M A R I S S A - R O C K E has her Master's degree from the San Francisco Academy of Art in Fine Art Photography. For over a decade Marissa has created work for magazines, creatives and competitive commercial clients. A San Francisco based Artist, her inspiration stems from a bold imagination that evokes visions of color, texture, & design. Her process is organic, beginning with a lucid idea that evolves naturally as each experience unfolds. Currently creating images for Sephora Corporate Headquarters in San Francisco and freelance projects with many other clients.
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Awards, Exhibitions & Published work
Modern Landscape solo exhibit, 16 Metallic C-Prints on display; Glasskey Photo, 442 Haight St, San Francisco, CA 94117; October 2015 - November 2015
Photo Annual Awards 2015: Emotions series; Honorable Mention for portrait series; Wall Gallery in Teplice, Czech Republic; and in Prague, Czech Republic
APA; American Photographic Artists, San Francisco Chapter. Image showcased in 2014 APA Something Personal Exhibit. image of Serenity
APA; American Photographic Artists, San Francisco Chapter. Image showcased in 2013 APA Something Personal Exhibit. image of Phil Everist
REplace: Depictions of Monumental Architecture, adaptive reuse, and industrial detritus. Bayview Opera House, San Francisco; March 2013 - Printed the 15 main images of Hunters Point power plant on metallic paper @ 20x24. Also, produced six original color & black/white metallic prints featured in the show.
Huffington Post Magazine - Cover image for October 2012 issue. "Getting schooled by the Academy of Art - San Francisco."
Photo Annual Awards 2012: Masquer series; images showcased at Wall Gallery in Teplice, Czech Republic; and Gallery in Prague, Czech Republic
Photo Annual Awards 2011 Series: Modern American Landscapes: road kill images showcased at Wall Gallery in Teplice, Czech Republic; and Gallery in Prague, Czech Republic
Sony World Photography Award 2011 winner; awarded Professional Landscape Category Shortlist; Series: Modern American Landscapes: road kill showcased at Somerset House London, United Kingdom.
Dogleaf Studios Exhibition 2011: iPhone Photo Exhibit; images showcased in Sausalito, California during the annual Marin Open Arts Studios.
Master's in Photography ; The Academy of Art, San Francisco (2009)
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism ; San Diego State University (2006)
:: CLIENTS ::
Caroline Cecil Textiles
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Jim Keppel, Inc.
Monster Cable Products
HP/SAP Sharks Arena
Yellow Leaf Hammocks
Moraga Country Club
Muir Medical Group
Kelly Burgoyne Photography
MJ Lessard Leatherwork
McCall Design Group
Dallas Culture Map Magazine
Next Action Sports
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2017 // San Francisco, California