Lorenzo Triburgo




2005   MFA Photography and Related Media, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2002   BA Photography and Gender Studies, New York University, New York, NY


2014   Project Grant Recipient, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland, OR

2013   The Art of Photography Show, juror, Dr. Julia Dolan, curator at the Portland Art Museum

2013  Philadelphia Photo Arts Center 4th Annual Contemporary Photography Competition Exhibition, jurors, Lesley Martin of Aperture and Andy Adams of FlakPhoto.com

2013   Regional Arts and Culture Council Professional Development Grant, Portland, OR

2012   PDN, The Curator Competition, Portraits Category, First Place

2012   The Pride Photo Award (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), First Place

Exhibition Record

Solo Shows

2015   Transportraits, Governors State University, Chicago, IL (forthcoming)

2014   Transportraits, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR

2011   Transportraits, University of the Arts, Gallery 1401, Philadelphia, PA

2010   Transportraits, Portland Community College, The Helzer Art Gallery, Portland, OR

Group Shows

2015   Photography Faculty Exhibition, Fairbanks Gallery, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

2014   Callahan to Warhol: New Photography Acquisitions, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

2014   Oregon State University Faculty Exhibit, Corvallis, OR

2013   Framed: Identity and the Photographic Portrait, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA

2013   Philadelphia Photo Arts Center Annual Juried Competition Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA

2013   Mo-Wave, Seattle, WA

2013   Wayfinder, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2012   The Curator, PDN gallery at Photoville, Brooklyn, NY

2012   29 X 29, Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York, NY

2012   The Pride Photo Award Exhibition, Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2012   Author and Subject: Contemporary Queer Photography,
Photo Center Northwest, Seattle, WA

2011   Body of Work, Q Center, Portland, OR

2011   Share: Vistas of Community, GE Headquarters, Fairfield, CT

2010   SQFT, Traveling Exhibition, Curated by TJ Norris

2009   Queer Gaze, Fontanelle Gallery, Portland, OR

2009   Portraits, Worksound Gallery, Curated by Mark Woolley, Portland, OR

2008   Annual Juried Exhibition, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR

2007   Growing Up and Looking Back, Gallery RFD, Swainsboro, GA

2005   See what I Mean?, Visual Arts Gallery, Curated by Marvin Heiferman, New York, NY


2014   "30 Must See Photo Exhibits," Resource Magazine Online, June 30, 2014

2013   "Ten to See, Framed: Identity and the Photographic Portrait" Aesthetica Magazine, August/September 2013

2013   Feeney, Mark. "Looking for answers to questions of Identity," Boston Globe, September 9, 2013

2013   Brooks, Katherine. Huffington Post, Arts and Culture, "Transportraits: Lorenzo Triburgo Captures Powerful Images of Transgender Men," July 31, 2013

2013   Wei, Huo. "Transportraits," People's Photography Magazine, (Beijing, China), July 2013

2013   Nastasi, Alison. Flavorwire.com, "Renaissance-Style Portraits of Transgender Men," July 27, 2013

2013   Teicher, Jordan G. Slate.com, Behold: The Photo Blog, "Capturing the Courage of Transgender Men," July 9, 2013

2013   Smithson, Aline. Lenscratch.com, "Lorenzo Triburgo: Transportraits," June 5, 2013

2012   Harrity, Christopher. The Advocate.com, "Artist Spotlight," November 2012

2011   Fallon, Roberta. "Unsung Heroes in Equality Forum Art Exhibits," Philadelphia Weekly, April 27, 2011

2011   Phillips, Karin. "Photo Exhibit at UArts Explores Gender Concepts Through Portraits," CBS Philly.com, April 27, 2011

2011   Nichols, Larry. "Trans Artist Renders Constructs of Masculinity," Philadelphia Gay News, April 26, 2011

2011   Cofta, Mark. "Agenda Identity," Philadelphia Citypaper, April 21, 2011

Collections and Publications

2015   Identities Now: Contemporary Portrait Photography Published by Peter Hay Halpert Fine Art (forthcoming)

2014   Transgender Studies Reader 2 Website, edited by Susan Stryker and Aren Aizura, Routledge Publishing

2012   Photo District News, The Fine Art Photography Issue, Curator Award Winner, July 2012

2012   29 X 29, Juried Portfolio published by School of Visual Arts

2012   Portland Monthly Magazine, "Human Nature," May 2012

2011   Portland Art Museum, Permanent Collection

Artist Talks and Lecturess

2015   Transportraits and Policing Gender, hosted by Men's Development and Engagement at Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, May 18, 2015

2014   Post-Identity: Gender Variance in Contemporary Photography, Society for Photographic Education Northwest Regional Conference, Transfixed/Transmedia, October 11, 2014, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

2014   Transportraits, Artist Talk, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR

2012   Guest Lecturer for The Pride Photo Award Winners Exhibition September 30, 2012, Ouede Kerk, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2011   Share: Vistas of Community, Webinar, GE Headquarters, June 29, 2011, Nationwide

2011   The Medium of Deconstruction: Photographic Journeys in Gender Variance April 27, 2011, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2011   Equality Forum National Transgender Panel April 26, 2011, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Academic Appointments

2013-present   Full-time Instructor of Photography
Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

2012-2013   Adjunct Instructor of Photography
Art Institute of Portland, Portland, OR

2009-2012   Adjunct Instructor of Photography
Mt. Hood Community College, Gresham, OR