Biography

Jill Hunter
159 Prince Street
West Newton. MA 02465
(617) 928-1266

Selected Exhibitions

New England Photographers '01, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, Mass, 2001
"Surviving His Midlife Crisis", Solo Show, On the Park, Boston, Massachusetts, 2001
"Triumph: millennium fitness art exhibition", YMCA, Boston, Massachusetts, 2000
Student Photography Show, WBZ Studio, Boston, Massachusetts, 2000
Annual Photography Show, School of the Museum of Fine Arts ("SMFA"), 2000 Juried
Electronic Imaging Show, SMFA, Boston, Massachusetts, 2000
"A Truant in Paris", Splice This! Toronto's Annual Super 8 Film Festival, 1999,Juried
Annual Photography Show, SMFA, Boston, Massachusetts, 1999
Electronic Imaging Show, SMFA, Boston, Massachusetts, 1999, Juried
Annual Photography Show, SMFA, - Boston, Massachusetts, 1998, Juried
Electronic Imaging Show, SMFA, Boston, Massachusetts, 1998, Juried

Honors
Karsh Prize nominee at SMFA, 2000
Winner of Annual Photography Show Prize, SMFA, 1999
Karsh Prize nominee at SMFA, 1999
Faculty advisory committee ("FAC") for SMFA catalog solicits my "self-portrait during mammogram" for 2000-2001 catalog. When censored out, FAC quits in protest.

Selected Bodies of Work
"CEO" project: letters with photos to top-earning CEO's, dealing with the
relative nature of wealth, started in 2000, ongoing
Several artist's books, using photos and text, including one purchased by SMFA
"Surviving Bill's Midlife Crisis"-photography and text, 1998-2000
Several Super 8 films: including "Louise: The Art Film" (the Louise Woodward trial),
"A Truant in Paris", and "The Elusive Alien" 1998-99
Travel Photography-one month shooting in each of the following: Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Greece, Southern Italy & Sicily, and France (where I made two films), Jamaica and several other Caribbean islands, 1994-2000
"Latinos in New England": inspired by the photographs of Flor Garduño, I spent a year photographing people from Latin America, trying to create a sense of mystery (in an area with little of the exotic and mysterious) that I felt from her work. 1996-97

Education
Photography Atelier, Radcliffe Seminars, Cambridge, Massachusetts 2000-2001
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, 1997- 2001
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop, Santa Fe Digital Workshops, 1997
Studio Lighting, Santa Fe Photographic Workshops, 1996
History of Photography, Radcliffe Seminars, 1995-1997
Studied Photography with Dror Ashuah, Newton, Massachusetts, 1992-1994
Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts, J.D. '85, cum laude
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, B.A. (French Literature), 1977