Curated by Don Snyder
Ryerson University, Toronto. May 2018
Professor Don Snyder will an exhibition of Frank Rodick's work at Ryerson's School of Image Arts as part of Contact 2018, Toronto's annual photography festival.
Professor Snyder is former chair in Ryerson's Image Arts School, with an extensive background in the history of photography, critical studies, and curation. He also teaches graduate level courses in the York-Ryerson Communication and Culture program. Dr. Snyder interests include "critical directions in photography and documentary practice during the past decade."
Quarterly newsletter by Frank Rodick
Posted Dec 31, 2017
For his first newsletter of 2018, Frank Rodick covered current issues in art news, posted links to articles of interest, covered the work of two favourite photographic artists, and more. View the newsletter by clicking above and sign up to received future issues here.
Blog post by Frank Rodick
Posted Dec 31, 2017
In September 2017, Frank Rodick delivered the opening remarks to the Education Symposium of the China Pingyao International Photography Festival. This blog post is a summary of those remarks, observations on teaching and what it means to be a photo-based artist when 242,000 photographs are being made per second.
Exhibition at China Pingyao International Festival of Photographs
Pingyao, China. September 2017
The first public showing of Frank Rodick's new work, untitled selves, took place in the city of Pingyao in China as part of one of the world's largest photo art festivals. Noted curator Dr. Irina Chmyreva chose eight works from this series for display alongside the work of five other international artists in her exhibition, Relics from a Space Ship, a meditation on history, time, and aspiration. Rodick gave a lecture on creative process for photographic artists and delivered the opening remarks for the festival’s symposium on photography education.
Jurying for the 2018 Festival of Light in Argentina
Buenos Aires. August 2018
Frank Rodick joined Elda Harrington and Silvia Mangialardi on the selection committee for the 2018 Festival of Light in Buenos Aires.
El uso de los cuerpos
Book cover, July 2017
Adriana Hidalgo has published The Use of Bodies, a Spanish translation of the new book by Italian philosopher and political theorist Giorgio Agamben . The cover features the piece Self-portrait (season of mists, no. 3) from Frank Rodick's Season of Mists series.
Images & essay, 2017
One of the most beautiful websites you'll find anywhere, the latest issue of the online journal Revista Corrientes features work from Frank Rodick's Everything will be forgotten and Season of mists series.
Dedicated to photo-based art, L'Oeil de la Photographie, published a portfolio of the series by Frank Rodick based on the life and death of his parents.
Workshop led by Frank Rodick. Buenos Aires, 2016
As part of Argentina's biennial Festival de la Luz, Frank Rodick led a two day workshop focused on helping visual artists enhance their personal creative process. Drawing on his own experience as both an artist and practicing psychotherapist, he worked with artists at all career levels, helping each of them put together a personal plan for boosting their creativity. Over the past years, Rodick has delivered workshops based on this theme in various formats to various audiences.
Portfolio Reviews: Festival de la Luz
Buenos Aires, August 2016
Frank Rodick had the pleasure of reviewing the portfolios of emerging and established photo-based artists during the latest Festival de la Luz, Argentina's biennial of photography.
Exhibition: Acquisitions 2015
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Salta
Salta, Argentina. Dec 2015 - Feb 2016
With an accompanying catalogue, the Museum of Contemporary Art of Salta in Argentina presented an exhibition of their latest acquisitions for the permanent collection, including several works by Frank Rodick.
Exhibitions, lectures, & workshops. Colombia, Aug-Sep 2015
Colombia's collaborative art project ZOOMLAB included Frank Rodick as an invited artist for their 2015 edition. Exhibitions of Rodick's work took place in Medéllin at the Paul Bardwell Gallery of Contemporary Art and in Pereira at the Universidad Tecnologica de Pereira. Rodick also lead workshops with university students and presented five lectures on his work, including a special presentation to the Lacanian Forum of Medéllin on the relationship between his experience as a psychotherapist and his art practice.