RINA A.C. DWECK photography










Copyright © 2017 Rina A. C. Dweck. All rights reserved.



1998  B.S. New York University, Studio Art, Magna Cum Laude

2018  M.F.A (projected) School of the Visual Arts






Face Shifts, Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn, NY



MORE Than Words/#iammore, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT

Really Really Affordable Art $how, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, curated by Helga Christofferson, Brooklyn, NY

International Photography Annual 5, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

Brooklyn: Juxtaposition, Repair the World NYC, curated by Aimee Rubensteen, Brooklyn, NY

Small Works, Trestle Gallery, curated by Heather Darcy Bhandari, Brooklyn, NY

Filmideo 2016, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ

Untitled.JPG, Pierro Gallery, curated by Meghan Maloney and Wannita Makaroon, South Orange, NJ

Brooklyn Wide Open 7 Art Show, curated by Beth Saunders, Brooklyn, NY

Boston Biennial 4, Boston, MA

4th International Biennial of Fine Art and Documentary Photography, Palazzo Italia, Berlin, Germany

Open (C)ALL: Up for Debate, BRIC Arts Media, Brooklyn, NY

Aesthetica Art Prize Finalist 2016

Generations X! Razzle Dazzle, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Cell Phone Photography Runner Up, 8th Pollux Awards 2016



The Jew as the Other, Abrazo Interno Gallery Clemente Center, New York, NY

LUMA screening, Texas State University, School of Art & Design, San Marcos, TX

iShow, An Exhibition of Smartphone Photography, Van Vessem Gallery, Tiverton, RI, curated by Alexander Castro

2015 National Juried Exhibition, First Street Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Steven Harvey

Phone-ography Exhibition, fotofoto Gallery, Huntington, NY

Wide Open 6 Art Exhibition, Certificate of Recognition, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, curated by Rujeko Hockley, Brooklyn, NY

Birth Rites Collection shortlist, curated by Helen Knowles and Althea Greenan, University of Salford, MediaCityUK, UK



Snap to Grid, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

Memory: International Mail Art Exhibition and Swap, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, British Columbia

Year in Review 2013, See.Me Exhibition Space, Long Island City, New York

MPLS Photo Center — Mobile Photo Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN

Portrait Category Finalist, 6th Pollux Awards 2014

Borderland — Hidden Identities & Forbidden Desires, Zaragoza, Spain

Professional Women Photographers 38th Anniversary Women's International Open Call for Entry, Honorable Mention in Portrait Category

Open Studio, June 2014, Brooklyn, NY

Stop the Cloud, I Want to Get Off, Instagram Photography exhibition, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

440 Gallery, 10th Annual Small Works Show, curated by Bill Carroll, Brooklyn, NY

Trestle Gallery, Small Works Show, Brooklyn, NY



Art Kudos International Competition Finalist, Online Art Exhibition

The Story of the Creative, Online Art Exhibition

Un-Inhibited Smart Device, “Best Use of Hipstamatic” Award, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition’s Inaugural Show, Brooklyn, NY



Project Face, Pop-up galleries in New York, NY & Asbury Park, NJ

Art Takes Times Square, Artists Wanted, New York, NY

Music and Art Showcase, New York, NY

Barbican Arts Group Trust, Artworks Open 2012, London, UK

Project Face, Pop-up exhibitions at Espanola Way and Breakwater Hotel, Miami, FL

Meta, Gallery 263, curated by Camilo Alvarez, Cambridge, MA

Portrait: Image and Identity, Blackbox Gallery, Portland, OR



Annual Student Holiday Exhibition, Green Studio, NY



Encore, Group Show, JCC, Deal, NJ



The Nature of Materials: A Treasure Hunt, curated by Peter Boynton, NYU, New York, NY

Undergraduate Group Sculpture Show, curated by Peter Boynton, NYU, New York, NY

Fundamentals of Painting Undergraduate Show, curated by Lisa Yuskavage, NYU, New York, NY






Guest Lecturer, BEYOND SELF-PROMOTION: Exploring Artists, Art Trends and

Aesthetics Through Social Media with Melissa Capasso, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY






Field Projects Gallery, Blog Feature, New York, NY, April 2016



Birth Rites: Childbirth Exhibition to ‘Crown’ Winning Artist at MediaCityUK, Mancunian Matters, UK



Artist Portfolio Magazine: Northeast vs. Southwest Collection feature

Drawing Ire, Not Artists, New York Times, July 30, 2014

Atwood Magazine, feature article

The Multiple eXposure Project Interview

Videofocus Biennial Edition, Stigmart 10 Videobiennale special issue



Rina Dweck, LandEscape Art Review



Artlog Tumblr Feature

Exposure Photography Competition and Catalogue Publication

Reyle, Meet Rina, Parts I, II, II, Saks POV, New York, NY

Putting on Her Artistic Face, Asbury Park Press, NJ

Project Face: Artist Rina Dweck Changed Her Facebook Profile Everyday For A Year, Huffington Post



Artists Wanted, Stories Told Through Photography: Artists Wanted Publication

Exposure: See Me Publication



Our Art: The Artists of the Sephardic Jewish Community, self-published by Magen David Yeshivah, Brooklyn, NY






Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT



Mayapple Center for the Arts and Humanities Visual Arts Program participant (John

Jerome O'Connor's "Confusing the Controller" seminar)

Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT



Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT



The Green Studio Summer Retreat, various locations






Seeing Through Photographs with Sarah Meister, Museum of Modern Art MoMA, New York, NY

The Annihilation of Time and Space: Image Literacy in the 21st Century with Rin(don) Johnson and Matthew Morroco, Bruce High Quality Foundation, New York, NY

Art Talk: Sharon Butler, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY



Performance 101 with Kembra Pfahler, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY

Deborah Brown Art Talk, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Panel Discussion: An Introduction to the Art Market, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Web One on One with Sharon Louden, Creative Capital

How to Approach, Engage & Communicate with Galleries, Museums & the People You Want to Know, with Sharon Louden, Creative Capital Webinar
Web Site, Blog & Email Essentials, with Sue Schaffner, Creative Capital Webinar
CUE Open Field Artist Networking, with Jay Wegman, Rachel Steinberg, Yevgeniya Baras, and Krista Saunders Scenna



Encaustic workshop, Brooklyn Art Space (BAS), Brooklyn, NY

Makeup Techniques for Showgirls, NY School of Burlesque, New York, NY

Introduction to Bookbinding: The Long Stitch, Brooklyn Brainery, New York, NY

Heather Darcy Bhandari Art Talk, Trestle Gallery, New York, NY

Artists Raising Kids, with Andrew Simonet, Creative Capital Webinar



Portfolio Review for Artists, Jason Stopa, Brooklyn Art Space (BAS), Brooklyn, NY

Breaking Into Art Worlds, Jason Stopa, Brooklyn Art Space (BAS), Brooklyn, NY

Park Slope Parent (PSP) Visual Artist Group member, 2013-present



Advanced Drawing, New York Studio School, New York, NY



Advanced Drawing, Guild of Creative Art, Shrewsbury, NJ



Diane Green Studio, various courses and semi-private studio space, New York, NY



Special Effects Makeup Course, New York University, New York, NY

Certificate in Esthetics and Makeup, Christine Valmy International School, New York, NY


Parsons School of Design, “The Magic of Makeup,” New York, NY





Breakwater Hotel, Miami, FL