San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA Fall 2004-Spring 2006,  MFA in Photography.

Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY 1998-200 BA in Film.

Solo Exhibitions

2018    Wave Room, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY.

            Storm Diptych, RISD Museum, Providence, RI.

2016    Theresa Ganz, Alexandre Hogue Gallery, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK.

            Theresa Ganz and Millee Tibbs, Chazan Gallery, Providence, RI.

2015    Heart of the Cave, Evans Contemporary, Peterborough, ON, Canada.

2012     Don’t get out much, Bell Gallery, Brown University, RI.

2012     As if the Earth Were Air, Steven Wolf Fine Art, San Francisco, CA.

2008    Shadow on the Green, Steven Wolf Fine Art, San Francisco, CA.

2006    The Things That I Have Seen, I Now Can See No More, Steven Wolf Fine Art, San Francisco, CA.

2005    Still Lights Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Selected Group Shows

2018   The Sum of its Parts, High Five Arts, Lowell, MA.

2017    Providence x Hudson: Prevailing Mysteries, Walnut Hill Fine Art, Hudson, NY.

           Quorum, The Pit, Los Angeles, CA.

           The Newest Romantics, The New Art Center, Newton, MA.

2016    Psychedelic Providence, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Chicago, IL.

            Space: SF CameraWork Juried Exhibition, San Francisco, CA.

            Of Many Minds: Theresa Ganz, Klea McKenna and Meghann Riepenhoff, Euqinom Projects, San Francisco, CA.

            DeCordova Biennial, DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA.

2015     Land's End, Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

             EXPO Chicago, The Navy Pier, Chicago, IL.

             Process and Refuge, Open Aperture Gallery, Newport, RI. 

            Brown Faculty Show, Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI.

             SF Camerawork Auction Exhibition, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA.

             ArtSlant Prize Shortlist Exhibition, Aqua Art Fair, Miami, FL.

2014      Obsessive Reductive, Museum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, CA.

             New Threads,  Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA.

2013      Art on Paper, four person show, Datz Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.

              Nature as Muse, Murray Circle, three person show, Cavallo Point, California.

2012     Dots And Loops: Photographs From The Permanent Collection, Evans Contemporary, Peterborough, Canada.

             I’ll take you there: The Constructed Landscape, Pavel Zoubek Gallery, New York, NY.

             Regina Rex, Part I, Eli Ping Gallery, New York, NY.

             Inside Outside/ Outside-In, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY.

2011     Camera Club of New York Residency Award Show, New York, NY.

             Animality, Open Practice Committee Exhibition, University Of Chicago, IL.

             Rock, Paper, Scissors, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA.

2010     In Pieces; New Collage, Storefront Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

2009    Rock, Paper, Scalpel, Banff Centre, Banff, Canada.

             (Super)Natural, New York Photography Festival, New York, NY.

             Ship in a Bottle, Sullivan Galleries, SAIC, Chicago, IL.

2008    Acqua Art Fair, Steven Wolf Fine Arts, Miami, FL.

             A Tree is Nice, Julie Baker Fine Arts, Nevada City, CA.

             Stretching the Truth, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI.

2007    Acqua Art Fair, Steven Wolf Fine Arts, Miami, FL 2007.

             Art Chicago, Steven Wolf Fine Arts, Chicago, IL, 2007

             Seven Sad Forests, Garage Biennale/ Ping Pong Gallery, San Francisco CA 2007.

             Photography: Beyond Botanica, Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA 2007.

             Systems and Transmutations, Root Division, San Francisco, CA 2007

2006   Acqua Art Fair with Steven Wolf Fine Arts, Miami, FL.

            Art: 212, The Downtown Armory, New York, NY.

            Cream from the Top: surfacing talent from fine arts programs, Arts Benicia, CA.

             Vernissage, MFA Show, Herbst Pavilion, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA.

             New Works, Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute.

             Sacred and Profane, Still Lights Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute..

             Paul Sack Award Recipients, Still Lights Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute


2018   “Wave Room”, Exhibition Mention, Mousse Magazine Blog, January, 2018.

           "Sum of its Parts at High Five Arts in Lowell, MA, USA", Kolaj Magazine,  Exhibition Review, June 2018.

2017   “Critics Pick”, The Boston Globe, The Newest Romantics at the New Art Center, Newton, MA

           Sarah Baker, Art New England, review of  The Newest Romantics at New Art Center, Newton, MA

2016   Sebastian Smee, “At DeCordova Museum, A Strong New England Biennial”,  The Boston Globe, October 21, 2016.

          Suzanne Volmer, “No Man’s Land at Chazan”, Review, ArtScope, November 2016.

          Kim Beil, “Of Many Minds”, Review, ArtForum Critics Picks, July 2016.

          Thomas Seely, Art Uncovered, Interview: Theresa Ganz, Podcast,

          Prompt 4, Prompt Press, Biannual Art Periodical, San Francisco, CA. Contributed images in response to a prose poem by Melanie Rae Thon.

          Photo Issue, Ventriloquist Art Magazine, San Francisco, CA. Contributer.

2015     Ela Yeliz, Interview: Theresa Ganz, XOXO the Mag, April 2015.

             Gillian Dykeman, Review: The Exterior Edges of the Cave, ArtSlant Worldwide. 

2014      Profile: Theresa Ganz’s Deep Cuts, Outpost Journal, Issue #4, September 2014. 

2013      Sangyon Joo, Interview: Theresa Ganz, Magazine Gitz,  Issue #5, September, 2013.

2012     Zachary Cahill, Earth Without Aura: Notes on the Psychology of Contemporary Landscape, Mousse Magazine, Issue #35, October 2012.

             Greg Cook, Theresa Ganz at Brown; plus Ed Osborn's Soundscapes, The Providence Phoenix, October 2, 2012.

2009     LUCI Collective, (Super)natural, Exhibition Catalogue,.

2008     Traci Vogel, “Theresa Ganz: Shadow on the Green”, SF Weekly: December 9.

             Jeanne Stork, “Theresa Ganz”, Flavorpill.

2007     Traci Vogel,  “Ping Pong in the Garage,” SF Weekly: Best Of, August 22.

             Michael S. Gant , “Natural High” MetroActive, August 18-14.

             Michelle Mansour, “Systems and Transmutations,” Root Division, Exhibition Catalogue.

             Avital Binshtock, “Art School Confidential.” Lifescapes: West Coast Art and Design, November.

             Richard Freedman, “Vine Arts.”  The Vallejo Times- Herald, Aug. 15.

Professional appointments

2011-      Assistant Professor, Visual Art, Brown University

2010-      Co-Founder/ Director, Regina Rex, New York, NY

2006      San Francisco Art Institute, Teaching Assistant

2005      San Francisco Art Institute, Teaching Assistant       

Invited Lectures

2018  Penumbra Foundation Lecture

2017    Juror, The Blanche Ames Annual Art Competition

           San Francisco Photo Alliance Lecture, San Francisco Art Institute

           Juror, ArtSlant Prize

           DeCordova Museum Artist Talk

           RISD Graduate Guest Critic

2016    RISD Undergraduate Guest Critic.

2016    RISD Graduate Thesis Committee

2015     Alfred University, Artist Talk

2014     NYU Draper Program in Graduate Studies, Artist Talk

2010     Camera Club of New York, Dark Room Residency Award Lecture

2007     Photo Alliance Introductory Lecturer.

Research Grants/ Awards/ Residencies

2018   OxBow Institute of Art Artist in Resident

2017   Brown Arts Initiative Grant

           Humanities Research Fund

2016    2016 MacColl Johnson Finalist

2015    ArtSlant Prize, 2015

            Humanities Research Fund Award

            MJR Projects Artist in Residence

            Round 2 Juried Winner of the ArtSlant Prize

2014    Humanities Research Fund Award

            Salomon Award

            Kala Institute Artist in Residence

2013     Humanities Research Fund Award

2012     Humanities Research Fund Award

2010     Camera Club of New York, Darkroom Residency.

2009     Peter S. Reed Foundation Fellowship.

             Banff Thematic Residency, ‘The Wanderer”.

2006     Headlands Center for Arts, MFA Studio Award Finalist.