Fred Brashear Jr.

Southern California Artist


​​​​Fred Brashear Jr.


    2016           MFA  in Studio Art, California State University, San Bernardino


    2013           BA in Art (Studio Art), California State University, San Bernardino

    2008          AA in Fine Art (with honors), Victor Valley College, Victorville, CA


    2015           Ofelia Delgado purchase award, California State University, San Bernardino

    2014           First Place in Photography “Trains Art Competition Focus Point Shape

                           International Online Art Gallery                                                  

    2013           Special Recognition Award for Outstanding Art “ 3rd Annual CityScapes Art         

                           Competition”, Light, Space, &Time Online Art Gallery. 

                       Finalist Award of Excellence, “Photographer’s Forum Magazine 33rd Annual               

                           Photography Contest”,Santa Barbara, CA

    2012           Freestyle Photographic Supplies Excellence in Photography, 

                           “42nd Annual Student Show”, Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art,

                           California State University, San Bernardino

    2006         First Place, “Adult-color, Landscape, Scenic and Nature category”, Daily Press 
                           Amateur Photo Contest, High Desert Center for the Arts, Victorville, CA

Collaborative Projects

    2013          In The Streets: A Photography Collection(in collaboration with Kahlil Pyburn)

                           Dutton Family Gallery, California State University, San Bernardino 
 Group Exhibitions

    2017          Americana, Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO 

                           (Juried by Darren Ching, owner, Klompching Gallery) 

    2016         Man in the Landscape, PhotoPlace Main Gallery

                           Middlebury, VT (Juried by Brett Erickson)

    2014         Altered Landscapes, Arts Benicia Main Gallery

                           Benicia, CA  (Juried by Philip Linares)

                    The Human Altered Landscape, PhotoPlace Main Gallery

                           Middlebury, VT.  (Juried by Russell Lord)

                     Photography: Writing with Light, Pacific Art League of Palo Alto: Main Gallery, 

                           Palo Alto, CA  (Juried by Brian Taylor)

                     Trains Art Competition & Group Exhibition,Focus, Point & Shape International Online

                           Art Gallery, Phoenix, AZ (Juried by Elizabeth Merchant)

   2013          California Open Exhibition, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

                           (Juried by Edward Goldman)

                    The Story of the Creative, An International Exhibition
                           Angel Orensanz Foundation for Contemporary Art, New York, NY

                    3rd Annual CityScapes Art Competition
                           Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery

                    Identity..... The Curiosity of Human Nature
                           California State University, San Bernardino

                    Dotphotozine Exhibition
                           NY Delight Deli, Pomona, CA

   2012         42nd Annual Student Show
                           Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art
                           California State University, San Bernardino

                    Dotphotozine Launch Party & Group Show
                           Lifework Art Gallery and Studio, Palm Springs, CA

    2006       Daily Press Amateur Photo Contest
                           High Desert Center for the Arts, Victorville, CA


   Christina Franco Collection, Claremont, CA

   Delgado family Collection, San Bernardino, CA    


    2016        Man in the Landscape, Exhibition Catalog
                           PhotoPlace Gallery, VT

                    Fraction Magazine: issue 86; Eighth Anniversary Issue

    2015        Featured in 5th Annual Dotphotozine Magazine
                           San Bernardino, CA    

    2014        The Human-Altered Landscape, Exhibition Catalog
                           PhotoPlace Gallery, VT

    2013        A&U, America’s Aids Magazine, Issue 225.
                           New York, NY

                    Photographer’s Forum Best of College & High School Photography

                    Featured in 3rd Annual Dotphotozine Magazine
                          San Bernardino, CA

    2012        Featured in 2nd Annual Dotphotozine Magazine
                          San Bernardino, CA

Teaching or Related Experience

    2017       Gallery Preparator , Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum
                          San Bernardino, CA

                   Teaching Assistant, (Tamara Cedre) California State University, 
                          San Bernardino

    2016       Associate Editor, DotPhotozine
                          San Bernardino, CA

    2015       Photographer’s Assistant to Mark Power & Jim Goldberg

                          Magnum Photo Agency, Inland Empire, CA

Professional Memberships

   2016-present       Society of Photographic Education

   2017                     Golden Key International Honor Society