Debra Zumstein - Photographer Artist Traveler

Solo Exhibitions
2011 Horizons: Panoramic Photography, Indigo Sky Gallery, Savannah, GA
2007 Art Tastings, Seaboard Wine Warehouse and Wine Bar, Raleigh, NC
2003 Nurturing Space, EVOO, Raleigh, NC
2001 Images from Kew, A Good Read Bookstore, San Antonio, TX

Group Exhibitions
2013 Panoramic and Invented Landscapes, JEA Art Gallery, Savannah, GA
2012 T.I.M.S., Gallery on Washington Street, Savannah Arts Academy, Savannah, GA
Salt Marsh Art Benefit, The Book Lady Bookstore, Savannah, GA
The National Arts Program Exhibition-Savannah, gallery SPACE, Savannah, GA
2011 Home and Abroad, thinc art, Savannah GA
3rd Annual 5 x 7 Art Show, Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, Savannah, GA
The National Arts Program Exhibition-Savannah, gallery SPACE, Savannah, GA
2010 Artists for Haiti, Indigo Sky Gallery, Savannah, GA
2010 The National Arts Program Exhibition-Savannah, gallery SPACE, Savannah, GA
2009 The National Arts Program Exhibition-Savannah, gallery SPACE, Savannah, GA
2008 The National Arts Program Exhibition-Savannah, gallery SPACE, Savannah, GA
2007 Indigo Sky Gallery Fundraiser, Indigo Sky Gallery, Savannah, GA
The National Arts Program Exhibition-Savannah, gallery SPACE, Savannah, GA
2006 ASAP Teacher Exhibition, Artspace, Raleigh, NC
2004 ASAP Teacher Exhibition, Artspace, Raleigh, NC
Spring Fundraiser, Artspace, Raleigh, NC, May
2003 Spring Fundraiser, Artspace, Raleigh, NC, May
2001–02 Mosaic Table, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
2000 Rediscovering the Sacred: Three Visions of the Mystical, Semmes Gallery,
University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX
Tribute to my Grandfather, Dia de los Muertos, San Antonio Public Library,
San Antonio, TX
1994 Senior Exhibition, Mars Hill College, Mars Hill, NC

Publications
Hersh, Allison; Savannah Morning News; “Art & Soul: Photos lead to another world” (review); April 14, 2013

Hersh, Allison; Savannah Morning News; “Art & Soul: A sense of home” (review); December 11, 2011

Goddard, Dan R.; San Antonio Express News; “Reflections of the mystical, serene” (review); January 12, 2001

Private Collections
Zurich, Switzerland; Bangalore, India; San Antonio & Austin, TX; Asheville, NC; Raleigh, NC; Portland, OR; Grantsville, MD, Savannah, GA, Kansas City, MO

Published Works
Carolina Cooking: The Cook Book – photography, writer – Gibbs Smith Publishing
Adventures with the Vagabond Flying Carpet – writer, illustrator, designer

Awards and Honors
2007 – 3rd Place Professional Category, The National Arts Program Exhibition-Savannah
2001 – Photography Scholarship Recipient, Southwest School of Art and Craft
1994 – Editor’s Choice Award for photography, Cadenza, 1994

Education
Creative Writing, The Coastal Georgia Center, Savannah, GA 2012
Watercolor Techniques, NEISD, San Antonio, TX 2001
Location Portraiture, Southwest School of Art and Craft, San Antonio, TX 2000
Desktop Publishing, New Horizons Computer Learning Centers, San Antonio, TX 1999-2000
Photography as a Metaphor, Southwest School of Art and Craft, San Antonio, TX 1999
Advanced Darkroom Techniques, Southwest School of Art and Craft, San Antonio, TX 1997
BUNAC, Work Abroad Program, United Kingdom 1994-1995
BA in Fine Art and Communication/Arts Management, Mars Hill College, Mars Hill, NC 1994
AAS in Commercial Art and Advertising, Southwestern Community College, Sylva, NC 1990

Work Experience
2007 – Present Arts Programs Coordinator, City of Savannah Department of Cultural Affairs
2000 – Present Freelance Photographer/Graphic Designer
Better Day Productions, Boulder, CO
The Outdoor Channel, Temecula, CA
Agri-Supply, Garner, NC
Guerrilla Productions, Raleigh, NC
Bostic Brothers Development, Raleigh, NC
Sally Sternbach Campaign, Silver Spring, MD
Thomas Reprographics, San Antonio, TX
KSAT-12, San Antonio, TX
Musical Offerings, San Antonio, TX
2002-2006 ASAP Art Teacher, Artspace, Raleigh, NC
2004 Art Teacher, Temecula Summer Art Camp, Temecula, CA
2001 Art Teacher, Southwest School of Art and Craft, San Antonio, TX
2000 – 2001 Artist-in-Residence, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
2000 – 2001 Artist-in-Residence, Urban SmARTS, San Antonio, TX
1998 – 2000 Graphic Designer/Projects Coordinator, BBH, Inc. San Antonio, TX
1997 – 1998 Photographic Assistant, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
1996 – 1998 Assistant Registrar, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
1994 – 1996 Independent Travel and Work Abroad, United Kingdom & Western Europe
1992 – 1995 Assistant to the Director, Transylvania County Arts Council, Brevard, NC
1992 – 1994 Editor, Mars Hill College Yearbook, Mars Hill, NC