keavy handley-byrne
Keavy (pronounced like heavy) is a
photographer and artist living and
working between Brooklyn, NY and
Providence, RI.

Education
MFA, Photography
with a certificate in collegiate teaching
Rhode Island School of Design
Expected completion June 2020

BFA, Photography
Purchase College, SUNY
Magna Cum Laude, 2013

Current & Upcoming Exhibitions
I Don’t Feel At Home In This World Anymore
Sol Koffler Gallery
Providence, RI
Through September 29


Photography Biennial
Sol Koffler Gallery
Providence, RI
October 25 - November 10


Past Exhibitions
2019  @ ME | Paradice Palase | Brooklyn, NY
2019  Residency Exhibition | School of Visual Arts | New York, NY
2019  Twist & Twine | ChaShaMa/Paradice Palase | LIC, NY
2019  Place Setting | The Yards Collective | Rochester, NY
2018  Survey: Photography | The Waterman Gallery | Providence, RI
2018  Empathy | UNC Pembroke A.D. Gallery | Pembroke, NC
2018  SPECTRUM | MCLA Gallery North Adams, MA
2018  Survived Arrival | Red Eye Gallery | Providence, RI
2015  Spring Grand Salon | Greenpoint Gallery | Brooklyn, NY
2013  Spring Exhibition | V.A., Purchase College | Purchase, NY
2013  Beats Per Minute | V.A., Purchase College | Purchase, NY

Grants, Residencies & Honors
2019  13th Annual Pollux Awards | Honorable Mention
2019  Photography & Video Residency | School of Visual Arts
2019  T.C. Colley Scholarship Award for Excellence in Photography
2019  Research Assistant | The Winter Garden Photograph Project
2018  Graduate Fellowship | Rhode Island School of Design
2013  Magna Cum Laude | Purchase College, SUNY

Features
A New Nothing with Jody Poorwill  [#]
Speaker, MFA Boston“How We See: Photobooks by Women”  [#]

Publications
Genius of Photography (contributor), 2019
small magics, 2019 [#]