NYDIA V. BLAS
2016 Master of Fine Arts, Art Photography, Syracuse University, Syracuse N.Y.
2011 Bachelor of Science, Cinema and Photography, Ithaca College, Ithaca N.Y.
2015 “The Girls That Spun Gold”, SALTQuarters, Syracuse N.Y.
2017 "Albert Weisman Award Exhibition" , Columbia College, Chicago I.L.
2017 "The Feeling is Mutual" Rangefinder Gallery, Chicago I.L.
2016 “The Trouble With Flesh” Light Work, Syracuse N.Y.
2016 “I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings” The George Washington Carver Museum Austin, TX
2016 “The Girls Who Spun Gold” Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca N.Y.
2016 Syracuse University MFA Show
2016 Syracuse University MFA Show, SU Art Galleries, Syracuse N.Y.
2016 “Physical Experience”, Spark, Syracuse N.Y.
2014 “Adjunct Appendix”, Light Work, Syracuse N.Y.
2014 “DEMOISELLES”, School of Visual and Performing Arts, Syracuse University, Syracuse N.Y.
2011 “The Veil”, Tompkins Cortland Community College, Dryden N.Y.
2011 “Senior Exhibition”, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca N.Y.
2016 The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, N.Y.
2015 Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts, Ithaca N.Y.
2017 "Women Picturing Revolution" LightField Festival, Hudson N.Y.
2017 "Art is for Empathy" Winnipeg Underground Film Festival, Cananda
2016 “The Girls Who Spun Gold” Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity Discussion Series, Ithaca College, Ithaca N.Y.
2016 “As Bad As I Wanna Be” Panel Discussion, Community Folk Art Center, Syracuse N.Y.
2014 Representations of Violence in Photography, Syracuse University, Syracuse N.Y.
2011 Artist Talk, Tompkins Cortland Community College, Dryden N.Y.
2011 Lynching Photography, Ithaca College, Ithaca N.Y.
2016 PDN “The Look” Winner, Personal Work/Fine Art
2016 Best of Show, MFA Show, Department of Transmedia, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y.
2016 Creative Opportunity Grant, Syracuse University, Syracuse N.Y.
2015 Leadership Award, Community Unity Music Education Program, Ithaca N.Y.
2012 Still Photography Senior Award, Ithaca College, Ithaca N.Y.
2012 Rere Sojourner Hassett Social Justice Award, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Ithaca N.Y.
2011 James B. Pendleton Student Research and Production Grant, Ithaca College, Ithaca N.Y.
2011 James B. Pendleton Photography Award, Ithaca College, Ithaca N.Y.
2017 Vogue Online
2017 New York Times
2017 Yogurt Magazine
2016 Strange Fire Collective
2016 The Huffington Post
2016 Dazed and Confused Magazine
2016 Fotografia Magazine/ FotoFirst
2016 Streit House Space
2014 Oranbeg Net 06: Art as Theory
2017 MFON Women Photographers of the African Diaspora
2016 Blue Library Vol 2: Conversations
2016 Editorial Magazine, Issue 16
2016 Oranbeg Press Interleave
2014 The New Portrait Zine
Adjunct Professor, Syracuse University, Syracuse N.Y.
Instructional Assistant (TA), Syracuse University, Syracuse N.Y.
Acting Executive Director, Southside Community Center, Inc. Ithaca, N.Y.
Visual Media Arts Director, Southside Community Center, Inc. Ithaca, N.Y.
Instructor, Photography and Literacy (PAL Project), Syracuse University/Syracuse City Schools, Syracuse N.Y.
Lead Instructor, Teen Action, Ithaca N.Y.
Art Director, Community Unity Music Education Program, Ithaca N.Y.
Director/Creator, Girl Empowerment Group, Southside Community Center, Ithaca N.Y.
Cinematographer, William Kentridge “Triumphs and Laments” for Tevereterno, Rome, Italy.