lecture/Presentation

Artists in Society class

Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

2011

Residency

Burren College of Art

Ballyvaughan, Ireland

(accepted as part of graduate program)

2009

Lecture/Presentation

Artists in Society class

Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

Certificates

2008

New Jersey Certificate of Eligibility; Teacher of Art

2008

New Jersey Substitute Teacher’s Credential

Grants, Fellowships & Funding

2015

Successfully funded Kickstarter campaign

“Rocky Mountain National Park - Artist Residency”

http://kck.st/1MQqYRM

2014

Successfully funded Kickstarter campaign

"Cyanotype Photography Series"         http://kck.st/1n8Ygyu

2010

Moore College of Art and Design Graduate Fellowship

Moore College of Art,         Philadelphia, PA

2008

Dean’s Undergraduate Research Grant

Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

Exhibition Record

2017

Drawing On and On: The Mail Art Edition

WIlson Gallery, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia PA

The Handmade Print

Markeim Arts Center, Haddonfield, NJ

2016

100 Years of the National Park Service

Schlueter Art Gallery, Wisconsin Lutheran College, WI

Drawing On And On

WIlson Gallery, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia PA

The Grass Is Greener

Heavy Bubble & Artspace 1241, Philadelphia, PA

Mixed Use

3rd Street Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Employee & Alumni Show

BCC Student Gallery, Mt. Holly, NJ

2015

New Jersey Arts Educators Exhibition

Markeim Arts Center, Haddonfield, NJ, 2nd Place

Drawn to Darkness

RCBC Student Gallery, Mt. Holly, NJ

North  Camden Student

Art Showcase

Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

*included the collaborative project from my teaching residency in Camden*

Summer Art Exhibition

RCBC Student Gallery, Mt. Holly, NJ

Employee & Alumni Show

BCC Student Gallery, Mt. Holly, NJ

Rutgers Admissions Office

Including work from my Ireland residency, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ, Invitational

2014

The Symbiotic Relationship

MC3 Gallery, Blue Bell, PA

#SelfieShow

Yell Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Borders

2014 Mail ART+ Exhibition, Strasbourg Central Station, France

Library Exhibition Space

Mount Laurel Library, Mt. Laurel, NJ

Members and Faculty Exhibition

Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ

9th Annual National Arts Program Exhibit

Camden County Cultural & Heritage         Commission, Blackwood, NJ

2013

Ritual

110 Church Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

CQ 32

Creative Quarterly Journal, New York, NY, Runner-Up, Digital Gallery

Paul Robeson Library

Including work from the Stedman Gallery and the Hopkins House Gallery collections, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ, Invitational

Photography at the Edge

Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR, Juried

Thirty-Eighth Annual Open Call

Camden County Cultural & Heritage Commission, Blackwood, NJ, Juried, 2nd Place Award

2012

Visual Arts Faculty Show

The Marlin Gallery, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ, Invitational

MFA Thesis Exhibition

Levy Gallery, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA

5 into 1

Goldie Paley Gallery, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA, Juried

2011

Sneak Peek

Wiedman Gallery, Moore College of Art and Design, Phila, PA

Burren Open Studio

Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughan, Ireland

CQ 24

Creative Quarterly Journal, New York, NY, Runner-Up, Digital Gallery

Generation to Generation

Stedman Gallery, Camden, NJ, Juried

Influence Confluence

Hopkins House, Haddon Township, NJ and Markeim Arts Center, Haddonfield, NJ, Invitational

The ARTheart PROJECT

ZUZU Studio Gallery, Collingswood, NJ, Invitational

2010

Works on Paper

Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ, Juried

Low-Tech

The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO, Juried, Honorable Mention

One Night Art Event

The Victor Building, Camden, NJ

Generation to Generation

Stedman Gallery, Camden, NJ, Juried

2009

Conflict/Resolution

The Gallery at the Ritz, Oaklyn, NJ, Solo

Weird in NJ

Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ, Juried

Biggs Shot 2009

Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, DE, Juried

Generation to Generation

Stedman Gallery, Camden, NJ, Juried

National Arts Program

Hopkins House, Haddon Township, NJ, Juried

Thirty-Fifth Annual Open Call

Hopkins House, Haddon Township, NJ, Juried

Photo Op Op Op

Hopkins House, Haddon Township, NJ, Invitational

2008

Generation to Generation

Stedman Gallery, Camden, NJ

Thirty-Fourth Annual Open Call

Hopkins House, Haddon Township, NJ, Juried

Annual Juried Show

Markeim Arts Center, Haddonfield, NJ, Juried

Details

The Student Works Gallery, Camden, NJ, Juried

2007

Who’s Who of the Future

The Student Works Gallery, Camden, NJ, Invitational

Identity

The Student Works Gallery, Camden, NJ, Juried

Personal Archives

The Student Works Gallery, Camden, NJ, Juried

2006

Overlap

The Student Works Gallery, Camden, NJ, Juried

Courses Taught & Developed

Photography in Social Media

Rutgers Online Program

Taught

Black and White Photography

Camden County College, Rowan College at Burlington County

Taught

Intro to Art

Rowan College at Burlington County

Taught

History of Photography

Rutgers

Taught

The Contemporary Photographer

Rutgers

Developed

Smartphone Photography and Videography

Rutgers

Developed & Taught

Practical Design Toolkit

Rutgers

Developed & Taught

Video Creation Foundations

Rutgers

Developed & Taught

Collections

2017

Catoctin Mountain Park

Catoctin Mt. Park, MD

2017

Acadia National Park

Schoodic Institute, ME

2016

Rocky Mountain National Park

Estes Park, CO

History Colorado Center (video clips)

Denver, CO

2009

Hopkins House Gallery of Contemporary Art

Haddon Township, NJ

2008

Stedman Gallery

Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

Gallery Experience

2018

Juror

Fall into the Arts Juried Photo Show, Croft Farm Arts Center, Cherry Hill, NJ

2015

Juror

Best of 2015, Rutgers University, Student Works Gallery, Camden, NJ

2014-2015

Curator

CCC&HC Gallery, Blackwood, NJ

2010

Juror

Spring Open Call, Rutgers University, Student Works Gallery, Camden, NJ

2006-2007

Director & Installation

Rutgers University Student Works Gallery, Camden, NJ

Bibliography

2015

The Wire

“Mount Laurel Photographer Focuses on National Parks”, Aug. 19, 2015, pg. 1,7

Estes Park News

“Artist-In-Residence Programs Continue At RMNP With Photographer Ben Panter”, July 31, 2015, pg. 13

Estes Inside & Out

“RMNP artist program continues with photographer Panter”, July 31, 2015, pg. 1,3,6

2014

Moore Magazine

“Life of an Artist”, no.44 Fall/Winter 2014, pg. 20-21, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA.

http://moore.edu/about-moore/blog-publications/moore-magazine

Moore.edu

“Ben Panter”, Graduate Stories, moore.edu (Dec.2014)

http://moore.edu/about-moore/moore-stories/graduate-stories/2014/12/13/ben-panter

The Art Blog

"#SelfieShow @ Yell Gallery", theartblog.org (September 2014)

http://www.theartblog.org/2014/09/selfieshow-yell-gallery/

South Jersey Sun News

"Local Photographer's Work...", sj.sunn.ews (May 2014)

http://sj.sunne.ws/2014/04/28/mt-laurel-library-to-display-local-photographers-work-in-may-and-june/

2012

Moore Magazine

"New Inspiration", no.40 Fall/Winter 2012, pg. 20-21, Moore College of Art & Design, Phila., PA

http://moore.edu/about-moore/blog-publications/moore-magazine

Moore Graduate Brochure

"Graduate Studies at Moore", 2013/14, Cover, Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Exhibition Catalogue

"2012 Graduate Exhibition Catalogue", pg. 42-3, Moore College of Art & Design, Phila., PA

Knight Arts

Chip Schwartz, “Five Schools in One Show at Moore”, Knight Arts, knightarts.org (June 2012)

http://www.knightarts.org/community/philadelphia/five-schools-in-one-show-at-moore

2010

Wall Space Gallery

Christa Dix, “Ben Panter”, Wall Space Gallery | The Flat File, ws-flatfile.com (Oct. 2010)

http://ws-flatfile.com/2010/10/10/ben-panter/

The Center for Fine Art Photography

The Center, “Ben Panter”, The Center for Fine Art Photography Perspectives Blog, blog.c4fap.org (Oct. 2010), http://blog.c4fap.org/featured/ben-panter/

Photographer’s Forum Magazine

“Best of Photography 2010”, Photographer’s Forum Magazine, Santa Barbara, CA

2009

Philadelphia Art News Blog

Don Brewer, “Photo Op Op Op”, Philadelphia Art News Blog, brewermultimedia.com (June 2009), http://brewermultimedia.com/2009/06/16/photo-op-op-op/

Photographer’s Forum Magazine

“Best of Photography 2010”, Photographer’s Forum Magazine, Santa Barbara, CA

2008

Matter Magazine

Art Students League, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

2007

Matter Magazine

Art Students League, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

2006

Matter Magazine

Art Students League, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

Memberships

2014

Perkins Center for the Arts

Moorestown, NJ

2010-2011

The Center for Fine Art Photography

Fort Collins, CO

2008

Athenaeum Honor Society

Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

2006-2008

Art Students League

Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

2003

National Honor Society

Technical Abilities

Photography

including digital, alternative processes, black and white darkroom and large format

Video

shooting and editing for a DSLR or smartphone  workflow

Software

Adobe: Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator, Indesign, Muse, Premiere and After Effects

Apple: Final Cut Pro X