Lupita Murillo Tinnen

 

Education


2015 PhD University of Texas at Dallas Aesthetic Studies

2001MFAUniversity of North TexasPhotography

1998BA Texas A&M-CommercePhotography


Professional Experience


2016-presentAssociate Dean of Academic Affairs, Collin College, Frisco, TX

2005-2016 Full-time faculty, Collin College, Frisco, TX

Photography Department Chair, 2008-2011, 2016

2004-2005Part-time faculty, Baylor University, Waco, TX

2004-2005Part-time faculty, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 

2004Part-time faculty, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

Part-time faculty, Richland College, Dallas, TX

2004-2005Part-time faculty, Eastfield College, Dallas, TX

2003-2004Visiting Assistant Professor, Baylor University, Waco, TX

2002-2003Visiting Assistant Professor, Texas A&M-Commerce, Commerce, TX


Solo Exhibitions


“From Inside the Home: A Portrait of Mexican Immigrant Women.” Tarrant County College Art Gallery, Fort Worth, 2016

“Immigrant Laborers.” Moudy Gallery, Texas Christian University, Ft. Worth, 2016

“Immigrant Laborers.” Visual Arts Gallery, University of Texas at Dallas, 2015

“American DREAM.” Bethea Gallery, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA, 2013

“American DREAM.” Amarillo College Gallery, Amarillo, TX, 2013

“American DREAM.Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL, 2011

“American DREAM.” Texas Central College, Killeen, TX, 2011

“American DREAM.” Killeen Convention Center, Killeen, TX, 2011

“American DREAM.” Women and Their Work Gallery, Austin, TX, 2010

“Looking Inward.” Kiva Gallery, Mountain View College, Dallas, TX, 2009

“Mourning Sickness.” Brookhaven College Studio Gallery, Farmers Branch, TX, 2009

"Mexican Women: Photographs by Lupita Murillo Tinnen." Corridor Gallery, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, 2004

"Mix! Series: Lupita Murillo Tinnen." Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX, 2004

"Lupita Murillo Tinnen." The Image Gallery, Longview, TX, 2003

"From Inside the Home: A Portrait of Mexican Immigrant Women." Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton, TX, 2001

"Houston Center for Photography Fellowship Exhibition." Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX, 2001

"Mexican Tile: An Exhibition of Photographs by Lupita Murillo." Dallas Community Television, Dallas, TX, 2000

"El Trabajo de la Mujer." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 1998

"Fotografías de mi Familia." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 1996


Two-Person Exhibitions


“Juan Hernandez and Lupita Murillo Tinnen.” Capital One Campus, Plano, TX, 2015

“Context: Lupita Murillo Tinnen and Keith Wilson.” Brazos Gallery, Richland College, Dallas, TX, 2010

“Lupita Murillo Tinnen and Mark Malloy.” Ameen Gallery, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA, 2001 


Group Exhibitions

“Critical Mass: A Survey of UT Dallas’ Visual Arts Alumni 1997-2017,” Spin Gallery, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, 2017

“This, That, or The Other: Emerging Trends and Vernacular in Photograph,” Cultivate 7twelve Gallery, Waco, TX, 2017

“Faculty Exhibition.” ARTS Gallery, Collin College, 2016

“Combined Caucus Exhibition.” Living Arts Center, Tulsa, OK, 2016

“4th International Combined Caucus Juried Exhibition.” Red Rock Resort, Las Vegas, NV. Juror: Aline Smithson, 2016

“Neighbors.” MAINSITE Contemporary Art Gallery, Norman, OK, 2015

“Hecho en Dallas.” Latino Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2013

“Stations of the Cross Art Exhibition.Christ United Methodist Church, Plano, TX, 2013

“Arte Latino: Contemporary Latin American Artists.” LuminArté Fine Art Gallery, Dallas, TX, 2013

“Reframing Documentary: Creative Ph.D. in Progress.” University of Texas at Dallas Art Gallery, Richardson, TX, 2013

“SPE Member Show.” Mississippi State University Gallery, Starkville, MS, 2012

“Faculty Exhibition.” ARTS Gallery, Collin College, 2012

“The Photographic Mirror.” Fotofest, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX, 2012.

“Stations of the Cross Art Exhibition.” Christ United Methodist Church, Plano, 2012

“Captivar La Luz: A Latino Experience.”  Odessa College, 2012.

“Social Studies.” UTD Gallery, Richardson, TX, 2011.

“Red Dot.” Women & their Work Gallery, Austin, TX, 2011

“5x7.” Art House, Austin, TX, 2011

“Loteria tres.” Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2011

“What’s Mine is Yours.”, The Center for Photography, Woodstock, NY, 2011

“Made in Woodstock V.” The Center for Photography, Woodstock, NY, 2011

“¡Loteria, Loteria! (Tres).” Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2011

“Recuerdos: Nostalgia on the Periphery.” UNT Art Gallery, Denton, TX, 2010

“Captivar La Luz: A Latino Experience.” Blue Star LAB, San Antonio, TX, 2010

“Independence.” West Chicago City Museum, Chicago, IL, 2010

“Like Water for Chocolate Exhibition: A Response by Dallas Women Artists.” Cliff Gallery, Mountain View College, 2010

“Red Dot.”  Women and Their Work Gallery, Austin, TX, 2010

“Crosswinds.” Ameen Gallery, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 

“Hispanica.” ARTS Gallery, Collin College, Plano, TX, 2009

“Viewfinder: New Texas Talent.” Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX, 2009

“Wish! Art Auction Exhibition.” Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX, 2009.

“Everything’s going to be okay.” Brownsville Historical Association, Brownsville, TX, 2009.

“Marvels of Modernism.” George Eastman House, Rochester, NY, 2008.

“Viewfinder: New Texas Talent.”  Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX and Dallas 

  Contemporary, Dallas, TX, 2008.

“Everything’s going to be okay.” MexiArte Museum, Austin, TX and Brownsville, TX, 2008.

“Click Chicks+ mostly women photographers.” Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX, 2008.

“Verse and Reverse.” Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2008.

“TPS 16: The National Competition.” Traveling exhibition: St. Edward’s University Art Gallery in Austin, TX, Center for Contemporary Art in Abilene, TX, Fotofest in Houston, TX, Calumet Photo Art Gallery in New York City, Calumet Photo Art Gallery in San Francisco, CA, 2008

"Noche de Bohemia." Ice House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2007.

"The Evolving Document." 14th Street Gallery, Plano, TX, 2007.

"local/e." University of Texas at Dallas Main Gallery, Richardson, TX, 2007.

"Ojo Dos." Forum Gallery, Brookhaven College, Dallas, TX, 2007.

"Exhibition One: The Faculty." The Arts Gallery, Collin College, Plano, TX, 2007.

"Funny Stories and Absurdity." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2007.

"Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition." Texas Women's University, Denton, TX. Juror: Katherine Ware, 2007.

"80th Annual International Competition: Photography." The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA. Juror: Stephen C. Pinson, 2006.

"Contemplacíon." Fort Worth Central Library, Fort Worth, TX, 2006.

"25th Anniversary Art Exhibition." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2006.

"Exhibition One: The Faculty." The Arts Gallery, Collin County Community College, Plano, TX, 2006.

"Hispanic Festival Exhibition." Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, TX, 2006.

"Crossroads: Points of Transition and Intersection." Ameen Gallery, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA, 2005.

"Exhibition One: The Faculty." The Arts Gallery, Collin County Community College, Plano, TX, 2005.

"Rescued Moments." Icehouse Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2005.

"Women in Print: Photographers and Printmakers." El Centro Art Gallery, Dallas, TX.

"The 2005 Protégé Exhibition." Cultural Activities Center, Temple, TX, 2005.

"Stories: Real, Dreamed, and Invented." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2005.

"Photographs by the Focus Group." McLennan Community College, Waco, TX, 2005.

"Friends of ALAS." Latino Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, Jurors: Alda Godines, Flora Maria Garcia, and David Newton, 2004.

"¡Loteria, Loteria! (Dos)." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2004.

"Wish! Art Auction Exhibition." The Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX, 2004.

"Third Floor Invitational." Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, 2003.

"Virgen Exhibition with Art and Poetry." Cathedral Guadalupe Church, Dallas, TX, 2003.

"Faculty Show." Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, 2002.

"Day of the Dead Exhibition." FINA Foundation Gallery, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX, 2002.

"Nosotras: Portraits of Latinas." Carlsbad Museum and Art Center, Carlsbad, NM, 2002.

"Women in the Arts Exhibition." Dunn-Richmond Center, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, 2002.

"El Corazón Art Exhibit 2001." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2001.

"Shutter." University of Dallas, Haggerty Gallery, Dallas, TX, 2001.

"On My Own Time." Denton Center for the Visual Arts, The Meadows Gallery, Denton, TX. Juror: Fran White-Shurtleff, 2001.

"Voertman's Exhibition." University of North Texas, Denton, TX. Juror: Paola Morsiani, 2001.

"La Virgen de Guadalupe Ninth Annual Art Exhibit." Ice House Gallery, Dallas, TX, 2000.

"Beautiful Señoritas." The Undermain Theatre Space, Dallas, TX, 2000.

"Digno." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2000.

"El Corazón Art Exhibit 2000." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2000.

"13th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper." Works on Paper Exhibit I, McNeese State University, Abercromie Gallery, Lake Charles, LA. Juror: Terrie Sultan, 2000.

"Works on Paper Exhibit II". Baton Rouge Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA, 2000.

"Bosque County Photography Exhibition." Bosque Conservatory, Clifton, TX. Juror: Maria Teresa Garcia-Pedroche, 2000.

"La Virgen de Guadalupe Eighth Annual Art Exhibit." Ice House Gallery, Dallas, TX.

"Arte Latino 99." African-American Museum, Dallas, TX, 1999.

"The Red Dot." University of North Texas Union Gallery, Denton, TX, 1999.

"El Día de Los Muertos Art Exhibit." Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 1999.

"Eye Thirty-Five Exchange." UTSA Satellite Space, San Antonio, TX, 1999.

"In Progress: Contemporary Photographic Works." Washington University, St. Louis, MO. Juror: Joe Deal, 1999.

"Federation of North Texas Area Universities Juried Exhibition." Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, Jurors: Ann Wilkes-Tucker & Allison de Lima Greene, 1999.

"Texas Photographic Society 14th Annual Member's Only Exhibition." Photographic Archives Gallery, Dallas, TX, Juror: Maria Teresa Garcia-Pedroche, 1999.

"Arte Latino 98." African-American Museum, Dallas, TX, 1998.

"New Chicano Art." El Centro College, Dallas, TX, 1998.

"Hispanic Festival Exhibition." Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, TX. Juror: Maria Teresa Garcia-Pedroche, 1997.

"Art Director's Club of Houston: The Houston Show." Houston, TX. Jurors: Jesus Felix, Doug Herbert, Martin Miglioretti, and Ron Scott, 1997.

"Dallas Society of Visual Communications Student Exhibition." Dallas, TX, 1997.

"Creative Summit Exhibition." Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, Juror: Duane Michels, 1996.


Publications/Reviews of work


“350 Words: Lupita Murillo Tinnen’s “American Dream.” Review in Glasstire by Colette Copland, 2011.

“Mourning Sickness,” photographic series in published in Photography Quarterly Issue #99, 2010

"Lupita Murillo Tinnen, The Dallas Center for Contemporary Art." Sara-Jayne Parsons. Exposure. Volume 38:1. 2005.

"DRCLAS NEWS." David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University, Newsletter pp. 6-7, Spring 2000.

"Shots #60." Juror: Russell Joslin, 1998.

"The Special." (TAMU-Commerce Publication), 1995.


Artist in Residence


Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY, 2008.


Curated Exhibitions


“Physical Labor: Photographs of Workers 1940 to the Present.” Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building Gallery, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, 2014



Presentations and Lectures


“The Post Documentary: Immigrants,” Journalism Education Association National High School Journalism Convention, Dallas, TX, 2017

“The Post Documentary: Connecting Social Awareness with Art in the Digital Age,” Society for Photographic Education South Central Chapter Conference, Waco, TX, 2017

“Documenting Cultural Memory in the Digital Age,” Community College Humanities Association, Southwestern Division Conference, Fort Worth, TX, 2016

“Photographs and the Integrity of Authorship,” Professors Lupita Murillo Tinnen and Byrd Williams, Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Labor Day Event, Collin College, 2016

“Of Borders and Beyond: The Politics of Immigration and the Latino Experience.” Discussants: Alejandro Cartagena, Carlos Diaz, and David Taylor, Moderator: Lupita Murillo Tinnen, Society for Photographic Education National Conference, “Constructed Realities,” Las Vegas, NV, 2016

“The Humanities for the Public Good.”  Discussants: Dr. Sandy Stone, Dr. Kimberly Knight, Dr. Kimberly Hill, Dr. Lupita Murillo Tinnen. Moderator: Lisa Bell, Research Art Writing (RAW) conference, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, 2016

“Documenting the Immigrant: Lupita Murillo Tinnen vs Jacob A. Riis.” Presenter, Society for Photographic Education South Central Conference, Norman, Ok, 2015

"Documenting Cultural Memory in the Digital Age." Panelist, Digital Frontiers Conference, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, 2015

“Dornith Doherty and Lupita Murillo Tinnen.” Dallas Center for Photography Lecture Series, Dallas, TX, 2015

“Popular and Visual Culture.” Moderator/Panelist, The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Conference, Collin College, Plano, TX, 2015

“Documenting Culture and Change.” Discussants: Lilly Albritton, Giraud Polite, Lupita Murillo Tinnen. Moderator: Marilyn Waligore, Research Art Writing (RAW) conference, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, 2015

“Lupita Murillo Tinnen.” North Lake College, Photography class, Irving, TX, 2015

“Cultural Collision.” Discussants:  Jeff Baker, Soody Sharifi and Kenn Thorpe. Moderator: Lupita Murillo Tinnen, Photo TXcetera, Dallas, TX, 2014

“Digital Photography 101.” Frisco Public Library, Frisco, TX, 2010

“American D.R.E.A.M.” Discussants: Loren Campos, Terri Givens, Barbara Hines, Ramiro Luna, Moderator: Lupita Murillo Tinnen, Women and their Work Gallery, Austin, TX, 2010

“Artist Gallery Talk.” Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX 2008

“Lupita Murillo Tinnen.” University of Arlington, Photography class, Arlington, TX, 2006

“Lupita Murillo Tinnen.” Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX, 2004

“Lupita Murillo Tinnen.” Tarrant County College, Northeast Campus, Art History class, Fort Worth, TX, 2004

Presenter, Association of Texas Photography Instructors, Winter Conference, Austin, TX, 2003

“From Inside the Home.” Society for Photographic Education, Presenter at South Central Regional Conference, Thibodaux, LA, 2002

“From Inside the Home.” Society for Photographic Education, Presenter at Midwest Regional Conference, Carbondale, IL, 2001

“From Inside the Home.” University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 2001


Awards and Recognition


Women of Visionary Influence Mentoring Award Finalist, 2017

League of United Latin American Citizens, National Young Adult Advisor of the Year Award, 2007, 2010, 2014, 2015

League of United Latin American Citizens, Texas Young Adult Collegiate Sponsor of the Year Award, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015

League of United Latin American Citizens, District III Young Adult Advisor of the Year Award, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016

Outstanding Professor, Finalist, 2010

Innovator of the Year, Nomination, 2006



Community Involvement


Allen Arts Alliance Festival Juror, 2016

Denton Camera Club, Monthly Contest Juror, 2016

Plano Camera Club, Monthly Contest Juror, 2016

Association of Photography Instructors (Texas High School Student Conference), Design and Composition Workshop Instructor, Austin, TX, 2006

Association of Photography Instructors (Texas High School Student Conference), Portfolio Reviewer, Austin, TX, 2006.

Frisco ISD Staley Middle School Career Day, Photography Presentation, 2005


Technical Abilities

Macintosh and Windows Platforms, Adobe Software: Photoshop, Lightroom, InDesign, Illustrator, Capture One, Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Blackboard, Canvas, Quickbooks.


Professional Organizations


Society for Photographic Education

South Central Regional Secretary and Newsletter Editor, 2004-2006

Regional Treasurer, 2007-2009

National Board of Directors 2009-2010, 2012-2016

National Treasurer, 2014-2016

Committees served: Executive Committee, Nominations (Chair), Awards and Recognition (Chair), Writing Award Review Committee, Peer Review Committee, Steering Committee, Regional Affairs, Multicultural Caucus Liaison, Conference Committee (Chair).


Texas Photographic Society

Board Member, 2010, 2015-present

Treasurer, 2015-present

Committees served: Executive Committee, Communications Committee


League of United Latin American Citizens

Faculty Advisor #4780, Collin College, 2006-2016

Council #4537 Collin County Scholarship Committee, 2009-2013


Community College Humanities Association

Member, 2016


Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

Curriculum vitae