EDUCATION

Rochester Institute of Technology, MFA in Imaging Arts, May 2013

University of Virginia, BA in Studio Art, May 2010

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Executive Programs Coordinator, Responsibilities include: Coordination of academic workshops geared towards international MBA students, research for site visits, providing support to hire professors, accompanying students participating in workshops, and preparing closing ceremonies. Center for Intercultural Education and Development (CIED), Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. 2014

Photographer/Editor, Responsibilities include: Shooting for wedding events, lighting setup, processing and editing of final images. Ross Studios, Rochester, NY 2013

Gallery Assistant, Responsibilities included: Working with gallery team on execution of upcoming exhibitions, installing and de-installing artworks, monitoring and keeping track of supplies, overseeing gallery receptions. SPAS Gallery, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 2013

Instructor of Record, Responsibilities included: Developing and managing course syllabi for digital & analog photography courses, facilitating class instruction, conducting critiques, executing lectures. College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 2011-3013

Vice President & Financial Director, Responsibilities included: Organizing and directing meetings with student members, creating and managing projects to build the graduate photography community, prospective student advisement, new student orientation, curating student artwork for display, handling funds and budget. Graduate Photography Association (GPA), Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 2012-2013

Photographer, Responsibilities included: Driving to location for long roll shooting at various schools in the D.C. metro area, setting up camera and lighting equipment, shooting student and faculty portraits, office work including yearbook layout/design and retouching. Splendid Portraits, Fairfax, Virginia 2010-2011

Event Assistant, Responsibilities included: Event coordination and supervision, on-site setup and operation of sound reinforcement, lighting, audio-visual, or other related equipment for events and activities as assigned by Newcomb Hall at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 2008-2010 

Intern/Assistant, Responsibilities included: Assisting photographer on shoots, editing, archiving and mounting photographs, researching grants and fellowships, and updating the artists website. Bruce Mckaig, Washington D.C., June-August 2009

 

SKILLS

Software: Lightroom, Photoshop, Bridge, InDesign, FlexColor, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Digital: Flatbed Scanning, Imacon Scanning, Color Correction, Retouching, Photographic Restoration, Inkjet Color Printing.

Analog: B&W Film Processing (35mm, 120, 4x5), Silver Gelatin Printing, Mural Printing, Alternative Processes (Cyanotype, Palladium).

Other: Mounting, Mat Cutting, Framing. 

Language: English-Native, Spanish-Fluent, Arabic-Proficient, French-Knowledge

           

EXHIBITIONS

Within the Walls, Thesis Exhibition, SPAS Gallery, Rochester, New York, April 2013

Reframing Photography, Online Exhibition, www.reframingphotography.com/page/nina-ramadan, 2013

Material Memory, Solo Exhibition, Saunders Gallery, Rochester, New York, December 2012-March 2013

Breaking Boundaries IV, International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China, September 2012

6x6 Group Exhibition, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, New York, June 2012

Photo Grads Group Exhibition, Neblette Gallery, Rochester, New York, April 2012-2013

Untitled Group Exhibition, Epicure Cafe, Fairfax, Virginia, July-September 2010

Material Memory, University of Virginia, McIntire School of Art, Charlottesville, Virginia, April 2010

 

AFFILIATIONS

Society for Photographic Education, 2012-Present

Graduate Photography Association, 2011-2013

George Eastman House, 2011-2012