Education

Fabrica Masterclass; Treviso, Italy - 2015

The Academy of Art University; San Francisco, CA - Graduated 2007 \\ Masters of Fine Arts, Photography

Mary Ellen Mark Workshop; New York City, NY - 2006

Howard University; Washington, DC - Graduated 2003 \\ Bachelor of Science, Psychology


grants \\ awards

Tim Hetherington Visionary Supplemental Award Recipient - 2017 

Forecast Public Arts Development Grant - 2016

Biennial 29 Juror Award - 2017 \\ South Bend Museum of Art; South Bend, IN

Gallery Choice - 2010 \\ Save the Arts Foundation, Greensboro, NC

Highest Auctioned Piece - 2008 \\ Bohnams and Butterfields Auction at The AAU; San Francisco, CA


selected EXHIBITIONS

Fotodoks ME: WE - 2017 \\ Fotodoks Festival Center; Munich, Germany

Biennial 29 - 2017 \\ South Bend Museum of Art; South Bend, IN

Summer Arts Discovery - 2017 \\ Landmark Center; St. Paul, MN 

RAW Artists - 2016 \\ Skyway Theater; Minneapolis, MN

Fabrica Masterclass - 2015 \\ Fabrica; Treviso, Italy

Story of the Creative - 2013 \\ Exhibition Space; Long Island City, NY

My Black is Beautiful - 2012 \\ Peoria Public Library Gallery; Peoria, IL

Women in Art - 2010 \\ Peoria Art Guild; Peoria, IL

The Combination of Two: Works by Andrea Ellen Reed and R. Rashad - 2009 \\ Peoria Art Guild; Peoria, IL

Bohnams and Butterfields Art Auction - 2008 \\ The Academy of Art University; San Francisco, CA

Roots and Branches - 2007 \\ The Target Gallery at The Torpedo Factory; Alexandria, VA

Wesleyans Art Show - 2005 \\ Jones Memorial United Methodist Church; San Francisco, CA

The Works of R. Rashad and Andrea Ellen Reed - 2004 \\ First United Methodist Church; Peoria, IL