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Corvallis, OR 97331
Curriculum Vitae: 
MFA in Photography from Columbia College Chicago, BA in Studio Arts (Emphasis on Sculpture) from The University of Washington

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Kerry Skarbakka is an artist/educator working in photography and video. He received his B.A. in Studio Art (Sculpture) in 1994 from the University of Washington. In 2003, he completed his MFA in Photography from Columbia College Chicago. Solo exhibitions include the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, Fifty-One Fine Art Photography-Antwerp, Belgium, Irvine Contemporary-Washington DC, and Lawrimore Project-Seattle. Group shows include the North Carolina Museum of Art, the Torrance Museum of Art, the Taubman Museum of Art, Virginia, Ahlen Art Museum (Germany) and the Warhol Museum. Notable publications include Aperture, Afterimage, Art and America, and ArtReview International. Online publication of his work has appeared through numerous outlets such as the Guardian, the Huffington Post, Wired, Business Insider and the Daily Mail. Skarbakka is a 2005 Creative Capital Foundation Grantee and has received funding from the 1% for the Arts (City of Seattle), the Illinois Arts Council and the Chicago Community Arts Assistance Program (CAAP). He has appeared on live interviews on FOX, WGN and NBC’s Today Show. Skarbakka is represented by Kopeikin Gallery and Fifty-One Fine Art Photography. 

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