Profile

Melissa DiGiacomo
Director for Continuing Studies Operations
MFA, Savannah College Art & Design
BFA, The Corcoran School of Art

Melissa DiGiacomo received her BFA in Photography from the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C., and an MFA, also in Photography, from Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia. DiGiacomo previously worked as a Marketing Coordinator for American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc. and was also a staff member in the photography department at the Smithsonian Institute Air and Space Museum. She currently teaches photography to undergraduate students at the University of the Arts, and she joined the University of the Arts' Pre-College Programs as Assistant Director in 2002. Her work has been exhibited in several galleries in Georgia, New Jersey and Washington, D.C.

Awards
Bernard Williams Award for Photography (Washington, DC)
Best of Show- Arts on the River (Savannah GA)
Print of the Year, World Bank (Washington, DC)
10th Annual Annex Exhibition, First Prize – Photography (The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey)

Solo Exhibitions
Souls of Strength- Washington Projects for the Arts (Washington, DC)
Souls of Strength - CHROME Inc. (Washington, DC)
Nude-Washington Projects for the Arts (Washington, DC)
Landscapes- Potomac Photo Gallery (Silver Springs, MD)
Self- Bergen Gallery (Savannah GA)
Portraits - West Bank Gallery (Savannah, GA)
Holga- Atlantic City Arts Center, (Atlantic City, NJ)
Portraits/JRZY- Carnegie Library, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey (Atlantic City, NJ)

Group/Juried Exhibitions
Souls of Strength- Corcoran Museum of Art (Washington, DC)
Top 10- Washington Project for the Arts (Washington, DC)
Combined Talents- Sliver House Gallery (FL)
Photo Graphics- World Bank (Washington, DC)
Silverworks- Photo Fusion (England)
Savannah Arts on the River Festival (Savannah, GA)
ExLibris (Savannah, GA)
Group Fall Show- Metropole (Savannah, GA)
Group Show - Gallery Lumieve (Savannah, GA)
Group Show- Jersey Council of the Arts (Trenton, NJ)

Publications
Smithsonian Air & Space Magazine
World Bank (Annual Report)
Washington Post
Washington City Paper
Savannah Magazine
Savannah Tribune
The Campus Chronicle- Savannah College of Art and Design
Atlantic City Journal
The Current (Atlantic County Edition, NJ)
Toshiba (Annual Report)
Oxford American, Southern Art Edition
Georgia Triennial Catalog
Georgia Guardian


Contact Info

Office: Terra Building 9TH
Tel: 215-717-6089
Fax: 215-717-6538