diane bush

RESUME        

Diane Bush, aka Diane Olson-Baskin,

3750 Grandview Place

Las Vegas, NV 89120

dianebush@cox.net, www.dianebush.net

(702) 795-1722

 

SELECTED EDUCATION

1968 Liberal Studies, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York

1973 O and A levels in Photography, Working Man’s College, London, England

1974 City and Guild Certificate in Photography, Paddington College, London, England

1981 MFA in Photography, State University of New York, at Buffalo, New York

1988 Video Sound, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

Illustration Photographic Technique, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

1993 Digital Imaging, Camden Center for Imaging, Camden, Maine

     Santa Fe Photographic Workshops, New Mexico

1995-7 Etching, Villa Maria College, Buffalo, New York

1997-8 Etching, College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, New York

1998 Advanced Photoshop, Santa Fe Workshops, Santa Fe, New York

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 MONA Biennial, Online exhibit, SKELF, London, U.K.

2016 Mug Shots, Brett Wesley Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

Mug Shots #2, Dray’s Studio, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Mug Shots #3, Left of Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Art and Social Injustice, Left of Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Immersive, Sin City Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Mug Shots #4, Jana’s Room, Las Vegas, Nevada

    VANITY PLATES, West Sahara Gallery, Summerlin, Nevada

    Mug Shots # 5, Wonderland Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

    The Final Tally, The Victor Xiu Gallery, ART SQUARE, Nevada    

2015 Still/ Moving, Squeaky Wheel, Buffalo, New York

    Poets and Artists, Nevada Humanities, Las Vegas, Nevada

              

Couples, City Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

    The CAC 25th Annual Juried Show, Alios, Las Vegas, Nevada

    The Auction, MCQ, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Panorama, Marjorie Barrick Art Museum. Las Vegas, Nevada

    The Auction, MCQ Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

2014    Little Green Men, City Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

2013    89XXX, Emergency Arts, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Welcome to Las Vegas! , The Gateway Motel (pop-up gallery), Las Vegas, Nevada

Framing Hope, Amanda Harris Gallery of Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Year in Review, Brett Wesley, Las Vegas, Nevada

    20 Drawings by 20 Artists, Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Exquisite Corpse, Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2012    Exploring Photographic Alternatives, Marjorie Barrick Art Museum. Las Vegas, Nevada

2011    The Flashlight Turns 30, Donna Beam Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

    We Will Survive, Marjorie Barrick Art Museum. Las Vegas, Nevada

The 22nd Annual Juried Show, (juror: Julie Sasse) Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

Contrast, Soho Photo Gallery, New York City, New York

Life and Times, Brett Wesley, Las Vegas, Nevada

Push, Marjorie Barrick Art Museum, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada

2010    Your Future Starts Here, The Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

The 21st Annual Juried Show, (juror: Jeff Gauntt) Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Wish You Were Here #9, A.I.R. Gallery, Dumbo, New York City, New York

2009    Gerald Mead Collection, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York.

    The 20th Annual Juried Show, (juror: Jim Stanford) CAC, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Inscribed / Messages, Clark County Rotunda, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Instant Gratification, Copro Gallery, Bergamont Arts Complex, Los Angeles, California

    Phenomenal Photography, Brett Wesley, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Erzatz Group Show, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, California

2008    Selections from the DADA Hotel, the Marjorie Barrick Museum, Las Vegas, Nevada

Micro, Macro, California Museum of Photography, Riverside, California

Best of Polaroid, Soho Photo Gallery. New York City, New York

Please Ring Bell, PCN, (juror: Rod Slemmons), Seattle, Washington

              

Experiencing the War in Iraq, Machines with Magnets, Pawtucket, Rhode Island

    Small Works, Small Works Gallery, the Arts Factory, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Culture Clash, City Of Las Vegas Office of Cultural Affairs, Las Vegas, Nevada

2007    Live Free, Rhonda Schaller Studio, New York City, New York

Altered Barbie, Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, California

Permission to Speak Freely, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Annual Juried Show, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, New Jersey

    Minimal, Trifecta Art gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

2006     12/12, Burchfield-Penny Arts Center, Buffalo State College, Buffalo, New York

    Minumental Invitational, Trifecta Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

    8th Biennial Photography Art Auction, C.E.P.A., Buffalo, New York

2005    N.T.I., Nevada Museum of Art, Carson City, Nevada

    16th Annual Juried Show, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

Bright Light City (Juror: Jerry Schefcik), Charleston Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

Connections, Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, Nevada

Members Show, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

Freedom: Response, Gage Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

2005 Fall Art Round Up, Nevada Art Museum, Las Vegas, Nevada

2004    SNAP Juried Show, University of New Mexico, (juror: Robert Hirsch), Albuquerque, New Mexico

Wild, Wild, West, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

Annual Auction Invitational, C.E.P.A., Buffalo, New York

Viva Downtown, City Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

2003    Man in Focus, Der Reiss Engelhorn-Museen, Mannheim, Germany

    Big Orbit Survey, Big Orbit Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Yum, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

War Works, Theatre Gallery, Washington, D.C.

Weapons of Mass Distraction. Le Peep Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

2002    Secrets and Deceptions, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Annual Auction Invitational, C.E.P.A, Buffalo, New York

Eight, Marjorie Barrick Museum, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, N.V. (catalog)

Personal, Public, and Private, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

Big Orbit Gallery: Ten Years of Spin, Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, New York

              

6th Biennial Photography Art Auction, C.E.P.A., Buffalo, New York

2001 True Brits, The Las Vegas Photography Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2000    Blockbuster, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

    Salon de Refuse, New Zone Gallery, Eugene, Oregon

    In her Own Right, Left of Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

1999    Naked Lunch, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

    7th Annual Benefit Auction, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Mooch, The Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

    TOYS, Clark County Rotunda, Las Vegas, Nevada

1998    Read My Lips / Suppose They gave a War and Nobody Had Cable, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, Nevada

Luck of the Draw, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, Nevada. (catalog)

    Seven Photographers, Albright Knox Art gallery, Buffalo, New York

    Le Crème, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Artists and Architects lll, UNLV School of Architecture, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Playing with a Full Deck, Sierra Arts Center, Reno, Nevada

    Foto Frescos, The Caviarteria, Caesar’s Palace, Forum Shops, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Introductions, Small Works Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

1997    Red and Green Show, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, Nevada

The Female Subject, Burchfield-Penny Art Center, Buffalo, New York

    Digital Works, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Artists and Architects ll, UNLV School of Architecture, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Small Wonders, C.E.P.A, Buffalo, New York

Annual Best, Big Orbit, Buffalo, New York

Live Free or Die, Artemesia, Chicago, Illinois (catalog)

Mail Art Exhibition, Squeaky Wheel Media Resources Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Emerging Photographers, Friends of Photography Gallery, San Francisco, California

Boxes, Books, and Alters, 197 Annual Members Show, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

Art-a-Fair, Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, Nevada

1996    Alert Aesthetics, Big Orbit, Buffalo, New York, and American Center for Culture and Commerce, Prague, Czech Republic (catalog)

    Holiday Invitational, Big Orbit Gallery, Buffalo, New York

    46th Western New York Exhibition, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

              

1995    Double Helix, United Nations Conference on Women, Bejing, China

    Women on the World Wide Web, Tempe, Arizona, and Washington, D.C.

    Contract on America, Artemisia, Chicago, Illinois

Sweatshop, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

1996 Members Show, C.E.P.A., Buffalo, New York

1996 Members Show, Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York

Pun Intended, Burchfield Penny Art Center, Buffalo, New York

Regional Artists Exhibition, Art Dialogue Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1994    X-Sightings, Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, New York

    1994 In Western New York, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1994 Members Show, Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York

1994 Members Show, C.E.P.A., Buffalo, New York

Small Works Show, Castellani Art Gallery, Niagara Falls, New York

1993 Sax and Politics, Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York

    2nd Annual Sapparo International Print Biennial, Sapparo, Japan

Finger Lakes Juried Show, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York

CD Rom with a View, Squeaky Wheel, Buffalo, New York

DIG-Italy, Campos Photography Center, Tonawanda, New York

Read My Lips, Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York

1993 Members Show, Big Orbit Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1992    Icons and Idols, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, Texas

Women in Photography Celebrates Freedom, Los Angeles Photography Center, Los Angeles, California

    Toys: The Artists at Play, Burchfield Art Center, Buffalo State College, Buffalo, New York

    Top Ten, Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, New York

The Abortion Project, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

Photowork ’92, Barrett House, Poughkeepsie, New York (juror: Willis Hartshorn, International Center for Photography, New York City, New York)

1991    In Response to War, Artemisia, Chicago, Illinois.

1991 In Western New York, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1991 Members Show, Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York

1990    Still Life, The Barbara Schuler Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1989    Photokina, Arles, France

              

Photokina, Berlin, West Germany

    Sin, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

    History, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

    Art at the Site, Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Historic Site, Doug Schultz Juror

    Small Works, Gold Dome Bank Annual Show, Buffalo, New York

    Collage Show, Clary-Miner Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1988    Seven Photographers /Western New York, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

    1988 In Western New York, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Skin, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, N.Y.

Top 40, Main Photographic Workshops, Photo 88 Expo, New York City, New York

Top 100, Main Photographic Workshops, Puck Building, New York City, New York

1988 Awards Show, Art Directors/Communicators, Buffalo, New York

National Exhibition, Clary -Miner Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1987    Portfolio Show, Society of Publication Designers, New York City, New York

1987 Awards Show, Art Directors/Communicators, Buffalo, New York

August Mural, Campos Photography Center, Tonawanda, New York

1986    Taking Liberty, (Anthony Bannon), Burchfield Art Center, Buffalo, New York, The Statue of Liberty, New York City, New York, and Albany, New York

1986 Members Show, Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York

1985    Woman’s Work, Columbia College Gallery, Columbia, South Carolina

1984 16th Annual Niagara Frontier Art Exhibit, Keenan Art Center, Lockport, New York

    On Buffalo, Art Space, Buffalo, New York    

1983 No Frills Photography Show, People Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

    Group Show, Equity Art gallery, Buffalo, New York

1982    2 Photographers, Womanworks Gallery, Buffalo, New York

    The Taking of Niagara, (Anthony Bannon) Buscaglia-Castellani Gallery, Niagara Falls, New York

1981    1981 In Western New York, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

    Main Street, Big Orbit, Buffalo, New York

1980 Recent Photographs, C.E.P.A. Metro Bus Public Art

    Beyond the Central Theme, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York

1979 Parts of me I See, Campos Photography Center, Tonawanda New York

 

              

GROUP EXHIBITS in Great Britain

1977    Women in the Mass Media, Bradford University, Bradford, Great Britain

1975    Men by Women, Half Moon Gallery, London, England

1974    Stand up/Hang up/Put Down, The Artists Space, London, England

    Women by Women, Half Moon Gallery, London, England

    Down Wapping, Photographers Gallery, London, England

    

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011- True Brits, The West Flamingo Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2007    WARHEADS (Book signing), The Guggenheim, and DUST Art Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

2005    Weapons of Mass Distraction, Le Peep Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

2004    Be the Revolution, Arts Factory, Las Vegas, Nevada

2003    WARHEADS, le Peep, Arts Factory, Las Vegas, Nevada

1998    Read My Lips, The Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas, Nevada

1996 Local Impressions, The Photographers’ Gallery, East Aurora, New York

1993     DIG-Italy, Campos Photo Center, Buffalo, New York

1992    Suppose They Had a War and Nobody had Cable ?, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

1989    Main Street, C.E.P.A., Buffalo, New York

1984    Hands On, Campos Photo Center, Buffalo, New York

Diane Bush, Erie County Arts Council, Buffalo, New York

1980    One Person Show, Studio Arena Gallery, Buffalo, New York

    Parts of me I See, Campos Photo Center, Buffalo, New York

    Looking Back slide presentation, Campos Photography Center, Buffalo, New York

1977    One Person Show, Grass Roots Gallery, Manchester, England

1976 Men/Women, The Manchester Infirmary, Manchester, United Kingdom

 

TEMPORARY and PERMANENT COLLABORATIVE PUBLIC ART

2017 California Desertscape, The Gene Autry Museum, California

2016 The Enchanted Forest, Winchester Cultural Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

    ART-POP Billboard Public Art Award (six- month billboard exposure), Las Vegas, Nevada

    Under the Sea, Child Haven Fabric Murals, Las Vegas, Nevada

2015    The Poet-Tree, West Flamingo Senior Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

              

The Invisable Woman, Life is Beautiful Festival, Las Vegas, Nevada

    

2014    Pathway to Poetry Mural, Arts Factory, Las Vegas

    Wave Works Mural, West Flamingo Senior Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2013 YARNBOMBED! Los Angeles Craft Museum, Los Angeles, California

2012 Sunrise Bridge, Yarn Stormed Bridge, Las Vegas, Nevada

2010-16 Yarn Stormed Hand Railing, West Flamingo Senior Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

1974    Down Wapping, East End Festival, London, England

 

SELECTED PERFORMANCE

2016    Inflated Dreams / Broken Promises, Public Participation Performance, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Hogging the Mic, Las Vegas First Friday Poetry Slam, Las Vegas, Nevada

Dishing it Out 2016, Public Participation Performance, Las Vegas, Nevada

2014    The Big Cover Up, art blanket give away, Buffalo, New York, Los Angeles, California, and Las Vegas, Nevada

2013    Smear and Loathing, Part ll, First Friday Public Participation Performance, Las Vegas,

    Nevada

2010    OFF THE STRIP, (“Smear and Loathing”) Contemporary Arts Center Performance Art

    Festival, Las Vegas, Nevada

2008     The ImBLEACHment of George W. Bush, Arts Factory, Las Vegas, Nevada

1989    Performance Polaroid, First Night, Erie County Arts Council, Buffalo, New York

 

PUBLIC ART / COMMISSIONS

2015    Water Wave, Private Mirrored Wall Mural, Las Vegas, Nevada

2013    Long May it Wave Fence Mural, Edge Park, City of Henderson, Nevada

2012    Sunrise Bridge Mural, Maryland Parkway pedestrian bridge, Las Vegas, Nevada

2005    Movers and Shakers, City of Las Vegas Centennial Mural, Las Vegas, Nevada

2003    Toy Capsule Wall, Paseo Verde Henderson Library, Henderson, Nevada

2000    Roll the Dice, Aerial Banner, City of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada

1989    Recent Photographs, C.E.P.A. commission for public art (buses), Buffalo, New York

 

SELECTED GRANTS / AWARDS / FELLOWSHIPS / HONORS

2016    Nevada Arts Council Professional Development Grant

Puffin Foundation Grant, Teaneck, New Jersey

2002-16 Nevada Arts Council JACKPOT! Grant, Las Vegas, Nevada

2014 Puffin Foundation Grant, Teaneck, New Jersey

2013    U.S.A. Artist Fellowship Nomination

2010    Purchase award, Cirque du Soleil, Montreal, Canada

    Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Photography, 2nd place

Honorable Mention, Lucie Awards

2006 Grant, Puffin Foundation, Teaneck, New Jersey

2005 Las Vegas Centennial Commission for Public Art, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Contemporary Arts Center award for service to the Arts in Las Vegas, Nevada

2003 AIA award for Public Art (the Toy Capsule), Henderson, Nevada

2002 Nevada Arts Council Fellowship for Photography, Carson City, Nevada

    City of Henderson Library Public Art Commission Competition, Henderson, Nevada

2000 City of Las Vegas Ariel Gallery Commission, Las Vegas, Nevada

1998-00 Nevada Arts Council JACKPOT! Grant, Las Vegas, Nevada

1999 Best Photography, Clark County Staff Competition, Las Vegas, Nevada

1998 Internship Grant, Community College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada

    2nd place, EARTH Santa Fe Photographic Workshop, Santa Fe, New Mexico

1997    Santa Fe Emerging Photographers Competition, Santa Fe, New Mexico

    Portfolio Purchase Award, Polaroid, Boston, Massachusetts

    Finalist, Friends of Photography, San Francisco, California

    SCOPE Magazine “Best of the Year”, Las Vegas, Nevada

1996    Kodak Educator’s Award, Santa Fe Photographic Workshops, Santa Fe, New Mexico

    Campos Color Photography Award, Albright -Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1995     Buffalo Arts Movement Award for contributions to Art Education, Buffalo, New York

    Joseph Manch Award, Buffalo Society of Artists, Buffalo, New York

    Nova Photography Award, Art Dialogue Regional Exhibition, Buffalo, New York

1994    Second Place, 2nd Annual International Print Biennial, Sapporo, Japan

    Artist in Residence Award, University Games, C.E.P.A., Buffalo, New York

1993    Kodak’s Educator’s Grant, Rochester, New York (Camden Center for imaging tuition)

    Honorable Mention, Art Directors/ Communicators of Buffalo, New York

              

1992 Gold Award, Art Directors and Communicators Club, Buffalo, New York

    Best of Show, Art Dialogue Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1991 Ten Thousand Eyes, American Society of Magazine Photographers commission

Scholarship for Scholastic Achievement, Buffalo Foundation, Buffalo, New York

Assistanceship Tuition Grant, State University of New York at Buffalo, New York

1989    Women in Photography Portfolio Award (Linda McCartney)

    Media Award, Art at the Site, Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Historic Site, Doug Schultz

    Honorable Mention (2), Calumet, Shoot Out”

    Honorable Mention (2), Art Directors/ Communicators of Buffalo, New York

    Best Photography, Invitational Show, Art Dialogue Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1988    Women in Photography Portfolio Award (Sally Mann)

    Top 40 Golden Light Awards, Maine Photographic Workshop

1987 Portfolio Awards, Society of Publication Designers, New York City, New York

    Bronze Award, Art Directors/ Communicators of Buffalo, New York

1985 Honorable Mention for Documentary Photography, Columbia College, South Carolina

1981    Buffalo Foundation Scholarship for scholastic achievement, Buffalo, New York

    Tuition Grant, State University of New York at Buffalo, New York

1979    Grant, Yorkshire Arts Association, Leeds, England

1972     Award for Best Photography, Nikon Royal Photographic Society, London, England

1971     Award, National British Nikon Photography Competition, Nikon, London England

    


 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY (Magazines, Newspapers, and Blogs)

David LaRocca, AFTERIMAGE Journal of Media Arts and Cultural Criticism, “Conversation with Diane Bush”, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, New York, 2017

Ed Fuentes, Paint This Desert (art blog), “Red, White, and Blue State of Mind…”, Los Angeles, California, 2016

Huffington Post, “If This Art Could Vote”, on-going, with 4 published works, 2016

Scott Dickensheets, “Its Over!”, Desert Companion Magazine, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2016

Ed Fuentes, Paint This Desert (art blog), “Political Love…”, Los Angeles, California, 2016

Jarret Keene, “The 3rd Degree”, DOWNTOWN ZEN Magazine, Oct 2016 (in production)

Carol Cling, “The Art of the Deal”, Las Vegas Review Journal NEON Magazine, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2016

              

Andrea Bennett, VEGAS Magazine, Oct 2016 (in production)

Jenessa Kenway, “Good China” Las Vegas SEVEN Magazine, 2016

Alex Cipolle, “Painting the Political” Eugene Weekly, 2016

BLVD Editor, “Rock the Boat and VOTE” BLVDS Magazine, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2016

Kristen Peterson, “Mad Mugging” Las Vegas Weekly, 2016

Las Vegas Weekly Staff, “Cultural Happenings”, Las Vegas Weekly, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2016

Sandy Lopez, “Venues Contribute to Local Culture”, Review Journal View, Las Vegas, Nevada 2016

Kristen Peterson, “Know Thy Neighbors” Las Vegas WEEKLY, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2016

Kristen Peterson, “Mad Mugging” Las Vegas WEEKLY, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2016

Jan Hogan, “Fine Art on the Freeway” Review Journal Summerlin View, Las Vegas, 2016

Andrew Taylor, “Art show takes on Political Theme…”, Las Vegas Review Journal, Las Vegas2016

Scott Dickensheets, Art Review, Desert Companion Magazine, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2015

Alex V. Cipolle, Painting the Political, Eugene Weekly, Eugene, Oregon, 2015

Scott Dickensheets, “Politically Engaged” City Life Magazine, Sept. 2013, Las Vegas, Nevada

Jason Defreitas, Review of Gateway Hotel installation, CityLife Magazine, Las Vegas, Nevada 2013

Article and photo, FUSED Magazine, January 14, 2007, London, England

Jarret Keene, “Bush on Bush”, review, City Life Magazine, August 23, 2007, Las Vegas, Nevada

Kristen Peterson, “The Bush War”, Desert Companion Magazine, 2007, Las Vegas, Nevada

Chuck Twardy, “War Shots”, Las Vegas Weekly, August 31, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada

Hektor D. Esparza, (book review) City Life Magazine, December 21, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada

Bud Navaro, “Little Bombs Explode” cover story, 2006 ARTVLOICE, Buffalo, New York

Kristen Peterson, “Artist’s Politics All There to See”, Las Vegas Sun, Las Vegas, Nevada

Jessica Peterson, “Las Vegas Art Pimp”, Skinnie Magazine, August 2005, Los Angeles, California

Listings photo, Chicago Reader, Nov.4, 2005, Chicago, Illinois

Kelle Schillaci, “Subtle and Satisfying”, review, City Life Magazine, August 11, 2005, Las Vegas

Chuck Twardy, review of CAC’s Members Show, Las Vegas Weekly, Las Vegas, Nevada

Jaret Keene, “Bush vs Bush”, review City Life Magazine, May 15, 2003 Las Vegas

Chuck Twardy, “Now It’s Personal”, Las Vegas Weekly, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2002

Gregory Crosby, “Eight is Just Enough”, review, City Life Magazine, 2002, Las Vegas, Nevada

Chuck Twardy, “Now it’s Personal” review, Las Vegas Weekly, May 2002, Las Vegas, Nevada

Deanna Di Dio, “Nixon Era inspires Artist…” Las Vegas Review Journal, July 17, 2001, Nevada

Digital Image Popular Photography Magazine (Digital Imaging Guide) 2001

              

Muriel Stevens, “Read My Lips” review, The Las Vegas Sun, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1998

Gregory Crosby, “Best of the Year” SCOPE, December 1997, Las Vegas, Nevada

Gregory Crosby, ARTWEEK Magazine, review, CAC show, Los Angeles, California, 1997

Gregory Crosby, SCOPE, “Digital Works”, review, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1996

Gregory Crosby, SCOPE, “Red, White, and Green” review, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1996

Exposure, Vol. 31, Society for Photographic Education Journal, 1996

Elizabeth Licata, Buffalo Evening News, Review, Art Dialog exhibit, Buffalo, New York, 1995

Paula Voell, People in the News, Buffalo Evening News, Buffalo, New York

Reproduction of The Briefcase Man, New Mexico Photographer, 1994

Mark Fisher, “Suppose They Gave a War…” ARTVOICE, 1992, Buffalo, New York

Peter Harvey, “A Slice of Fiction”, Houston Center for Photography review, Houston, Texas

Melissa McGill, Woodstock Times, 1992 Review of Photowork ‘92

Nancy Parisi, Cover story and article, “Diane Bush”, ARTVOICE, October 3, 1990, Buffalo, New York

Two BRITS photos published in the BUFFALO ARTS REVIEW, Jan-Feb , 1990

SHOTS magazine # 17, two pages of photos and bio, 1989 (National)

Richard Huntington, reviews for the Buffalo Evening News, 1985-1997, Buffalo, New York

Fashion shot published in Industrial Photography Magazine 1988 (National)

“Final Frame” Darkroom Photography Magazine, December 1988 (National)

“Assignment”, American Photographer Magazine, June 1988 (National)

Dr. Anthony Bannon, several reviews for the Buffalo Evening News, Buffalo, N.Y. 1980-1985

Portfolio 2-page feature article, “Diane Bush / Portfolio”, PHOTO DESIGN Magazine, Nov-Dec 1987, New York City, New York

Portfolio page, “Diane Bush”, CAMERA AUSTRA INTERNATIONAL Magazine, #40, Austria

Herman Hoenveld, three page feature article, “Diane Bush and the Dancing Couple. PF Magazine Amsterdam

Brenda Preisner, Buffalo Evening News, 1979, review

Andrew Caesar, The New Manchester Review, 1978 photos by REFLEX

Stephen Dixon, The Manchester Guardian, “The Arts”, review of new photo gallery and show by Diane Bush, Feb.7. 1977

Review, Men”, Spare Rib, 1975, London, England

Anne Owen, “On View” The British Journal of Photography, June 7, 1974, London, England

Review, “Waterfront Work”, New Society, March 14, 1974, London, England

Ainslie Ellis, “On View,” The British Journal of Photography, Nov. 23, 1973, London, England

              

PUBLICATIONS AS AUTHOR

“WARHEADS” monograph by Diane Bush, Kuda Editions, 2006

“Down Wapping” by Exit, East End Docklands Action Group, 1974

 

SELECTED BOOKS

“Strange Materials”, by Leanne Prain, Arsenal Pulp Press, 2014 (Chapter on my work)

“Exploring Photographic Possibilities 3rd Edition” by Robert Hirsch, Brown & Benchmark, 2008

“Helmut Gernsheim : Man in Focus” Germany, 2004

“Big Orbit: 10 Year Survey”, Light Work Visual Studies, Rochester. New York., 2002

“Hallwalls: 20 year Anniversary”,

“Exploring Color Photography 2nd Edition” by Robert Hirsch, Brown & Benchmark, 1997

 

CATALOGS

2002 Eight, Marjorie Barrick Museum, Las Vegas, Nevada

1996 Alert Aesthetics, Big Orbit Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1989 The Third Annual ART AT THE SITE Exhibit, Roosevelt Historic Site, Buffalo, New York

1988 Golden Light Awards, The Maine Photographic Workshops

 

VIDEO (art)

2016 Let America BREAK Again, Public Participation and Performance project

2016 Inflated Dreams/Broken Promises, Public Street performance documentation

2013 The Big Cover-Up, Documentation of blanket / poncho give away,

2008 The Im-BLEACHment of George W. Bush, Public Participation and performance project,

1995 The Televangelists, art video

1984 Main Street, PBS five - minute filler for WNED-TV, Buffalo, New York

 

SELECTED RADIO and TELEVISION (interviews and news stories)

2016 Interview, KNPR Public Radio, Las Vegas, N.V. about DISHING IT OUT 2016

2016 Television Spot, Fox 5 News, Clark County, Nevada, about ARTPOP billboard mural

2014 Television Spot, Channel 4, Clark County, Nevada, about Poetry Mural

Interview, KNPR Public Radio, Las Vegas, Nevada, about Bridge Mural

              

Interview, Channel 8 News Morning Show, Las Vegas, Nevada, about Bridge Mural

2006 Interview, “A.M. Buffalo” WKBW ABC-TV, Buffalo, New York, (Burchfield-Penny Exhibit)

1983 Interview “Arts Scene”, WNED-TV, local public TV, Buffalo, New York

1976 Feminist Art Panel Discussion, Independent TV, London, England

 

TEACHING

2011-present Art Workshop leader, Clark County Parks and Recreation, Las Vegas, Nevada

1997- 8 Adjunct Instructor, College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada

1989-1997 Department Coordinator/ Professor, Villa Maria College, Buffalo, New York

1980-1 Part Time lecturer, Villa Maria College, Buffalo, New York

1979-80 Part Time Color Photo Rental Lab instructor, Campos Photo Center, Buffalo, New York

Part Time Teaching Assistant, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York

 

SELECTED RELATED EXPERIENCE

1999-now Cultural Supervisor for Clark County, Nevada

1998-99 Founder and Director of the Polaroid Photographic Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

1997-05 Volunteer, Gallery Director, and President of the Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

1980-now Freelance Photographer

1986-89 Founder, Director, and Curator for URBAN ART PROJECT, Buffalo, New York

1973-74 Photojournalist, EXIT, London, England

1970-79 Photographic Technician, Paddington College, London, England

     Photographic Technician, Salford College, Salford, England

 

SELECTED LECTURES / WORKSHOPS / PRESENTATIONS

2016 Invited panelist for “Why Art Now”, Nevada Humanities Council, Las Vegas, Nevada

    Invited presenter, “Dishing It Out 2016”, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

    Art Demonstrator, Annual Art Show, West Flamingo Senior Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2015 Invited speaker on Panel on ART AND SOCIAL INJUSTICE, Left of Center Art Gallery,

Las Vegas, Nevada    

Art Demonstrator, Annual Art Show, West Flamingo Senior Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

Invited panelist to discuss PANORAMA exhibit, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada.    

              

Presenter on Temporary Public Art, at the National Recreation and Parks Annual Convention, Las Vegas, Nevada

2014     Art Demonstrator, Annual Art Show, West Flamingo Senior Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2013 Art Demonstrator, Annual Art Show, West Flamingo Senior Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2012 Art Demonstrator, Annual Art Show, West Flamingo Senior Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2005-10 Volunteer Instructor (How to Photograph Your Art), Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

2005 - now Annual pitch to High School and Middle School students about the importance of Higher Education, Las Vegas, Nevada

2000 “How to Photograph Your Art” workshops, The Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

1989- 05 Freelance Polaroid Transfer Educator, Polaroid Corporation, Buffalo, New York and Las Vegas, Nevada

 

SELECTED CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2016    Dishing it Out 2016, Six group shows and 3 performances, over a ten-month long span in various locations, Las Vegas, Nevada

2008 Whipped Up, The Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, Nevada

1999-2008 Full Time Gallery Curator for Clark County (Nevada) Parks and Recreations Visual Art Program, including public art spaces and a small art gallery.

1990– 1997 Gallery Curator for Photographic Program, Villa Maria College

1986-89 Director, Founder, and Curator, URBAN ART PROJECT, Buffalo, New York

1977-8 Founder and Curator of Manchester’s first photographic gallery, Grass Roots Gallery

 

GALLERY AFFILIATION

Brett Wesley, Las Vegas, Nevada

C.E.P.A., Buffalo, New York

The Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas

HALLWALLS, Buffalo, New York

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Polaroid Collection, Boston Massachusetts (sold off)

Eastman House, Rochester, New York

Cirque du Soleil, Montreal, Canada

California Museum of Photography

              

Helmut Gernshiem, Germany

George Eastman House, Rochester, New York

Burchfield-Penny Art Center, Buffalo State College, Buffalo, New York

Rutgers University

Mary Ellen Mark

The Estate of Linda McCartney

Arts Council of Great Britain, London, England