Christopher Harris

EDUCATION
1986  Brown University, Ph.D., American Civilization Program
1979  Boston University, M.A., Religion and the Arts
1967  Clark University, B.A., English

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014
Christopher Harris: 20 Years Worth, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2010
Skagit Series, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2008
Prairie Series, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2006
Two Coasts, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2005
New Palouse Photographs, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2004
Port Susan Photographs, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2003
Port Susan and the Palouse: Photographs by Christopher Harris, Spokane Falls Community College Art Gallery, Spokane, WA
Photographs, PDX Contemporary Art, Portland, OR
Christopher Harris: Photographs of the Palouse, ClampArt, New York, NY
2002
Recent Photographs, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
Urban Wilds (in association with an artist residency), Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
2001
Fields, PDX Contemporary Art, Portland, OR
2000
Seasons of the Palouse, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015
Winter Solos II, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2012
Photographic Wanderings, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2009
Arcadia, ClampArt, New York, NY
2006
Artist Trust Award Recipients, Chase Gallery, Spokane Arts Commission, Spokane, WA
2005
Members’ Show, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA. Juror: Alison Devine Nordström, Curator of Photography, George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film. 
Art on Paper, Maryland Federation of the Arts, Annapolis, MD. Juror: Jennie Flemming, Assistant Curator of Prints, Drawing, and Photography, Baltimore Museum of Art. 
2004
Visual Proof, Photographic Center Northwest 9th Annual Competition, Seattle, WA. Juror: Roy Flukinger, Senior Curator, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas-Austin. 
20th Anniversary Show, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2003
Current Works 2003, Society for Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO. Juror: Nora Kabat Dolan, Curator of Exhibitions and Public Programs at SITE Santa Fe. 
The Northwest Eye, Morris Graves Museum of Art, Eureka, CA. Juror: Linda Connor. 
Photo L.A., with ClampArt, Santa Monica, CA
2002
Living with Art, Red Dot, New York, NY
The Armory Photography Show, with ClampArt, Javits Center, New York, NY
Blurred Vision, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
2001
Why Pinhole?, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY
1998
18th Annual Northwest International Art Competition, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA
Pacific Northwest Annual, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
Garden Variety Show, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
1997
National Photography Competition, Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY. Juror, Willis Hartshorn, Director, International Center of Photography, New York, NY.

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Worssam, Nancy. “Christopher Harris: Images of Northwest’s Wide-Open Spaces,”  Seattle Times, Nov 21, 2014
Hackett, Regina. “In the Galleries,” Seattle P-I, March 4, 2004
Visual Arts, Seattle Weekly Pick, Seattle Weekly, March 10-17, 2004
Cantor, Allyn. ”Christopher Harris: Port Susan Photographs,” Preview Magazine, February 2004
Current Works 2003, Exhibition Catalog, Society for Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO, 2003
Row, D. K. “Macho Romance,” The Oregonian, August 15, 2003
“2003 Competition Winners,” The Photo Review, Summer Issue, 2003
Aletti, Vince. “Christopher Harris,” Voice Choices, The Village Voice, April 23-29, 2003
Hackett, Regina. “Christopher Harris’ Photos of the Palouse,” Seattle P-I, May 3, 2002
Maber, Marie Naples. “Visionary,” Philadelphia City Paper, February 14, 2002
Hackett, Regina. “In the Galleries, July,” Seattle P-I, July 6, 2000

PUBLICATIONS AND CATALOGS
2014
[a month of] Mount Rainier. Self-Published. Curated exhibit of photobooks at The Blue Library, New Orleans Festival of Photography, New Orleans, LA
2007
Nash Editions: Photography and the Art of Digital Printing. Ed. Garrett White. Brooklyn, NY: Five Ties Publishing. 
2003
100 Artists of the West Coast. Ed. Douglas Bullis Atglen, PA: Schiffler Publishing.

AWARDS
2008
King County 4Culture Harborview Hospital Purchase, Seattle, WA
2006
King County 4Culture Collection Purchase, Seattle, WA
2005
Honorable Mention, Art on Paper, Maryland Federation of the Arts, Annapolis, MD. Juror: Jennie Flemming, Assistant Curator of Prints, Drawing, and Photography, Baltimore Museum of Art. 
2004
Honorable Mention, Visual Proof, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA. Juror, Roy Flukinger.
2003
Merit Award, Society for Contemporary Photography, Current Works 2003, Kansas City, MO. Juror, Nora Kabat Dolan. 
The Photo Review Annual Competition, The Photo Review, Langhorne, PA. Juror, W.M. Hunt.
Grand Prize, Humboldt Arts Council, The Northwest Eye, Morris Graves Museum of Art, Eureka, CA. Juror, Linda Connor.
2002  
Artist Trust Grants for Artists Projects Award, Seattle, WA
Artist in Residence, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
1998  
Jurors’ Award. 18th Annual Northwest International Art Competition, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA
1994  
Artists Resource Bank, Art in Public Places Program, Washington State Arts Commission

COLLECTIONS
Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
Kaiser Permanente, Portland, OR