EDUCATION
M.F.A. Savannah College of Art and Design, with honors
B.F.A. School of Visual Arts, NYC

CURRENT
owner and co-founder of Great Northern Labs
: Analog Darkroom, Curating, Publishing & Printing, EST. 2012

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee, Vermont Center For Photography
2015 Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee, Freedom Gallery, Frenchtown, NJ
2014 Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee, Alibi Fine Art, Chicago, IL
2014 Prairie Pictures, Homestead National Monument, Beatrice, NE
2013 Autobiogeography, Oglethorpe Gallery, Savannah, GA
2010 Geography Lessons, Supercore Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2008 Old Style Romances, 21st Street Gallery, New York, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 Intimate View, The Garner Center at New England School of Photography, Boston
2016
On Landscape #3, Lower Hewood Farm, Dorset, England
Midwest Photo Emerge, Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, KS
2015
The Photobook Exhibition, Athens Photo Festival, Athens, Greece
Iterations, Alibi Fine Art, Chicago, IL
On Landscape #2, Materia Gallery, Rome, Italy
Axis & Allies, two-person show, Midway Studios, Chicago, IL
Good Times Waiting Room, The Honey Hole, Chicago, IL
FotoFilmic '14, DNJ Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2014
FotoFilmic '14, Back Gallery Project, Vancouver, BC
Reflective, Alibi Fine Art, Chicago, IL
20th Juried Exhibition, Griffin Museum of Photography, Boston, MA
Artists For Ossabaw, Ossabaw Island, GA

2013
Petty Thieves Three, Petworth & Citizen Reading Room, DC
HCP 31st Annual Juried Membership Exhibition, HCP, Houston, TX
Ticka Arts, 02 Gallery, Austin, TX
Tathata, Ashmore Gallery, Savannah, GA
Marshes of the World, Grand-Cachot-de-Vent, France
Home: Where We Live, Minneapolis Photo Center, MN
Silver & Ink, Gutstein Gallery, Savannah, GA
Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibit, TWU Gallery, Denton, Texas
Summer Snapshots, Gutstein Gallery, Savannah, GA

2012
Personal Portraits, curated by the National Portrait Gallery, VT
ID - The Object of Self, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT
Small Works, Gutstein Gallery, Savannah, GA
Artists For Ossabaw, Ossabaw Island, GA
Silver & Ink, Gutstein Gallery, Savannah, GA

2011 Get Out. Go Somewhere, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
2009 Photography For the Next Generation, Swiss Institute, NYC

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Books & Catalogs
2015
Flash Forward Emerging Photographers, Magenta Foundation
Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee, exhibition catalog, Freedom Gallery, published by Great Northern Labs
2014
Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee: Photographs and Essays, published by
Great Northern Labs
FotoFilmic '14, exhibition catalog, FotoFilmic

2013
Flash Forward Emerging Photographers, Magenta Foundation
Tathata, exhibition catalog, edited by Allison Barnes, Ashley M. Jones, Casey Riggs, & Louise Wales
Silver & Ink, exhibition catalog, published by the Savannah College of Art and Design
Home: Where We Live, exhibition catalog, Minneapolis Photo Center

2012
Personal Portraits, exhibition catalog, PhotoPlace Gallery
ID - The Object of Self, exhibition catalog, Dark Room Gallery

Magazine & Online Features (links embedded)
2017
Women in Photography, online feature
Berlin Weekly, online feature
2016
Shots Magazine, No. 133, Still Life issue, feature & interview
The Hopper Magazine, Room For Craft: Allison Barnes
2015
CUS Photo, Interview #76: Allison Barnes
Feature Shoot, Photographers Take Portraits of Photographers for 'The Swap'
Aint-Bad Magazine, Issue No. 9: From Here On
The Swap, online feature
Vermont Center For Photography, online feature
2014
New Directions, The Detroit Center For Contemporary Photography
STILL Magazine, Issue No. 3
A Women's Thing, Women's Stories That Matter
Lenscratch, online exhibition, Shut Eye, september
FotoFilmic '14, online exhibition
Papersafe Magazine, cover image, author of article, and limited edition print, Issue #02: Keepers of the Dark, June
Mutant Space, Allison Barnes: Photographs from 'Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee', June
Shots Magazine, No. 124, summer issue, June
Oxford American Magazine, Best of 'Eyes on the South' Vol. 2, June
Phases Magazine, online feature: Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee, May
The Daily Sun, East Coast Native Brings Large Format Photography to Sunland, May
Selektor Magazine, online feature, la mémoire dans la peau, May
Detroit Center For Contemporary Photography, New Directions, April
SXSE Magazine, Volume IX, Issue 2, The Farm, spring
Carte Blanche Gallery, online feature: Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee, March
Der Greif Magazine, online feature: Autobiogeography, February
F-Stop Magazine, Issue #62, Black and White, January

2013
Der Greif Magazine, Issue #7: limited print edition December
FotoVisura, Photo of the Day, November
Light Leaked, online feature, November
Lenscratch, online feature, October
SXSE Magazine, Volume VIII, Issue 5, September
Lenscratch, online exhibition: Backyard, May
Oxford American, Eyes on the South: Allison Barnes, April
Ticka Arts, online feature: Autobiogeography, April
New Landscape Photography, online feature, Autobiogeography, March
Lenscratch, online exhibition: Portraits, March
The Postcard Collective, Spring Exchange, Life and Death, detail, winter

2012
Aint-Bad Magazine, online feature: Autobiogeography
One One Thousand, online feature: Autobiogeography, November
Tulane Review, spring
Shots Magazine, No. 115, spring
The Cultural Landscape Foundation, The Landscape I Love

Author
2015 Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee, exhibition catalog, Freedom Catalog
2014
Here [now again], Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee: Photographs & Essays
Noema [on a title], Neither For Me Honey Nor the Honey Bee: Photographs & Essays
Error and Sight, Papersafe Magazine, June
On The Rings of Saturn, Der Greif Magazine
Odette England's "Thrice Upon a Time," Empathy and Worrying, Der Greif Magazine
Freedoms and Pleasures: On Matt Wilson Der Greif Magazine
David Welch's "The New Farmers" as New Radicals Der Greif Magazine
The Moon and Precious Metals Der Greif Magazine
On Joachim Koester's "Message From Andrée" Der Greif Magazine
Photographic Memory: A List Der Greif Magazine

2013 Autobiogeography, MFA Thesis

RESIDENCIES
2014 National Park Residency, Homestead National Monument of America

AWARDS
2015 Winner, Flash Forward Emerging Photographers, The Magenta Foundation
2014
Finalist, The Print Center, 88th Annual International Competition
Selection, Review Santa Fe
2013 Selection, NY Portfolio Review, NY Times
2012 30 Under 30 Women Photographers, PhotoBoite

LECTURES / VISITING ARTIST
2015 Harry S. Truman College, Chicago, IL
2015 Woodlands Academy, Chicago, IL
2015 Juror, Monochrome Awards
2014 National Park Service
2012 / 2013 St. Vincent's Academy, Savannah, GA
2009 Camera Club of New York, NYC

CURATING
2014 The Homestead Artist, Homestead National Monument of America
2014 Der Greif Magazine, Guest-Blog, Germany

2013 Tathata, Ashmore Gallery, co-curator

COLLECTIONS
Hellenic Centre For Photography
Vermont Center For Photography