Jodie Hulden is a California-based artist whose contemplative photography focuses on intimate landscapes and still life. She has a degree in art from San Diego State University where she worked primarily in textiles and artist books. She discovered her passion for black and white photography in the 1970s using film and doing darkroom work. She transitioned to digital photography in 2001. She has studied with George DeWolfe, Carlin Tapp, Michael Frye, Brett Erickson and Susan Burnstine. After retiring from a teaching career, she now devotes her time to fine art photography. Her work has won numerous awards and she has exhibited her prints nationally.
Exhibitions and Press
2012 Yosemite Renaissance XXVII Exhibition, Yosemite Valley, CA. Honorable Mention Award for "Gnarled Tree"
2015 Earth Month 2015 Los Angeles Group Exhibition, G2 Gallery, Pico House, Los Angeles, CA, "Stillness", "Intimacy" and "Stopping to Sea"
2015 "Wild Graces" Two-Person Exhibition with Robert Treat, Mission Trails Regional Park, San Diego, CA
2015 Lenscratch Online Magazine by Aline Smithson, June 6, 2015, www.lenscratch.com, with "Torrey Pines Portfolio"
2015 International Juried Exhibition, Center for Photographic Arts, Carmel, CA, "Gourds on a Gold Plate"
2015 Finalist, 8th Gala Awards, Julia Cameron Awards for Women Photographers, "On the Bluff"
2016 PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT, Director's Award for "Gnarled Tree"
2016 "Whispers - Inside Bodie" Two Person Exhibition with Robert Treat, Gallery 4204, San Diego, CA
2016 Online Gallery, Members' Juried Exhibition, Center for Photographic Arts, Carmel, CA, "Seeing Silence"
2016 Black and White Photography Magazine (UK), August issue, "60 Seconds Exposure" interview with Tracy Hallett
2016 Center for Fine Art Photography "Home" Exhibition, Fort Collins, CO, "Waiting"
2017 Artist-in-Residence, Month of February, Zion National Park, Utah
2017 Yosemite Renaissance 32 Exhibition, Yosemite Valley, CA, Honorable Mention Award for "Ancient One"
2017 FotoRelevance Commentary by Geoffrey Koslov, "Medium Festival of Photography 2017", November 10, 2017, www.fotorelevance.com
2018 Acceptance of "Presence", Your Daily Photograph, January 18, 2018, as part of The New Pictorialists collection, www.YourDailyPhotograph.com
2018 Open Show San Diego presenter at MOPA (Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego)
2018 Center Santa Fe Editor's Choice Award, Third Place for "Left Behind" portfolio. Bridget Watson Payne, juror - Senior Editor, Chronicle Books
2018 Annual Juried Members Exhibition, Center for Photographic Arts, Carmel, CA, "Circle of Light"
2018 International Juried Exhibition, Center for Photographic Arts, Carmel, CA, “Ancient One”