Atis Puampai // Resume





2018                             Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art: Photography Focus. University of Hawaii at Manoa

2014                             Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art Focus. University of Hawaii at Manoa



Professional Experience

2018                               University of Hawaii at Manoa Photography Lab Manager

2015-2017                      Electronic Arts/Digital Imaging Lab Technician,  University of Hawai'i at Manoa Art Dept.

2010-2015                    Group Shots Ultd.  Photographer, Runner, Lab worker



Solo Exhibitions

2014                             “Slit: Photographs by Atis Puampai” located at Treehouse Film Photography Shop.                        Honolulu, HI.                                                                                                                                       



Group Exhibitions

2018                                 "Flesh/Water" located at the Commons Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI.                                             Curator: Kelly Ciurej

2017                                  “GRRIC Contemporary Presents an After School Special” located at the Honolulu Museum of Art                                              Academy.  Honolulu, HI.  Curators:  Jan Dickey, Tera Keck.

2017                                “PhotoSpiva 2017” located at the George A. Spiva Center for the Arts. Joplin, MO. Juror: Orjan                                          Henrikkson.                                                                                                                                      

2016                                "Contemporary Photography in Hawaii” located at ARTS at Mark’s Garage. Honolulu, HI                                              Juror: Jay Jensen.

2014                                “Paper House: An Appreciation of Printed Matter” located at Kakaako Agora. Honolulu, HI.

2014                                “Contemporary Photography in Hawaii” located at the Andrew Rose Gallery. Honolulu, HI    .                                         Jurors: Barbara Pope, Franco Salmoigrahi.




2014                                  “Strip HI: Adventures with Modified Strip Cameras and Photographs” by Atis Puampai

2010                                  Rollerwarehouse, Spring/Fall 2010 Catalogue, Front-Cover Photograph.



Digital Print

2017                                     Lenscratch, "Atis Puampai:  The States Project:  Hawaii" by Tara Cronin, 8/16/2017

2014                                   The Huffington Post, “For This Photographer’s Eerie Slit Scan Portraits, It’s All About Time”                                                  by James Cave, 7/18/2014.





2017                                    Online Artist Talk, ART304F Spring 2017, Instructor: C. Pacheco. Minnesota State University of                                             Moorhead.

2016                                    Artist Talk, ART101 Fall 2016, Instructor: M. Portner. University of Hawaii at Manoa.

2016                                    Featured Graduate Speaker, the Society for Photographic Education (SPE) West / Southwest                                              Conference. Tucson, Arizona.




2018                                       Scholarship -- John Young Scholarship in the Arts

2017-2018                            Scholarship – Stephen Doue Fellowship  

2017-2018                            Scholarship – Graduate Achievement Scholarship

2016-2017                            Scholarship – Stephen Doue Fellowship

2016-2017                            Fall/Spring Graduate Assistantship in Computer Labs

2015-2016                            Fall/Spring Graduate Assistantship in Computer Labs


Related Skills

- Software: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Audacity
- Hardware: Canon IPF series printers, Macintosh and PC computers
- Photography: Analogue / Digital cameras, D-76 film processing, Darkroom techniques
- Basic Electronics