Patricia Christakos (b. 1959) is a fine-art photographer and writer from Central New York and Southwest Florida. In 2009, in celebration of her 50th birthday, she created the Half Century Mark Hotel a photography blog that examines creativity and the aging process. Christakos will be pursuing her MFA in photography at Maine Media College in Rockport, ME beginning in May 2107.

select exhibitions: photography
2018 Lens 2018 (juried). Perspective Gallery. Evanston, Illinois
2016 The Curated Fridge (juried). Somerville, Massachusetts
2015 Punctum: 20th Annual Exhibition (juried). Photographic Center Northwest. Seattle, Washington
2015 Posies for Emily and Other Dreamers (solo). Andrew and Carol Weller Gallery. Youngstown, Ohio
2014 Joyce Elaine Grant Exhibition (juried). School of the Arts, Texas Woman’s University. Denton, Texas
2013 IDentity (juried). Center for Fine Art Photography. Fort Collins, Colorado
2013 Finding Wonderland (with painter Ann Cross). Gallery at Cazenovia Public Library. Cazenovia, New York

select work experiences
Half Century Mark Hotel Blog, Creator and Caretaker [2009 – present]
The Gallery at Cazenovia Public Library, Exhibition Curator [2007- 2011]

artist talks and publications
2015 Boca Grande Community Center ~ Boca Grande, Florida ~ Speaker
2015 Andrew and Carol Weller Gallery ~ Youngstown, Ohio ~ Instructor
2011 Word Dance Poetry Magazine ~ Photography

MFA candidate, Maine Media College, Rockport, ME
Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, BS Magazine Journalism [1980]

email: patricia@patriciachristakos.com