Thomas D Gallagher 

Las Cruces, New Mexico | Chicago, Illinois



After Dark: City Art Exhibit, Desert Suns, Failed Landscapes., Polaroid Manipulation, Group Exhibition, Las Cruces City Hall, Las Cruces, NM. 

Small Art, Failed Landscapes., Polaroid Manipulations, Juror Zoe Spiliotis, Group Exhibition, La Mecha Gallery, El Paso, TX. 

Skies, Failed Landscapes., Polaroid Manipulations, Juror Zoe Spiliotis, Group Exhibition, La Mecha Gallery, El Paso, TX. 

Botanical, A. parryi sp., NM, Polaroid Collage, Juror Lee Anne White, Group Exhibition, Photoplace Gallery, Middlebury, VT.


Cluster Photography & Print Show, Group Exhibition, OXO London Wharf


The Art of Instant Photography, Group Exhibition, Sputnik Orlando curated by AFPA. Show includes a catalog on Blurb

For the Love of Art Month,  Group Exhibition, Dona Ana Arts Council- Awarded 3rd Place for submissions.  See the virtual show


Meat Project: A Backyard Fire Cooking Zine, Photography for the book

Awarded- City of Chicago (DCASE) Individual Artist Project Grant 

Malamegi LAB 14 International Art Show, Group Show at Imagoars Gallery, Venice IT


Studio Artist at Cornelia Art Center

Failed Landscapes, Solo exhibition at Cornelia Gallery, Chicago IL


NEIU, Private collection purchase. Pola-city, Scanned manipulated polaroid. On display in the front lobby reception.


Soular System, Group exhibition, S.H.E. Gallery, Chicago IL


KSM8 advertising campaign, Shure Inc., Publications and Print worldwide


In Bringing Forth, Group exhibition, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago IL, 'Failed Landscapes' (Curated by Jennifer Tremblay)

Continuous Span, Group exhibition, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago IL (Curated by Jim Dempsey)

Awarded- City of Chicago (DCASE) Professional Development/Career Advancement Grant 


Ways Towards Mountains, Solo Exhibition, Moon Art Gallery, Arlington Heights IL


Midwest: Wisconsin 1, International Fine Art Photography Competition, Grand Prix de la Decouverte, Juror Award

Shadow and Light, Group Exhibition, Black Box Gallery, Portland, Or. Honorable mention, Midwest: Wisconsin 1


The Art of Photography show, Group exhibition, San Diego Art Institute- Museum of the Living Artist, The Accumulation and Dissipation of Energy, Julian Cox, Curator of Photography and Chief Curator of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

IPA­Int'l Photography Awards, Honorable Mention in 3 categories.


Showcasing Local Talent, Group Exhibition, Beverly Art Center, Chicago, IL


B.A. Mass Communication & Media Arts- Photography, Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

Using Format