Richard Knox Robinson
PO Box 488
Studio 540-672-7243 Cell 540-718-5645
2015 Seine-Saint-Denis, France. Selection of Song of the Cicadas.
2015 National Portrait Gallery. Finalist for Portrait Competition for collaborative digital video, My Big Head.
2015 Rappahanock Film Festival Sceening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment, with discussion.
2015 Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment with discussion.
2014 New Image Gallery, JMU. Exhibit of RothsteinÕs First Assignment the Re-photographic Project with film screening and talk.
2014 Mountain Film Festival in Telluride, CO. Screening of Song of the Cicadas
2014 Rencontres du Cinema, Paris. Screening of Song of the Cicadas
2014 Radford University, screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
2014 James River Film Festival. Screening of Song of the Cicadas.
2013 Taubman Museum. Roanoke, Va. Reunion:Highlights of the Collection. Group show featuring MuseumÕs Permanent Collection.
2013 Mountain Lake Biological Center, Virginia. Screening of Song of The Cicadas as part of artist residency at UVA Biological Center.
2013 The Birdhouse Theater. Knoxville, TN. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment sponsored by the Appalachian Community Fund.
2013 Mohonk Resort. New York. Screening of Song of the Cicadas as part of Insect Music event.
2013 UCLA Art Sci Center and Lab. Insect Music. Judson Church, New York. Presentation of film Song of the Cicadas as part of event surrounding the emergence of Magicicada in New York.
2012 Watch Docs Human Rights Film Festival. Warsaw, Poland. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
2012 Martin Street Gallery, NC. Mimesis. Exhibit of Contemporary Photography. Pam Pecchio juror.
2012 Library of Virginia. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment with panel discussion.
2012 World of Knowledge International Film Festival. St Petersburg, Russia. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
2012 Bosch Art Film Festival. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
2011 Sweet Briar College, Va. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment
2011 Virginia Film Festival. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment with panel discussion.
2011 Southern Appalachian International Film Festival. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
2011 Seattle International Film Festival. Jury Selection of RothsteinÕs First Assignment. Nominated for Best Documentary Grand Jury Competition
2011 Visual Arts Center Virginia. Exhibit of works from RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
2011 Virginian Museum of Fine Arts. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment as part of the James River Film Festival.
2011 Culture Unplugged. Online Documentary Film Festival. The Beekeepers.
2011 Washington and Lee University. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
2011 Woodberry Forest School. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
2011 Virginia Student Film Festival. Guest speaker/ Screening of The Beekeepers.
2011 Richmond Environmental Film Festival. Screening of The Beekeepers.
2011 Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Group Screening of Artists Films
2010 Virginia Tech. Screening of RothsteinÕs First Assignment. with panel.
2010 Piedmont Arts Association. Mimetic Tales of Ragged Mountain. Exhibit of short film as part of a group show of Poe influenced art works.
2010 Chroma Projects Art Laboratory. Mimetic Tales of Ragged Mountain. Exhibit Screening of Short Film.
2009 RIDM (Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montrˇal). Screening of The Beekeepers.
2009 Vancouver International Film Festival. Screening of The Beekeepers.
2009 Driver Fund. Screening/Lecture of The Beekeepers. Randolph College.
2009 The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative. Charlottesville, VA Screening of The Beekeepers
2009 Look 3 Festival of the Photograph. Screening of The Beekeepers Charlottesville, VA
2009 Electric Arts Intermix. ADA Gallery Richmond,VA Screening of The Beekeepers.
2009 Marfa Ballroom. Marfa Texas. Screening of The Beekeepers.
2009 Mountain Film Festival, Telluride, Co. Screening of The Beekeepers
2009 Hot Docs Film Festival, Toronto. Screening of The Beekeepers
2009 Sundance Film Festival. Screening of The Beekeepers, Experimental Documentary Short. New Frontier Short Category. Park City, UT
2009 Atlanta Film Festival. Screening of The Beekeepers Experimental Short. Jury Award Best Short Documentary.
2009 Oxford Film Festival. Screening of The Beekeepers, Experimental Documentary Short. Oxford, MS
2009 Live Arts. Charlottesville, VA. "Honey Sweet Pommegranite Seeds" (Hymn to Demeter). Experimental dance/video performance. Rose Pasquarello Beauchamp Choreographer, Judith Shatin Audio Composition.
2007 University of Virginia. Helms Theater "Honey Sweet Pomegranate Seeds (Hymn to Demeter)." Experimental dance/video performance. Rose Pasquarello Beauchamp, Choreographer; Judith Shatin, Audio Composition.
2006 Orange Arts Center. "The Art of Documentary Photography," curator/ exhibiter in Group Show with William Albert Allard and Paul DÕAmato.
2006 Walker Arts Center. "New Directions." Solo Show. Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry, Virginia
2005 Big Apple Film Festival, co director of film short, ŅBlue,Ó screened at the Maya Deren Theater, New York.
2005 University of Virginia. Hadrian's Coffee. Exhibit of images from Italy.
2002 Art Museum of Western Virginia. Roanoke, Virginia. "Contemporary Photography in Virginia." Group Show with Virginia Photographers including Sally Mann.
1996 University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pa "AIDS East and West A Cross Cultural Look at the Epidemic," Solo Exhibition/Lecture.
2014 Creative Capital. On Our Radar. First round acceptance for Letter from
2012 Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship. Scott Rothkopf Juror.
2011 Tyrone Guthrie Center. Artist Fellowship in Ireland.
2010 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Artist Fellowship at residency program.
2009 Atlanta Film Festival. Best Documentary Jury Prize for ŅThe BeekeepersÓ
2008 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Artist Fellow at Residency Program.
2006 Society of Publication Designers Award of distinction for Travel Story on Big Sur, CA. Spirit Magazine (Southwest Airlines)
2000 Lowell Thomas Award, Gold Award for photography from the Society of
American Travel Writers for story on Hemingway's Key West.
1999 Ozzie Awards, Honorable Mention in Best Use of Photography category for Southwest Airlines (Spirit Magazine) story on Hemingway's Key West.
1998 Communication Arts, Featured in Photography Annual for series on Paris.
1995 American Photography 10, award of excellence for Magazine Story, "A
Journal From the Plague Years, Life in an AIDS Clinic"
1994 D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities and the National Endowment for the Arts , received TAP Grant for solo exhibition, "The Streets of Kathmandu.
1994 Society of Publication Designers, featured in annual awards issue for cover of story ,"A Journal From the Plague Years, Life in an AIDS Clinic"
2014 University of Virginia. Lecturer for Semester at Sea Program (Summer) photography and filmmaking.
2011-15 Virginia Commonwealth University. Adjunct Prof Filmmaking.
2010 Washington and Lee University, Adjunct Photography Instructor. Winter Term.
2008-10 Woodberry Forest School. Instructor Photography and Filmmaking.
2008 Virginia Commonwealth University, Photography Instructor. Introductory Digital Photography.
2006 University of Virginia, Adj Prof for Summer Program in Italy
2002-07 Montserrat College of Art, . Photography Instr for Summer
Residency program in Italy.
1999-07 Randolph-Macon Woman's College , Adjunct Position teaching
Introductory and Advanced photography as well as Intro Digital Video Production.
1997-1999 Woodberry Forest School, Trimester Courses in photography.
June 2013 The New Yorker. Talk of the Town article on David Rothenberg and screening of Song of the Cicadas. Nick Paumgarten.
May 2013 Ear to the Earth. Network for Environmental Sound Art. Review of screening of Song of the Cicadas.
May 2013 Concerto.net The Classical Music Network. Review of screening of Song of the Cicadas at Judson Church, New York.
May 2013 New York Times Arts Beat. A Concert 17 Years in the Making. Blog article for screening at Judson Church in NY of Song of the Cicadas.
March 2013 Journal of American History. Letters to the Editor re: RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
June 2012 Journal of American History. Review of RothsteinÕs First Assignment by JI Deutsch.
Nov 2011 Anthropology Review Database. Review of RothsteinÕs First Assignment by Jack David Eller.
Nov 2011 WVTF Public Radio. A Dark Part of VirginiaÕs Past Comes to the Big Screen. Story on RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
Nov 2011 The Daily Progress. Story of Displaced SNP Families Consumes Filmmaker. Story on RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
Nov 2011 NBC 29 Experimental Documentary Tells a Different Story. Story on RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
Aug 2011 Time Light Box. Article on RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
Sum 2011 Piedmont Virginian. Article on RothsteinÕs First Assignment.
Oct 2009 Capturing Controversy: A Look At Activist Filmmaking The Independent. Jericho Parms. Review of artists and activist filmmaking
Jan 2009 Sundance goes Green as Environment Takes Spotlight. AFP. James Nelson. Included in review of Sundance Films with Environmental Themes.
Jan 2009 The Bearers of Bad News: Doc Makers on How to Engage Viewers While Delivering Dire Facts. By Holly Willis. Inside Sundance. Included in Survey of Doc Filmmkakers at Sundance.
Apr 2008 10 Questions Randy Pausch Time Magazine.
Dec 2005 The Big Picture Smithsonian Magazine story on O Winston Link
May 2005 Baptism on Navy Ship Life Magazine, Unpublished
Jan 2005 Into Big Sur Spirit Magazine, Feature Story on Big Sur,CA
Jul 2004 Sun Magazine, Image from NYC series published for feature July, 04
Jul 2004 A Family Divided Time Magazine, Feature on Descendants of Jefferson.
May 2004 OldSalem Smithsonian Magazine, Travel Feature on Old Salem, NC .
Spr 2004 Writing the World: On globalization Terra Nova Ed, MIT Press
Feb 2004 An Island in Winter Spirit Magazine Black and White Travel Feature on
Sep 2003 Customs of Color Brides Magazine, Documentary Story on an African
American Wedding in Maryland.
Fall 2003 Sun Magazine, Series of Works for publ from Nepal Series,
NYC Series and the Paris series.
June 2003 Siting Jefferson, Portraits of artists including Ann Hamilton.
Dennis Oppenheim and Agnes Denes. University of Virginia Press.
Nov 2002 Apples of Your Eye Smithsonian Magazine, Feature on heirloom
Apr 2002 Yoga Heats Up Washington Post, Weekend Cover Story on Yoga.
Apr 2001 Living a Tradition Smithsonian Magazine, Feature story on Shaker
Villages of New England.
Jul 2000 Festival at the Temple Feature Washington Post Story on Laotian Temple
in Virginia (Wat Lao Buddhavong).
Mar 1999 Racing to Round Up Readers Smithsonian Magazine, feature on Larry
McMurtry's bookstore in Texas.
Mar 1999 The Old Man and the Keys, Spirit Magazine (Southwest Airlines)location
feature on Hemingway's Key West.
Jan 1999 Winter Getaways National Geographic Traveler, Travel Column featuring
Oct 1998 Virginia Real Washington Post Magazine,feature on Virginia Writer Donald McCaig.
Jul 1997 Pipe Dreams Smithsonian Magazine, Feature on Pipe Organ Building in
New York, Montreal and Charlottesville.
Spr 1997 Quaker Village of Waterford,Virginia. Veranda Magazine
Aug 1996. A Passage From India, Washington Post Magazine feature on a traditional Indian (Hindu)Wedding in Washington, D.C.
Jan 1996 Farmville: A Burden of History feature story on efforts to preserve school
as landmark of civil rights history. Brown vs Board of Education.
Oct 1995 Enchanted Isle, Historic Preservation Magazine, Cultural Piece on
Ossabaw Island, GA
Oct 1994 Voudou Village Discovery Channel feature on Oyotunji Village in South
Carolina. October '94.
Aug 1994 Cultural Feature on AIDS/HIV in Nepal. Discovery Channel
Sep 1994 Island Haven Historic Preservation Magazine, Feature on the Historic Penn Center of St. Helena Island, South Carolina.
Aug 1994 Song of Coal Mid Atlantic Country Magazine feature on Judith Shatin's
Appalachia/Computer Docu-Opera. August '94
Nov 1993 Life in an AIDS Clinic, A Journal from the Plague Years. Discovery
Channel. Story on Whitman-Walker Clinic.
2008 Virginia Commonwealth University, MFA VCU Arts. Film and Photography Dept.
Visiting Artist Lectures
2010 Piedmont Arts Association. Artist Panel. ŅPoeÕs Playground.Ó
2009 Randolph College, Lynchburg College. Driver Fund Lecture/Screening
2004-2013 Aperture Images, Represented by Aperture Images.
2009-present Cinema Guild. Distributor for ŅThe BeekeepersÓ and ŅRothsteinÕs First AssignmentÓ
Arizona State University
Art Museum of the University of Virginia
Art Museum of Western Virginia, Roanoke, VA
The College of New Jersey
Furman University, Greenville SC
Museum of African American History
Salt Lake City Community College
UBC Okanagan University BC Canada
UCLA Film and Television Archive
University of Guelph
University of Iowa
University of Michigan
University of North Carolina
University of Pennsylvania
University of Vermont
University of Wisconsin
Virginia Commonwealth University
 As of July 2007 known as Randolph College