Aja Segapeli lives and works in Austin. She holds an BFA from the School of Art and Design at Texas State University, and will attend the School of Architecture and Allied Arts at the University of Oregon this fall. Her work focuses on gender issues and contemporary Internet and consumer culture.

 

Aja Segapeli

Lives and works in Austin, TX

ajasegapeli.com | 915-433-1458

 

Education

2015              Texas State University San Marcos, B.F.A in Photography


Selected Exhibitions

2015               BFA Thesis Exhibition, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

2015               Subversive: Creating Their Visual Language, The Museum of Human

                        Achievement, Austin, TX, Curated by Julie Ledet

2015                Middle Grey Photography Association House Show, San Marcos, TX

                        Student Juried

2014                Wane/Wax, Up Collective, Austin, TX

                        Curated by Laura Turner

2014                The Future Past, Sabinal Gallery, San Marcos, Texas State University

                        Juried by Jessica Mallios

2014                SSHWP, San Marcos, TX

                        Curated by Bobby Whitley

2014                LUMA, JCM video screening, San Marcos, Texas State University

                        Juried by Liz Rodda

2013                On Sight, Flex Space Gallery, Austin, TX

                        Curated by Ricky Yanas


Awards

2015-Present        Texas State University Visual Arts Scholarship

2015- Present       Alpha Chi Honors Society Member Spring

2015-Present        Texas State University Council of Scholars Member

2013- Present       Texas State University Dean’s List


Experience

Jan 2016- Present            Artist Assistant, Jessica Mallios, Austin and San Marcos, TX

May 2015                          Production Assistant, Lakes were Rivers Artist Collective, Austin, TX

May 2015-Present            Expanded Media Equipment Manager and Researcher,Texas State University,San Marcos,TX

Nov 2013- Feb 2014        Photographer internship, Do512, Austin, TX

Aug 2013- Dec 2015        Middle Grey Photography Association Member


Skills

 Proficient in Adobe CS6 including: Lightroom, Photoshop, and Premiere Pro, Mac/Pc, Word, Digital Camera, B&W film processing, studio lighting & green screen, matting and framing, fine printing