Stephen Spartana

Country: United States 🇺🇸

To expand my creative research of the relationship of time and space through digital and analog photographic mediums reproduced onto various materials.

1983 BFA Photography Major; Maryland Institute College of Art
1979 Certificate: Photography, Layout, Offset Printing; Visual Arts Institute
1972- 1978 UMBC Dundalk Com. College
Spartana Artwork
Upcoming Shows
January 2020 Founders Show @Insquare Art
February-March 2020 Solo Show @Balance the Salon
March-April 2020 Solo Show Raw Ink Gallery, Gaithersburg
May, 23,-October 2020 Time, Space Exhibition, Venice Italy
• September 19 - Oct. 8, 2019 “Contrive” National Juried Show d’Art Center, Norfolk, VA.
• August 11- Sept. 8, 2019 “Water’s Edge” InSquare Gallery
• June 22, 2019 The Big Show, Creative Alliance
• May 5 -June 5, 2019 Group show @ InSquare Art Premier Show
• April 27, 2019 Marguee Ball, Creative Alliance group show
• April 13- Oct 25, 2019 “Intertwined” @American Center for Physics at College Park, Curated by Sarah Tanguy
• Jan. 2-19, 2019 New Now 2, InLiquid Gallery, Phila., PA
• Jan. 4-17, 2019 HumanNature Life in Layers, Solo Exhibition, Amalie Rothschild Gallery, Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD
• Sept. 7- Dec. 8, 2018: Asia in Maryland: Expressing Cross-Culture Experience, Accepted into Juried show: “Blue”
• The Big Show, Creative Alliance Jun 16- Aug 4, 2018: “Leaves in Fall”
• April 17-28, 2018 Creative Alliance Silent Auction “Rooted” Sold
• Nov.15, 2017 6th China International Digital Photography Art Exhibition, “Interwoven”
• July 1, 2017- Sept. 30 Solo Exhibition, Himmelfarb Gallery “Inter-Twined” Series
• May, 2017 at Laughing Pint, Baltimore, MD: “Interwoven Series”
• 2002 at Fair Haven, Sykesville, MD: “Travel Imagery”
• 1994 at Gomez Gallery, Baltimore, MD: “Human-Nature”
• 1992 at Nye-Gomez Gallery, Baltimore, MD: “Aerial Imagery”

March 2022Nominated for abstract fine art, “Anima”

Dec. 18, 2021 Bronze Award Tokyo International Foto Awards, Abstract Fine Art “Nature in Layers”

July 5th 2021 Bronze Metal Moscow International Foto Awards , Fine Art Abstract “Night Hat”

Jan.22 Bronze Award 2021 Tokyo International Foto Awards Nature “Aging With Grace”

Dec. 2020 Honorable Mention Budapest for abstract Nature Life in Layers

Dec 2020 Honorable Mention Budapest International Foto Awards, Abstract “Drifting Through Time

March 2020 Nomination for the 13th Annual Color Awards for Fine Art “Caress of Maples

*Jan. 21, 2020 Honorable Mention, CFA Artist of the Year award for “Hand-Up”
*Dec 27 1st place award Tokyo International Foto Awards for Fine Art for “Life in Layers”
*Dec. 27 Gold Medal Award Tokyo International Foto Awards, Abstract Fine Art “Life in Layers”
* Oct. 31 Honorable Mention Budapest International Awards “Intertwined Series”
* September 19 - Oct. 8: 2nd place “Contrive” National Juried Show d’Art Center, Norfolk, VA.
* June 18 Prix de la Photographie de Paris Honorable mention Abstract art
* May 22 Moscow International Foto Awards Honorable mention abstract art for the series, “Intertwined”
* April 30 Finalist in the Siena International Photo Awards 2019
* Finalist for Umbra International Photography Awards 2018
* Nomination for the 12th Annual Color Awards, Nude category “Water Balance”
* May 1, 2018 Bronze Award for Abstract Fine Art Moscow International Foto Awards 2018 for series “Interwoven”
* Feb. 25, 2018 Honorable Mention 2017 Tokyo International. Foto Awards Digital series, “Interwoven” Series
* Nov.15, 2017 Honorable Mention 6th China International. Digital Photography Art Exhibition, “Interwoven”
Multiple CASE awards for publications and web site photography