CHRISTINE LEE SMITH
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CURRICULUM VITAE
(b. 1981, Downey, California. Lives and works in Anaheim, California.)

EDUCATION
     MFA Visual Art, Azusa Pacific University, 2020
     MA Spiritual Formation and Soul Care, Biola University, 2013
     BA Journalism, Biola University, 2003

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
     Christine Lee Smith: New Work, Exit Gallery, Azusa, CA
2015
     Truth + Beauty, Black Umbrella Art Gallery, Garden Grove, CA
     Christine Lee Smith: New Work, Elsewhere Studios, Paonia, CO
2007
     First Friday, Tuttle Cameras, Long Beach, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
     Shared:Vision, Inland Empire Museum of Art, Upland, CA
     Women in Sports, Biscailuz Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
     Trappings, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
     Bunk, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
     Others Imagining, Biola University, La Mirada, CA
2017
     The Mint, Mint, Garden Grove, CA
     CHAOSMOS, Exhale Unlimited Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2016
     Port of Long Beach Photo Gallery, Museum of Latin American Art (MoLAA), Long
Beach, CA
     Into the Forest, Greenly Gallery, Signal Hill, CA
     Artful Healing, Museum of Latin American Art (MoLAA), Long Beach, CA
     Open, Hellada Gallery, Long Beach, CA
2015
     In Process, Long Beach Public Library, Long Beach, CA
2014
     WE Show, WE Labs, Long Beach, CA
     This is Art, Living Spring Church, Garden Grove, CA
2009
     Exposure, Hellada Gallery, Long Beach, CA

COMMISSIONS
2015
     City of Garden Grove, Lampshades on Mainstreet, Designer and Painter, Garden
Grove, CA

CURATION
2019
    Her, Black Umbrella Art Gallery, Garden Grove, CA
2019
    Female Artists : Past & Present, Inland Empire Museum of Art, Upland, CA

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2018
     Azusa Pacific University, Temporary Instructor for Photo 1, Azusa, CA
2017
     Azusa Pacific University, Temporary Instructor for Photo 1, Azusa, CA
2016
     Tuttle Cameras, Education Manager, Long Beach, CA
     Tuttle Cameras, Lead Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA
2015
     Garden Grove City Hall, Art Workshop Leader, Garden Grove, CA
     Tuttle Cameras, Education Manager, Long Beach, CA
2014
     Biola University Youth Academics, Photography Teacher, Garden Grove, CA
     Tuttle Cameras, Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA
2013
     Biola University Youth Academics, Photography Teacher, Garden Grove, CA
     Tuttle Cameras, Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA
2012
     Tuttle Cameras, Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA
2011
     Tuttle Cameras, Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA
2010
     Tuttle Cameras, Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA
2009
     Pictage, Photography Workshop Leader, New Orleans, LA
     Tuttle Cameras, Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA
2008
     Tuttle Cameras, Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA
2007
     Tuttle Cameras, Photography Instructor, Long Beach, CA

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2018
     Irvine Fine Arts Center,Darkroom Assistant, Irvine, CA
     Epiphany:Visio, Founder, Anaheim, CA
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2017
     Epiphany:Visio, Founder, Anaheim, CA
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Anaheim, CA
2016
     Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Personal Narrative Workshop with Amy Arbus, Aspen, CO
     Epiphany:Visio, Founder, Anaheim, CA
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Anaheim, CA
2015
     Epiphany:Visio, Founder, Long Beach, CA
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2014
     Epiphany:Visio, Founder, Long Beach, CA
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2013
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2012
     Biola University, Photographer, La Mirada, CA
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2011
     Pictage, Photographer Community Leader, Long Beach, CA
     Biola University, Photographer, La Mirada, CA
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2010
     Pictage, Photographer Community Leader, Long Beach, CA
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2009
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2008
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2007
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA
2006
     CLS Photography, Photographer, Long Beach, CA

RESIDENCIES
2016
     Holy Trinity Church, Artist in Residence, Costa Mesa, CA
2015
     Elsewhere Studios, Artist in Residence, Paonia, CO

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