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Curriculum Vitae

LUCY GRAY

www.lucygrayphotograpy.com
lucygrayphotography@gmail.com

415 859 0847

Illustration

Books
“Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers,” by Lucy Gray,
   Foreword by Hilton Als, Princeton Architectural Press, 2015
“The Day of the Locust,” by Nathanael West, Arion Press, 2013
"Untitled (Nicole Kidman)," Frontispiece, The Whole Equation, By David Thomson,
   Knopf, NY; Little Brown, London, 2005
"Animal Faces: A Wild Face Painting Book," Nature Company, 1993,
   Republished Discovery Channel, 2001
"In Nevada: The Land, the People, God and Chance" by David Thomson,
   Knopf, 1999
"Beneath Mulholland: Thoughts on Hollywood and Its Ghosts," by D. Thomson,
   Little Brown, NY, 1997

Magazines
"The Day of the Locust" Brick Magazine, 2013
"18 Months of Hearings, 700 Witnesses - and Barely a Single Homeowner,"
   by Marilyn Snell, Mother Jones online magazine January, 2011
"Honor at the Stairs," Brick Magazine, Cover, Spring 2007
"Kristin Rehearses with Kai," Dance Magazine, 2007
"Katita and James on Stage after Nutcracker," Dance Magazine, 2004
“Stage Moms,” Callboard Magazine, Kathryn Roszak Castle, Erika Vexler,
   October 2002, November 2002
“Remembering Why They Dance,” San Francisco Ballet Backstage, 2002
“Tango in San Francisco,” Salon.com, 2002
“Portrait of Karl Lin and his Urban Garden,” Sierra Magazine, 2001
“Lucy Gray’s Bodie, California,” Independent on Sunday, London, 2000
"Mark Morris Choreographing," International Art Exposition, S.F., 2000
"Anthony Minghella and Walter Murch Making The Talented Mr. Ripley,”
   New York Times, 1999
"Anthony Minghella and Walter Murch Making The Talented Mr. Ripley,”
   Independent on Sunday, London 1999
"Taxi!," Communication Arts: Photography Annual 1996

Illustration and Written By
"Like Print, Juicy News is Evolving," The New Fillmore News, September, 2014
Katita Waldo and Helgi Tomasson at SFB, Brick Magazine, 2007
“Balancing Acts,” Archipelago.org Literary Magazine, 2002
“Unique Places in San Francisco,”Crown Press, 2002
“Naming the Homeless,” Archipelago.org Literary Magazine, 2000
 

Written By
"The Fillmore’s History of Displacement," The New Fillmore, 2016
"Focusing on Ballerina Moms," The New Fillmore," 2015
"Juicy News," The New Fillmore, 2015
"Our House for Sale," The New Fillmore News, 2014
“Charles Bukowski,” Brick Magazine, 2007
Elle, Interview, Movieline, Playgirl, Boston Globe, LA Times,
   The Real Paper,
1985 –1994

Short Stories
"I Thought I Would Be a Movie Director,” excerpted from a longer story of the
    same title, Narrative Magazine, 2014
Reading of short stories by Lucy Gray, Z Space, 2013
Melons in the Desert, Journal of Gastronomy, 1985

Plays
"The Day of the Locust," writer, director; reading, Mechanic's Institute, S.F., 2014
"Take Irene", playwright, producer; reading directed by Phyllis Roome,
    Producer's Club, N.Y., N.Y., 2011
"To Kill For", playwright, director, producer, Knoedler & Co., N.Y.C., 2009
"To Kill For", playwright, producer; production directed by Joy Carlin,
    Grace Cathedral, S.F., 2008

Lectures
Film Clubs, program, lecture, S.F., 2009 - Present
Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, Diane Middlebrook
    Salon, S.F. 2016
Introduction to Annie Hall, Balboa Theater, S.F., 2016
Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, San Francisco
    Ballet Auxiliary, 2015
Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, The Image Flow,
    Marin, 2015
Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, Metropolitan Club,
    S.F., 2015
Illustrating Short Stories with Photography, Class Section, SOTA,
   September 18-26, 2014
Douglas McGrath, Interview and film screening, Nicholas Nickelby, Arion Press,
   S.F., 2013
Ellen and Molly Haskell author of "My Brother My Sister" publication Interview at
   Booksmith, SF, 2013
Genevieve Goes Boating; short film, "Balancing Acts" photographs, interviewed
    by Vendela Vida, Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, San Rafael CA, 2012
Genevieve Goes Boating; short film, "A Stage of Her Own," play reading,
    interviewed by Steven Winn, New People Cinema, San Francisco Film Society, 2012
Michael Ondaatje, David Thomson, interview, Narrative Magazine, S.F., 2012
Susan Andrews on Dana Andrews, screening, interview, The Infinity, S.F., 2012
Laura Truffaut on Francois Truffaut, screening, interview, The Infinity, S.F., 2012
"The Map of Foreclosure," lecture with photographs, Doug Adams Gallery,
   Berkeley, CA, 2010
"The Map of Foreclosure," lecture with photographs, private residence,
   San Francisco, 2010
The Savages Tamara Jenkins, director; Laura Linney, star; interview, Telluride
   Film Festival, CO, 2007
"No More Red Shoes," lecture with photographs, Stanford University, CA, 2005
Michael Ondaatje, David Thomson, interview, Napa Valley Arts and Lectures,CA, 2005
"No More Red Shoes," lecture with photographs, Sacred Heart Academy, S.F., 2005
"Tango in San Francisco," lecture with photographs, City College, S.F.,1999
"Naming the Homeless," lecture with photographs, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 2000 "Naming the Homeless," lecture with photographs, City College, S.F., 1999
"How They Treat Short Men: John Fante," lecture, C.S.U. Long Beach, CA, 1995
Women in Film, teacher, Lebanon College, N.H., 1979

Film/Video/Internet
A Country Girl, vimeo
Genevieve Goes Boating, imdb,
Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, Promo Video, 2015
Genevieve Goes Boating, Fort Mason Center, Building C.,S.F., writer, director,
   producer, continuous screenings, 2011- 2013
Lynn Hershman-Leeson, Biography of the director Vodcast and Vodcast about the
    making of Strange Fruit on the DVD release of the film, 2008
Made by the Bay, podcast with video pilot, SF Gate, 2008
Lucy Talks Movies, weekly podcast with video, Podtech.net, 2006 - 2007
Tangled Up in Blue, title sequence, ABC-TV pilot, 2003-2004
White Lies, producer, post production, 1985
Phoenix Bird, producer, Danish Film Commission, 1984
Clark Communications, Director Film Acquisitions, 1981-83
Isaac Newton, short student film, University of New Hampshire, 1977
Charlotte Corday, short student film, Dartmouth College, 1977
           

Documentaries - as Self
Yahoo, Flickr Moment, Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, 2015
Lucy Gray
Making PortraitsTeen Files, Eating Disorders, 2000
Lucy Gray, A Portrait Making “Balancing Acts” by Victoria Stewart, 2000
“Naming the Homeless,” Thanksgiving Tribute, KRON-TV NBC, 1998
Lucy Gray Making “Naming the Homeless,”1998, MacMoment: Dave McElhatton,
    KPIX-TV CBS, 1998
“Naming the Homeless,” Bay Area Backroads, KRON-TV NBC, 1998

Film/Television Stills
!Women Art Revolution, by Lynn Hersman-Leeson, 2010
Strange Fruit, photography, documentary directed by Lynn Hershman-Leeson, 2006
American Inventor, photography, ABC-TV, 2006
Dancing with the Stars, photography, ABC-TV, 2006

Public Art Projects
Genevieve Goes Boating, Fort Mason Center, Building C., S.F., continuous screening,
   writer, director, producer,  2011 - 2013
"Big Tilda's", projected images, City Hall north and south face, S.F., 2006
"No More Red Shoes," Stanford University, Institute for Research on
   Women and Gender, 2005
"Balancing Acts", S.F. Public Library, CA., photography, 2004
"Naming the Homeless", Yale University, New Haven, CT., 2000
"Naming the Homeless", Connecticut State House, 2000
"Naming the Homeless", Institute for Unpopular Culture, S.F., 2000
"Naming the Homeless", City Hall, S.F.,1999
"Naming the Homeless", Grace Cathedral, S.F.,1998

Exhibitions

Solo            
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers" Harvey Milk
   Photography Center, S.F., 2015
“Big Tildas” to music by Greil Marcus, Archipelago.org, 2007 - Present
“Tilda Swinton on Fire,”Audis Husar Fine Art Gallery, L.A., CA, 2006
“Tango in San Francisco,”Mechanics Institute Library, S. F., 2002
“Tango in San Francisco,”Jernigan/Wicker Fine Art, S. F., 2001
“Balancing Acts,”San Francisco Ballet, 2000
“Star Route Farm,”Jernigan/Wicker Fine Arts Gallery, S. F., 2000
“In Nevada,” Jernigan/Wicker Fine Art, S. F., CA, 1999
“Fillmore Street,” Thomas Reynolds Fine Art Gallery, S. F.,1997

Group
Open Studios, Arion Press, S.F., CA, 2014
"Up All Night," SF Camerawork Members' Exhibition, SF, CA, 2014
Balancing Acts,” Museum of the Americas, Washington, D.C., 2008
"The Edwardians," b.j. spoke Gallery, NY, NY, 2007
“Balancing Acts,” Prada Gallery, Washington, D.C. 2006
“Balancing Acts,” Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, 2006
“New Work,” Jernigan/ Wicker Fine Art, Paris, 2003
“Mark Morris Choreographing”, International Art Exposition, S.F., 2000
“Early Work,” Jernigan/Wicker Fine Art, S. F., 1997
“Early Work,”Anita Seipp Gallery, Palo Alto, CA1997
“Early Work,”Plano ArtCentre, TX, 1997

Radio
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," National Endowment
   for the Arts Radio, Washington, D.C., 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," KWMR Radio,
   Point Reyes Station, CA, 2015
"Balancing Acts" Exhibit, KZSU-FM, Stanford University, CA, 2005
Radio Play by Thomas Berger, Commissioned, Directed, WVPR-Vermont
    Public Radio, 1979
Radio Plays, Various Commissions, Written and Directed, WVPR-Vermont
    Public Radio, 1979 - 1981
Talk Show Host, WNHV-Vermont, ABC affiliate, 1979-1981

Festivals/Juries/Awards
So Close, So Soon, Finalist, Narrative Magazine Fall Story Contest, 2016
The Phrasing, Finalist, Narrative Magazine Winter Story Contest, 2015
Three Days, One Beer, Finalist, Narrative Magazine Spring Story Contest, 2015
Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, Fast Company,
   22 Best Photo Books of 2015
After Mother and Son Dance The Nutcracker Ballet, Nominee in People, Spider
   Awards, 2015
Before Mother and Son Dance The Nutcracker Ballet, Nominee in People
   Black & White Spider Awards, 2015
Rehearsing at San Francisco Ballet, Nominee in People Black & White Spider
   Awards, 2015
Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers, One Eyeland,
   Silver Medal, 2015
Genevieve Goes Boating, Oaxaca FilmFest, Mexico, 2012
Genevieve Goes Boating,
Cinema By the Bay, SFIFF, 2012
Genevieve Goes Boating
, World Kid's Foundation, Travel throughout, India, Lessons
    in the Dark, 2011 - 2012
Genevieve Goes Boating
, Miami Short Film Festival, Miami, FL., 2011
Genevieve Goes Boating
, National Center for Performing Arts, Mumbai, India,
   Festival, 2012
Genevieve Goes Boating, Berkshire International Film Festival, Great Barrington, MA., 2012
Honor at the Stairs, Xavier's Tour de Nairn, Daddy's Shoes, b.j. spoke gallery, N.Y., N.Y.,
   Winner, Photography 2007
Honor at the Stairs, Somerset Art Association, N.J., 2006
Honor at the Stairs, International Color Awards, 2006
Xavier’s Tour de Nairn, Photo Review Magazine, 2006  
Xavier’s Tour de Nairn, The Photo Review Competition Issue, 2005
Celebrity, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, 2005
Honor at the Stairs, Women in Photography Intl., Online, 2005
Count and Isabelle, Power to the Pixel Competition, L.A., CA, 2003
Katita, Dressing Room after Prodigal Son, SFB, 2001, Millard Sheets Gallery New
   Photography Competition, L.A., CA, 2000
Taxi!, Advertising Photographers of America, L.A., CA, National Jury’s Choice Award 1996
Taxi!, Communication Arts: Photography Annual Award of Excellence,1996
Let the Punishment Fit the Crime, Radio Series, American Bar Association, Silver
   Gavel, 1981

Reviews
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Time Magazine,
   Lightbox, March 2016
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Atlantic Media,
   Quest, March 2016
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," BUST Magazine, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Click Magazine, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Corriere della Sera,
   Italy, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Daily Mail, London, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Dance Magazine, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Dance Spirit, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Design Taxi, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Elle magazine, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Exposure, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Goodreads, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Huffington Post, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," The Mama Actor, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Mommikin, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," The New Fillmore, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," New York Magazine,
   The Cut, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Ninemsn Coach,
   Australia, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Page Turners, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Parenting, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Real Simple, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Repubblica, Italy, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," San Francisco Ballet "Backstage Magazine, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," San Francisco
   Chronicle, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," San Jose
   Mercury News, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," SELF, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Slate Magazine, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," Theater Bay Area, 2015
"Balancing Acts: Three Prima Ballerinas Becoming Mothers," The Vision Times, 2015
"The Day of the Locust," Alissa Valles, Brick Magazine, 2013
"The Day of the Locust," San Francisco Chronicle, 2013
Genevieve Goes Boating
, Phil Hall, Film Threat's Top 10 of 2012
Genevieve Goes Boating
, Mick LaSalle, S.F. Gate, 2012
"To Kill For," The New Fillmore, San Francisco, September 2008
"To Kill For," Robert Avila, Bay Guardian Theater Blog, September 2008
“Big Tildas,” Artnet Magazine, David D’Arcy, 2006
“Balancing Acts,” Stanford Newspaper, CA 2005
“Naming the Homeless,” Archipelago.org Literary Magazine, Susan Garett, 2000
“Naming the Homeless,” San Francisco Chronicle Newspaper, Karen Salter,1998

Grants and Gifts
Pamela Aguirre, Lili Anolik, Cris Arguedas, Catherine and Frank Bartels, Kathy and Paul Bole, Jamie and Philip Bowles, Terry Gamble Boyer, Brooks-Matthews Foundation, William and Wynn Burkett, Leslie Burlock, Alison Carlson, Coach, Mary and Richard Corliss, Penny Coulter, Karen Crow, Susan and Paul DeMuro, Karen and John Diefenbach, Shaari Ergas, Nancy Murray and Jim Feuille, Carol and John Field, Michael Fitzgerald, Terry Forman, Anne Fredericks, Stephanie and Dick Fredericks, Gwen and Sandy Garrett, Lynne Hale, William and Margaret Hearst, Bill Holodnak, Sherri and Michael Hudes, Maurice Kanbar, Tony Kitz, Martha Kropf, Cyra McFadden, Elaine McKeon, Chris and Jim Marver, Celeste and Tony Meier, Christopher Meledandri, Stephanie and Bill Mellin, Karen Meyerhoff, Todd Oppenheimer, David Packard, Max Palevsky, Jane and Larry Reed, Juliette Reilly, Rockefeller Philanthropic Collaborative, Holly Goldberg Sloan and Gary Rosen, Richard and Barbara Rosenberg, Sue Rugtiv, San Francisco Foundation, Donor Advised Funds; Brian and Katrina Sherer, Paul and Jennifer Sherer, Raymond McGrath and Karen Snell, Dianne Weaver and Sebastiano Scarampi, Schultz Foundation, Mr. and Mrs. Norman Stone, Temple Emanu-El Rabbis’ Philanthropy Fund, Amy Nathan and Warren Weber, Lizzy Weber, Rachel French Weber, Lynn and Peter Wendell, Scott and Shirley Wilson, Windfall Foundation

Education
San Francisco Art Institute Extension, various classes Still Photography, 1992 - 2005
Michael Kenna, Photographer’s Master Class, 1994
Dartmouth College/University of New Hampshire Extension, Bachelor's Degree
   European Literature and Film, 1978 – 1979
New England College, Liberal Arts Studies, 1973 - 1975
Academy of the Sacred Heart, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1970 - 1973

Collectors (Partial List)
Jane and Larry Reed, Ann Barry, Stacey Case, Mary and Richard Corliss, Anne Fredericks and Marc Fasteau, Alicia and Philip Hammarskjold, Maurice Kanbar, Diane Johnson and John Murray, Tomas Meyer, Susan Moldaw, David Packard, Sheryl and Jim Reuben, Paul and Jennifer Sherer, Meg Schultz, Shirley and Scott Wilson