b. 1981 Chicago, lives and works in San Francisco

education
2013             California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California, MFA
2011             City College of San Francisco, San Francisco, California, Concentration: Photography
2003             McGill University, Montreal, Canada, B.S. Psychology

solo & two-person exhibitions
2017             Phillip Maisel & Elizabeth Russell, tmoro projects, Santa Clara, California
2017             Surface Tension, Maggie Preston & Phillip Maisel, Black Crown Gallery, Oakland, California
2016             Habitat, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles, California
2015             The Perfect Copy, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, California
2015             Serengeti Green, Document, Chicago, Illinois
2013             Stack, Right Window, San Francisco, California
2010             A More Open Place, Hotel Biron, San Francisco, California

select group exhibitions
2016              Boundary Issues, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2016              I Never Learned the Title of the Song I Always Sing, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA
2016              Workshop in Light and Color: The Legacy of the New Bauhaus, University of New Mexico, Taos, NM
2014              Composition, Zoo Labs, Oakland, CA
2014              The Social Medium, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
2014              Summer Group Show, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, California
2014              Layered and Exposed, Heaven Gallery, presented with Document, Chicago, Illinois
2013              Other Species of Spaces, doubleBread, San Francisco, California
2012              A.D.D., Emerald Tablet, San Francisco, California
2012              Balls Deep, 31 Rausch Gallery, San Francisco, California
2012              Screenshots, William Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, Connecticut
2012              John Baldessari: Class Assignments, Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, California
2011              Proof, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, California
2010              Perspectives, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, California
2010              94XXX x 5, Rare Device, San Francisco, California
2010              I Got 5 On It, 31 Rausch Gallery, San Francisco, California

honors
2016             Charter Member, Minnesota Street Project Studio Program
2010             Yefim Cherkis Scholarship Recipient
2008             Yefim Cherkis Scholarship Recipient
2008             First Annual Magnum Workshop Participant

collections
Kadist Art Foundation, San Francisco, CA
Pier 24 Photography, San Francisco, CA
Multiple Private Collections

press / features
2017              Maria Porges, Phillip Maisel/Maggie Preston and Black Crown Gallery, words about art, April 17
2017              Loring Knoblauch, Photography Highlights from NADA NYC 2017y, Collector Daily, March 6
2017              Benjamin Schmidt, Reviews in Brief, Phillip Maisel @ Shulamit Nazarian, Modern Painters, Winter
2016              Janelle Zara Roth, Boundary Issues @ Gregory Lind, Square Cylinder, August 12
2016              Peter Frank, Art About Town, Shulamit Nazarian, Venice, CA, Fabrik Magazine, September
2016              David Roth, Boundary Issues @ Gregory Lind, Square Cylinder, August 12
2016              David Roth, Best of 2015, Square Cylinder, January 2
2015              Charlotte Cotton, Photography is Magic!, Aperture
2015              Chris Reeves, Review: Phillip Maisel/Document Gallery, New City Art, July 13
2015              Greg Flood, Anatomy of the Perfect Copy, Examiner.com, July 8
2015              Zachary Royer Scholz, The Perfect Copy, Art Practical, July 2
2015              Elwyn Palmerton, Phillip Maisel @ Gregory Lind, Square Cylinder, June 24
2015              Aaron Harbour, Gregory Lind // Phillip Maisel : The Perfect Copy, Curiously Direct, June 17
2014              Kate Mothes, The Layered Images of Phillip Maisel, Young Space, April 20
2014              Maggie Haas, Now Featuring Phillip Maisel, Little Paper Planes blog, April 1
2013              Jordan Tate, I Like This Art, November 2
2013              Eric Dyer, Stack @@ Right Window, @@Art, online feature, August 1
2013              Leora Lutz, San Francisco Arts Quarterly online, July 25
2013              Kelly Lynn Jones, Little Paper Planes blog, July 10
2013              Kari Marboe & Claire Colette, MFA Now 2013 Archive, Root Division, February 6
2012              Lauren A. Walton, Screenshots, exhibition catalogue, March 22
2012              Kari Marboe & Claire Colette, MFA Now 2012 Archive, Root Division, February 11
2010              Marisa Figueiredo,Amálgamas Imagéticas: O Facebook Pelos Olhos de Algam, Obvious Mag, December 15
2010              Jordan Tate, I Like This Art, November 10
2010              Maria Popova, A More Open Place: Photograping Privacy, Brain Pickings, September 21
2010              Maisel Multi Layered Magic, Photopul.us, online feature, September 20
2010              Kyle Vanhemert, Photography, Gizmodo, online feature, September 17
2010              Michael Zhang, Long Exposure Photographs of Facebook Albums, PetaPixel, online feature, September 16
2010              Photojojo, Long Exposures + Facebook Albums = Gorgeously Layered Photos, online feature, September 10
2010              Joerg Colberg, Contemporary Photographers, Conscientious, online feature, August 30

lectures/panel discussions
2017              Guest Panelist, Senior Reviews, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
2015              Panel Discussion, Photography is Magic, John Houck, Kate Steciw, Matt Lipps, and Phillip Maisel, moderated by Charlotte Cotton, EXPO Chicago
2014              Artist Talk, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California
2013              Artist Talk, The Nueva School, Hillsborough, California
2013              Guest Panelist, Junior Advancement Reviews, California College of the Arts, Oakland, California
2013              Artist Talk, California College of the Arts, Oakland, California
2012              Lecture, Society of Photographic Education 49th Annual National Conference, San Francisco, California
2012              Artist Talk, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California


teaching experience
2015-            Instructor, Summer Atelier, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA (B&W Photography Intensive)
2013-2016     Instructor, The Nueva School, Hillsborough, CA (Digital and Analog Photography Electives)
2013-2014     Lecturer, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA (Digital Photo for Non-Majors)
2013             Teaching Assistant, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA (Investigations 1)
2013             Teaching Assistant, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA (Advanced Digital Printing Workshop)
2009-2010     Teaching Assistant, City College of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA (Design Fundamentals)
2005-2006     Teaching Assistant, Near North Montessori, Chicago, IL (Summer Program)


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