keavy handley-byrne

Keavy (pronounced like heavy) is a photographer living and working between Providence, Rhode Island and Brooklyn, New York. They have three cats and they like to make pictures and books. They are currently raising money for their first artist residency.
︎ ︎

Education
RISD Photography MFA Candidate
(Anticipated completion date 2020)
 + Collegiate Teaching Certificate


State University of New York,
Purchase College
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Photography
Magna Cum Laude


Upcoming Exhibitions
Roots
ChaShaMa/Paradice Palase
Long Island City, NY
June 7th - 30th, 2019


Happy2BeHere x Small Magics
Paradice Palase
Brooklyn, NY
August 15th - 18th, 2019


Past Exhibitions
2019
Place Setting
The Yards Collective
Rochester, NY



2018

Survey: Photography
The Waterman Gallery
Providence, Rhode Island


Empathy - juried by Ling Wen Tsai
UNC Pembroke A.D. Gallery
Pembroke, North Carolina


SPECTRUM: Exploring Gender Identification
MCLA Gallery 51
North Adams, Massachusetts


Survived Arrival
Red Eye Gallery
Providence, Rhode Island


2015

Spring Grand Salon
Greenpoint Gallery
Brooklyn, New York


2013
Spring Exhibition
Visual Arts Building, Purchase College
Purchase, New York


Beats Per Minute
Visual Arts Building, Purchase College
Purchase, New York



Features & Honors

Photography & Video Residency
School of Visual Arts, New York
2019

a new nothing
with Jody Poorwill
2019


Featured speaker, MFA Boston
“How We See: Photobooks by Women”
2019 


Research Assistantship
The Winter Garden Photograph Project
Keeper of the Hearth, ed. Odette England
2019


Graduate Fellowship
Rhode Island School of Design 
2018


Publications
Genius of Photography (contributor)
2019


small magics
2019









all images and content Â© keavy handley-byrne
all rights reserved