WHO IS SHARON COVERT?

Sharon Covert resides in Tinton Falls, New Jersey, not far from her hometown along the Jersey Shore. Brought up with a musical background she taught piano lessons for over 20 years before studying and practicing photography as an art. She has had a strong focus on conceptual fine art self-portraits and teaches a 4 week Expressive Self Portraiture class through The Define School.

Sharon's work has been published in The Sun, Click Magazine, Adore Noir, SHOTS, and F-Stop magazine, among others. She has been in numerous juried art shows and exhibitions across the world and is affiliated with Arcangel Images. To see more or to connect with Sharon, go to her websiteInstagram, or Facebook Page.

 

C.V.

Publications
2018 Book Cover, Una historia casi verdadera /An Almost-True Story
2018 Book Cover, In a Dry Season by Peter Robinson, Israel
2018 SHOTS Magazine, Issue 140, Forces of Nature, Fall
2018 Click Magazine, The Ultimate Selfie, Interview with 5 page spread, May/June
2017 Light Leaked, The Subconscious, October
2017 SHOTS Issue 137, Transition, November
2017 Stubborn Magazine, The Nightmare Issue, January
2017 Dark Beauty Magazine, Online
2017 Lux Susensa, Issue 1
2016 Art Ascent, Spooky Issue, Distinguished Artist, December
2016 Stubborn Magazine, The Haunted Issue, October
2016 F-Stop Magazine (4 Selected), The Human Body Issue, October
2016 SHOTS, Issue 133, Still Life, September
2016 The Long Way Home, The Courage Issue, September
2016 Stubborn Magazine, Fairly Tale Issue 1, August
2016 Adore Noir Magazine, Cover, Interview with 14 page spread, Issue 33, August
2016 The Sun Magazine, Issue 489, September
2016 Shadow and Light Magazine , Portfolio Showcase, March
2016 The Sun Magazine, Issue 483, March
2016 The HAND Magazine, Issue 11, January
2016 The Long Way Home, Cover, Volume 3, January


Group Exhibitions
2019, Altered Realities, Online Exhibition, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont, Juror Brooke Shaden
2019, Black, White, Monochrome, SE Center For Photography, Greenville, South Carolina, Juror Michael Foley
2019, Black/White, A. Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas, Juror Jennifer Schlesinger, *Director’s Award
2018, Altered Worlds, SE Center for Photography, Greenville, South Carolina, Juror Clair Rosen
2018, ImageNation, Arles, France, Voies Off Festival, Curator Martin Vegas
2018, Ethereal, Espace des Arts Sans Frontières, Paris, France, Curator Martin Vegas
2018, Myths, Legends, & Dreams, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont, Juror Amy Holmes-George
2017, Animalia, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas, Juror Traer Scott
2017, Black/White, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas, Juror Elizabeth Avedon
2017 She, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas, Juror Kat Kiernan
2017 The Face, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, Vermont, Juror Catherine Just
2017 Beyond the Selfie, SE Center For Photography, Greenville, South Carolina, Juror Miss Aniela
2017 38th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ
2017 RED, SE Center For Photography, Greenville, South Carolina, Juror Michael Itkoff
2017 Photowork Annual Juried Photography Exhibition, Barret Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY, Jurors Isaac Diggs, Rebecca Morse, Robert Stevens
2016 Portal, SE Center For Photography, Greenville, South Carolina, Juror Lori Vrba
2016 Don't Take Pictures, Masks Exhibition , Online
2016 Float Magazine, Halloween Exhibition, Online
2016 Light, A Smith Gallery (Honorable Mention, 2 Selected), Johnson City, Texas, Juror Jennifer Schlesinger
2016 Emotion (2 Selected), A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas, Juror Karen Divine
2016 Fables, Fairy Tales, Folktales, Legends and Myths (2 Selected), Fe Gallery, Sacramento, California
2016 Imagined Realities, Online Exhibition, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont, Juror Tom Chambers
2016 Magic Exhibition, Online, Float Magazine
2016 Garden Exhibit, Guild of Creative Art, Shrewsbury, New Jersey
2016 Conception Contemporary Art Show, M1-5 Lounge, Tribeca, New York City
2016 Automic, The HAND Magazine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Curators Adam Finkelston & James Meara
2016 Photowork 29th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition, Barret Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY, Juror Karen Irvine
2016 Plates to Pixels Intimate Alchemy Annual Juried Exhibition, Juror Blue Mitchell
2016 New Year, Float Magazine Online Exhibition
2015 36th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, New Jersey
2015 Juried Portrait Exhibition, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, New Jersey
2015 Still Life, MPLS Photo Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Juror Russell Joslin
2015 Still, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas, Juror Kate Breakey
2015 VOICE Finalist, Click Away, Category- Self Portraits, San Antonio, Texas
2014 VOICE Finalist, Click Away, Categories- Self Portrait and Human Face, Salt Lake City, Utah


Accolades
2019, Director’s Award, Black/White, A. Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas, Juror Jennifer Schlesinger
2018 Viewbug, Creative Reality, Finalist
2018 Viewbug, Shoot Everything in Black and White, Winner
2017 International Child Photo Black and White Competition, Nominees, 4
2017 International Monochrome Awards, 3rd Place, Conceptual
2016 International Monochrome Awards, Honorable Mentions, 2
2016 HONORABLE MENTION, Light, A Smith Gallery, 2 Selected, Johnson City, Texas, Juror Jennifer Schlesinger
2016 100 Photographers to Watch in 2016, Clickin Moms
2016 Float Magazine Portfolio
2015 CMpro at Clickin Moms
2015 Nominee, Black and White Child Photo Competition, Category- Conceptual & Photo Manipulation
2015 Lensculture, LINK
2014 In Beauty & Chaos Pro


Interviews
2017 Craft and Vision, Feature/Interview
2015 In the Shadows of Life, Feature/Interview
2015 Reflections Feature/Interview
2014 The DEFINE School, Feature, Student Stories, Meet Sharon Covert LINK
2014 A Million Loves, Feature/Interview


Memberships and Affiliations
Center for Fine Art Photography
Monmouth Museum
Monmouth Arts
Arcangel Images
Guild of Creative Art

 

 

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