Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

Amy Lockard
(586) 876-8310

Through my photography, I try to convey the importance of “being present in the moment” in order to fully absorb the beauty and healing powers of nature. I believe that when you are present in the moment you can let go of pain from the past, and fear of the future.
B.A. Journalism
Oakland University 2003


Artist in Residence 2014-2015
The Community House
Birmingham, Michigan

Honorable Mention
“MI Arts: All Michigan All Media Visual Arts Competition” 09/2014
Holland Area Arts Council
All Media Show
Holland, Michigan
“Harvest’s Ghost” Black and White Photography Print
Jurors Curtis Rhodes and Peter Hyatt Middleton

Second Place Black and White
Professional Women Photographers
“Spring 2014 International Women’s Online Exhibition”
New York, New York
“New River Gorge” Photography Print
Juror Andrea Meislin

“Detroit Water & Woods Photo Contest” 2/2014
Cottage & Lakefront Living Show
Novi, MI
Photography Print

City of Sterling Heights “Featured Artist” 6/2013
Sterling Heights Cultural Commission
Sterling Heights, Michigan

First Place
“Three Cities Art Exhibit” 4/2013
All Media Show
Westland, Michigan
“Bella” Photography Print
Juror Richard Rubenfeld, Professor, Art History, M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University

“Celebrate Michigan” Photo Contest 6/2013
The Detroit News
“Harvest Moon” Digital Photography

“Detroit Water & Woods Photo Contest” 2/2013
Cottage & Lakefront Living Show
Novi, MI
“Lake Living” Photography Print

Honorable Mention Black and White Photography
Oakland University Student Photography Competition 2002
Rochester, MI

Gold Key
Silver Key
2 Certificates of Honor in Photography
Portfolio acceptance
Scholastic Art and Writing Awards 1999
Macomb County, Michigan

Silver Key in Photography
Scholastic Art and Writing Awards 1998
Macomb County, Michigan


“In the Conservatory”


The White House Art Collective

Clarkston, MI

Solo gallery exhibit of photographs taken at the Belle Isle Conservatory in Detroit, Michigan.

“Present Exposure”
Inn Season Café
Royal Oak, Michigan

“Present Exposure”
Upper Hall Street Gallery
Liberty Street Brewing Company
Plymouth, Michigan

“Present Exposure”
Huron Valley Council for the Arts
Highland, MI
Solo gallery exhibit featuring 30 prices of landscape fine art photography from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula


54th Annual Greater Michigan Art Exhibition 


The Alden B. Dow Museum of Science & Art

Midland Center for the Arts, Midland Michigan

Juror: Thomas S. Madden

Healing Art


The Village Theater at Cherry Hill

Canton, Michigan

A collaborative exhibit featuring works by artists Michelle Malloch, Amy Lockard, and Kelly Darke.

33rd Annual Michigan Fine Arts Competition


Birmingham and Bloomfield Arts Center

Birmingham, Michigan

Juror: Joseph Winterhalter

Blooms, Bugs, Beasts


Scarab Club, Detroit, Michigan

Juror: Andrew Krieger

Ella Sharp Museum State Wide Fine Art Competition

All Media Show
Jackson, Michigan
“New River Gorge” Photography Print

Art Prize 2014
Zoup! @ The Medical Mile
Grand Rapids, Michigan
“Present Exposure” Photography on Canvas Installation

Our Town Show and Sale

All Media Show
The Community House
Birmingham, Michigan
Jurors Robert Dempster
“Fair Waters” Black and White Photography Print
“Baraga Rising” Photography Print
“Mighty Mac” Photography Print

53rd Annual Greater Michigan Art Exhibition

All Media Show
Alden B. Dow Museum of Science & Art
Midland, Michigan
Juror Larry Cressman
“Bronx Bar” Photography Print
“Old St. Mary” Photography Print

Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc Powertrain &eDrive
2014-2015 Art Exhibition
All Media Show
Redford, MI
“Superior Shores” Photography Print on Aluminum

Scarab Club Silver Medal Exhibition 2014
All Media Show
Detroit, Michigan
Juror TimVanLaar
“Eastern Market Dinner” Photography Print

Three Cities Art Exhibit 4/2014
All Media Show
Westland Public Library
Westland, Michigan
“New River Gorge” Photography Print
“Grist Mill” Photography Print
“Gettysburg” Photography Print

Marygrove College Department of Art Photography and Digital Imagery Group Show

Detroit, Michigan
“New River Gorge” Black and White Photography Print

Livonia Arts Commission 16th Annual Fine Arts Exhibition 11/2013
All-Media Show
Livonia Public Library, Livonia, MI
Juror Robert Beilat
“Lightning Mist” Photography Print

West of Center 6/2013
Northville Art Club
All-Media Show
Northville, Michigan
“Picture Rocks Abstract Vertical” Photography print on canvas
Juror Matt Eaton

The Forest Through the Trees 20th Anniversary Art Competition 4/2013
All-Media Show
Moynihan Gallery
Holland, Michigan
“White Pine” Photography print on canvas

Michigan Annual XL 1/2013
All-Media Show
Anton Art Center
Mt. Clemens, Michigan
Juror Yao Fen-You
“Superior Shores” Photography print on aluminum

Livonia Arts Commission 15th Annual Fine Arts Exhibition 11/2012
All-Media Show
Livonia Public Library
Livonia, Michigan
Juror Jim Nawara
“Canyon Falls” Photography Print

Views and Visions 11/2012
All-Media Show
Milford Fine Arts Association
Huron Valley Council for the Arts, Highland, MI
Juror Terry Lee Dill
“Fair Morning” Black and White Photography


Imprints Magazine 2014
New York, New York
“New River Gorge” Featured Photograph

Spinal Column Newsweekly
Oakland Lakefront Magazine
The Paper for Birmingham and Bloomfield
Preferred Oakland Homes
Staff Photographer
SCN Communications Group 6/2003-12/2012
Waterford, Michigan

Elite Sports Photography
Youth Sports Photographer 2008-2014
Warren, Michigan

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