CV

  • EDUCATION
  • 2004
  • Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
  • Master of Fine Arts, Photography (Honors)
  • 1993
  • Universität zu Köln, Cologne, Germay
  • Bachelor and Master of Science (Diplom), Mathematics
  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS
  • 2012
  • Lo primero es la niña, Centro Cultural Pablo de la Torriente Brau, La Habana
  • Lo primero es la niña, Casa de Iberoamérica, Holguín, Cuba
  • 2011
  • Yolanda del Amo, Pascal Gallery, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah
  • 2010
  • Archipelago, Light Work Main Gallery, Syracuse, New York (catalog)
  • 2007
  • Archipelago, Hudson Franklin Gallery, New York
  • 2006
  • Yolanda del Amo, Barbara Walters Gallery at Sarah Lawrence College , Bronxville, NY
  • SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
  • 2019
  • The Space Between, Julie Saul Gallery, New York City
  • 2017
  • Nasty Women, The Institute Library, New Haven, CT
  • 2016
  • Visual Arts Faculty Show, Ramapo College of New Jersey (catalog)
  • 2015
  • "I Didn't Ask for it to be Over, but then agan, I Never Asked for it to Begin" by Ghost of a Dream at"AndI Feel Fine," the Re-Institute, Millerton, NY
  • 2014
  • The Female Gaze: A Survey of Photographs by Women from the 19th to the 21th Centuries, Marshall Center, Haverford College, Pennsylvania
  • VII Premio de Fotografía Fundación AENA, Palacio de Fernán Nuñez, Madrid
  • The Three Disciplines (curated by Stuart Pilkington), online exhibition
  • 2013
  • The Kids Are All Right, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA (catalog)
  • 40 years/40 artists, Light Work Main Gallery, Syracuse, New York
  • All the World's a Frame, Harn Museum of Art, Univesity of Florida, Gainesville
  • Making Pictures of People (curated by Andy Adams), Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City
  • 40 years/40 artists, Palitz Gallery a the Syracuse Univesity Lubin House, New York
  • The Kids are All Right, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC (catalog)
  • 2012
  • The Kids Are All Right, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI (catalog)
  • Certamen de Artes Plásticas el Brocense, Cáceres, Spain
  • Visual Arts Faculty Show, Kresge and Pascal Galleries, Ramapo College
  • 2011
  • Scope Art Fair NY presented by Light Work
  • 2010
  • All my Lovin; Fotofestival Lodz, Poland (catalog)
  • Transit, Real Academia de España, Rome
  • Accademie delle Accademie, Complesso Municipale Santo Espirito, Roma (catalog)
  • 20 eventi, centro Culturale, Toffia, Italy (catalog)
  • 2009
  • Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition 2009, National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC (catalog)
  • The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2009, National Portrait Gallery, London (catalog)
  • El Ojo de tu Vecino (curated by Rafeal Díaz Casas), Instituto Cervantes, New York (catalog)
  • XVII Certamen de Artes Plásticas de la UNED, Espacio "Cruz Novillo", Cuenca, Spain (catalog)
  • Domesticated (curated by Al Miner), Transformer Gallery, Washington DC
  • 2008
  • Descubrimientos, Photospaña, Consejeria de Cultura y Turismo, Madrid (catalog)
  • Art Faculty Exhibition, Artspace, New Haven
  • 2007
  • About This, The School of the International Center of Photography, New York
  • Salón Nacional de las Artes Visuales, Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires
  • Concurso de Artes Plásticas Gobierno de Cantabria, Casa de la Cultura, Torrelavega, Spain
  • Premio Platt, Galería Isidro Miranda, Buenos Aires (catalog)
  • 2006
  • BAC! 06, Festival de Arte Contemporáneo Barcelona (catalog)
  • Echo, Dam, Stuhltrager, Brooklyn, NY
  • Family Album, Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY
  • RISD NYC Biennial (curated by Robert Storr), Exit Art, New York (catalog)
  • Ties & Tides, LocalProject, Long Island City, NY
  • Concurso Purificación García 2006, Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid (catalog)
  • Alone with Eveybody, Hudson Frankln Gallery, New York
  • Artist in the Marketplace (AIM 26), Bronx Museum of Art, New York (catalog)
  • 2005
  • LIX Salón Nacional de Rosario, Museo Juan B. Castagnino, Rosario, Argentina (catalog)
  • Premio Argentino de Artes Visuales, Fundación OSDE, Buenos Aires (catalog)
  • Faculty Biennial, RISD Museum of Art, Providence, RI
  • Salón Nacional de las Artes Visuales, Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires (catalog)
  • Crushed Crushes, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL
  • Home Sweet Home, Rongio Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2004
  • Contemporary Vernacular, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
  • Remember my Name, Momus Gallery, Atlanta, GA
  • Girl Art Now, Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI
  • Annual Graduate Show, RISD Museum, Providence, RI
  • On/Off, Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI
  • Oculus Photofolio, ASA Gallery, Albuquerque, NM and Spark gallery, Syracuse (catalog)
  • 2003
  • Premio Joven Artes Plásticas, Centro Cultural de Moncloa Madrid (catalog)
  • Concurso de Fotografía Purificación García, Jardín Botánico, Spain (catalog)
  • Oculus Photofolio, Temple Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (catalog)
  • New England Photographers, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
  • Memory and Artifact, Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence
  • 2002
  • Introduction, Red Eye Gallery, RISD, Providence, RI
  • Buenos Aires Vida Cotidiana, traveling show through South East Asia (catalog)
  • RECOGNITIONS AND AWARDS
  • 2019
  • Critical Refugee Studies Collective Artist Grant, University of California
  • 2018
  • Puffin Foundation, Grant in Photography
  • Faculty Development Fund Award, Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • Europe Travel Grant, Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • 2017
  • Travel and Study Grant, Jerome Foundation
  • 2015
  • Faculty Development Fund Award, Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • 2014
  • Facullty Development Fund Award, Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • 2013
  • Nominee for the Leopold Godowsky Jr. Color Photography Award
  • 2012
  • Separately Budgeted Reseach Award, Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • 2011
  • Resident Artist, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
  • Separately Budgeted Research Award, Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • 2010
  • Resident Fellow, Spanish Academy in Rome
  • Grant "Propuestas", Fundación Arte y Derecho, Madrid
  • Grant for the Support of Spanish Emerging Artists, Spanish Ministry of Culture
  • 2009
  • Artist in residence, Light Work, Syracuse, NY
  • Commendation, Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition, National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC
  • 2008
  • John Anson Kittredge Educational Fund Grant
  • Conneticut State University Research Grant
  • 2007
  • Grant for Emerging Artists, Spanish Ministry of Culture
  • 2006
  • Professional Development Grant, Rhode Island School of Design
  • Grant for Emerging Artists, Spanish Ministry of Culture
  • Resident Artist, Terra Foundation for American Art, Giverny, France
  • 2005
  • Artist in the Marketplace (AIM 26), Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York
  • Second Prize, Salón Nacional de las Artes Visuales, Buenos Aires
  • 2004
  • Artist in residence, Lower Manhattan Culture Council (LMCC), New York
  • Honorable Mention, Premio Joven de Artes Plásticas, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
  • PUBLICATIONS
  • 2018
  • Luscombe, Belinda, “Why are we all having so little Sex,” TIME.com
  • 2017
  • Spread in PhotoDot magazine, June issue
  • Foundry, Only Poetry magazine, Issue # 4
  • Landscape Stories # 26
  • 2013
  • Kuan, Deborah, “La Tortuga y el Zorro,” Buenos Aires review
  • 2012
  • Catalog to the show “The Kids are All Right,” essay by Ann Beattie, “Implied Portraits”
  • 2010
  • Contact Sheet no. 159 (monograph), essay by Mary Goodwin
  • Contact Sheet no. 157, p-56-61 (annual issue), essay by Hannah Frieser
  • Wahnsinnig Reich, Context Verlag Augsburg. Text by Andreas Beck and Wolf Dieter Enkelmann, and photographs by Nicole Wiedinger,
  • Thomas Weinberger, Hartmut Nägele, Peter Felbert and Yolanda del Amo.
  • 2009
  • Catalog to the show “El Ojo de tu Vecino,” essay by Rafael Díaz Casas, “Mirando a tu vecino”
  • 2007
  • Catalog to the show “Archipelago,” essay by Debora Kuan, “All the Silences Between Us”
  • 2006
  • “Forum: Yolanda del Amo”, Camera Austria, no. 96, p. 50–51
  • “Dos galerías de Nueva York y Madrid acogen un intercambio de artistas”, La Vanguardia, Barcelona, Sept. 26
  • Catalog to the show “AIM 26”, Bronx Museum of the Arts, p. 3, essay by Erin Salazar and Lydia Yee
  • REVIEWS
  • 2019
  • GalleryIntell, "The Space Between at Julie Saul Gallery"
  • Yu, Ashley, “Art Out: The Space Between," Musée, April 17.
  • Révy, Suzanne, “The Space Between,” What Will you Remember? April 11.
  • 2010
  • Rushworth, Katherine, “Light Work exhibit considers the silence, distance of relationships.” Syracuse Post Standard, November 14
  • 2009
  • Southern Profiles: “A Certain Kind of Quietness–Del Amo’s Photographs of Silence and Space”, Southern Life, New Haven, December
  • O’ Sullivan, Michael, “Portraits not just a moment in time”, The Washington Post, November 13
  • Collado, Adriana, “Nueva York vista con otros ojos”, El Setinel, Orlando, August 29
  • Bauch, Chelsea, “Recap: Men and the Domestic Interior at Transformer”, Decider D.C., June 4
  • Dawson, Jessica, “When a Man’s Home Is His Castle to Care For”, The Washington Post, May 22
  • Judkis, Maura, “Al Miner curates “Domesticated” at Transformer Gallery, Washington City Paper, May 20
  • 2006
  • Nordmann, Monika, “Museum takes AIM”, The Highbridge Horizon, April, p. 3
  • Quigley, Ryan, “Hitting the mark”, NY Arts, Vol. 2 # 5/6, p. 55
  • Vignoli, Beatriz, “Cuando el arte se añora a si mismo”, Rosario 12, Argentina, December 10
  • 2004
  • Feeney, Mark, “The Extra in the Ordinary”, The Boston Globe, November 19, p. C21
  • Millis, Christopher, “Treasures among dross”, The Boston Phoenix, November 24, p. 24
  • McNatt, Glenn, “Here, the setting is more worthy than the stone”, The Baltimore Sun, September 4, p. 3D
  • Cullum, Jerry, “Reality with a twist”, Atlanta Journal and Constitution, August 12, p. 13
  • Rodriguez, Johnette, “Women’s Work”, The Providence Phoenix, June 16, p.8

  • ARTIST TALKS
  • 2017
  • School of the International Center of Photography
  • 2014
  • Concordia University, Montreal
  • Purchase College, State University of New York
  • Librería Alma Mater, Havana
  • 2012
  • College of Staten Island, City University of New York
  • Unión de Escritores y Artistas (UNEAC), Havana, Cuba
  • 2011
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • 2010
  • Terra Foundation for American Art, International Symposium "Geographie of Art: Sur le Terrain", Paris
  • Cornell University, Rome
  • 2007
  • Southern CT State University
  • 2006
  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • 2003
  • Universidad Prilidiano Pueyrredón, Buenos Aires
  • PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
  • Haverford College, Pennsylvania
  • Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • Fundación Universidad Complutense, Madrid
  • Colección Gobierno de Cantabria, Spain
  • Light Work, Syracuse, New York
  • Real Academia de España en Roma
  • TEACHING
  • 2010-today
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey, Associate Professor of Photography and Digital Media
  • 2007-2010
  • Southern CT State University, Assistant Professor of Photography, Tenure Track appointment
  • 2006
  • State University of New York (SUNY) Purchase Collage, Adjunct Professor
  • 2005-2007
  • International Center of Photography (ICP), New York, Part-Time Faculty
  • 2004-2008
  • Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, Critic