Biography

Hayley Austin, born in Texas, graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and Liberal Arts from The University of Texas at Austin. Shortly thereafter, she moved to Berlin where she assisted various photographers. She earned a Master of Design in Photography from University of Applied Sciences in Bielefeld in 2015. Her editorial photography has been featured in GEO, GUP, Nido, Emotion and Brigitte and Feature Shoot. She also works as a freelance photo editor.

 

Education

2015 Master of Arts in Design (MA), Fachhochscule Bielefeld — Bielefeld, DE
Photography Prof. Roman Bezak
International Summer School of Photography ISSP — Pelci, Latvia
Workshop mit Alessandra Sanguinetti
2014 University of Fine Arts — Bremen, DE
in Masterstudio Kultur und Identität Prof. Peter Bialobrezki
2009 Bachelor of Liberal Arts (BA), The University of Texas — Austin, Texas, USA
2008 Bachelor Fine Arts (BFA), The University of Texas — Austin, Texas, USA
1999 Summer School in Photography, Pratt — Brooklyn, New York, USA

Group Exhibitions

2016 #07, Das Kleine Schwarze — Hamburg, Germany
DFA Portfolio Walk, Deichtorhalle — Hamburg, Germany
2015 ISSP Group Show — Kuldiga, Latvia
Werkschau SS’15, FH Bielefeld — Bielefeld, Germany
Facing New Spaces, Triennale of Photography — Hamburg, Germany
2014 Bielefeld Contemporary, Bielefelder Kunstverein — Bielefeld, Germany
2013 En Passant, FH Bielefeld — Bielefeld, Germany
Kleister — Berlin, Germany
Love, SiFestival of Photography — Savignano Immagini, Italy
2012 Show Me Your Glands, NARS Foundation — Brooklyn, New York, USA
Women in Multimedia, Arte Fiera — Bologna, Italy
Uncommon Intimacy, Spazio Labo Center of Photography — Bologna, Italy
2011 Slideluck Potshow, HBC — Berlin, DE
This is not a Fish Block, Group Show, Studio Baustelle — Berlin, DE
2009 Friends of Friends, CK — Berlin, DE
2008 Senior Show, Creative Research Lab — Austin, Texas, USA
2007 Dirty Lush, Temporary Space — Austin, Texas, USA
2006 The Tuscan Landscape, Santa Chiara Gallery — Castiglione Fiorentino, Italy

Collections

Hörmann Collection — Bielefeld, Germany
Private Collection — Austin, Texas

Honor Awards

2016 Artist Work Grant, Das Kleine Schwarze — Hamburg, Germany
2010 Artist in Residence — Kuldiga, Romania
2008 Undergraduate Research Grant, The University of Texas at Austin
Plan II Thesis Travel Grant, The University of Texas at Austin Arts
2006 Undergraduate Research Grant, The University of Texas at Austin
2004 – 2008 Amon G. Carter Scholarship

 

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