Shawn Waldron

Works/CV

works/ CV

Shawn Waldron contributed to these books and magazines. 

PUBLICATIONS

[Writer] "An Eye To Remember" Vanity Fair, Feb 2017. In the magazine and online.

[Guest Curator] Musée Issue 16: Chaos. Andrea Blanch, publisher. Fall 2016

[Contributor] (untitled Anton Bruehl book project); Greenberg/Steidl, 2017

[Contributor] "Condé Nast: Photography Pioneer" In Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form; Jensen, Kirsten (ed), Univ of Penn Press, Philadelphia, PA, 2017

[Contributor] Horst’s World in Colour. In Horst, Photographer of Style; Brown, Susanna (ed). V&A Publishing, London, 2014

[Consulting Historian] Vanity Fair: 100 Years; Carter, Graydon (ed). Abrams, New York, NY, 2013

[Contributor] Still/New York. Gensler, New York, NY, 2013

[Contributor] Quintessence. Condé Nast Verlag, Munich, 2013

[Contributor] Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop; Fineman, Mia. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 2012

[Contributor] "Rudy Burkhardt" Acne Paper Issue 14, 2012

[Author] Eduardo Garcia Benito: The New York Years. Condé Nast Publications, New York, NY, 2009

[Editor] A Century of Seduction at Condé Nast, Acne Paper Issue 8, 2009

 

Installation view of Horst's World In Colour curated by Shawn Waldron for the Condé Nast Gallery. The prints were produced for Horst's 2014 retrospective at the Victoria and Albert Museum and later released as limited edition prints by the artist's estate. 

Installation view of Horst's World In Colour curated by Shawn Waldron for the Condé Nast Gallery. The prints were produced for Horst's 2014 retrospective at the Victoria and Albert Museum and later released as limited edition prints by the artist's estate. 

EXHIBITIONS

[Curator] Renato D’Agostin: 7439. Condé Nast Gallery, New York, NY 2016

[Curator] Stories Untold. Condé Nast Gallery, New York, NY 2016

[Curator] Horst in Colour: Works from the Victoria & Albert Museum. Condé Nast Gallery, New York, NY 2016     

[Producer] Dan Winters: Star Wars. Condé Nast Gallery, New York, NY 2015

[Curator] Peter Schlesinger: A Photographic Memory. Condé Nast Gallery, New York, NY. 2015

[Producer] Four From Japan: Contemporary Photography. Curated by Alison Bradley. Condé Nast Gallery, New York, NY. 2015

[Curator] Elinor Carucci: The Effect of Motherhood. Condé Nast Gallery, New York, NY. 2015

[Curator] NEW VIEW. Condé Nast Gallery, New York, NY. 2015

[Co-curator] Century: 100 Years of Type Design. AIGA Gallery, New York, NY. 2014

[Curator] Horst and Lisa. NeueHouse, New York, NY. 2014

[Producer] Coming Into Fashion (capsule); curated by Nathalie Herschdorfer. Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, Florida, 2013

[Curator] Marisa Berenson. Donna Karan Flagship, New York, NY, 2011

[Curator] Eduardo Garcia Benito: The New York Years (1921-1940). Museo d’Pasion, Valladolid, Spain, 2009

Curator Shawn Waldron during the press preview of Stories Untold. The exhibition presented previously unseen outtakes and rarities from Condé Nast's archives and was presented in collaboration with Getty Images. Photo by Shea Kastriner. 

Curator Shawn Waldron during the press preview of Stories Untold. The exhibition presented previously unseen outtakes and rarities from Condé Nast's archives and was presented in collaboration with Getty Images. Photo by Shea Kastriner

LECTURES

Condé Nast at a Crossroads. Part of Irving Penn at the Intersection of Art, Fashion and Photography; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C., 2015

Connecting the Dots: Staff Photographers and the Creation of the Condé Nast Studio. Part of Inventing Elegance: Fashion and Photography 1910-1945; Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 2014

The Condé Nast Press. Part of series Century Expanded; Type Directors Club, New York, NY, 2014

Inspired by: Condé Nast Collection. Part of art.com holiday promotional speaker series; San Francisco, CA, 2013

Part of Leadership Strategies in Magazine and Digital Publishing, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 2012

Lighten, Brighten, Slim and Smooth: A History of Fashion Retouching. Part of series Fashion Photography: The Seductive Appeal; Geneva Art Museum, Geneva, Switzerland, 2008

The Greatest Living Photographer: Steichen at Condé Nast. Part of Edward Steichen: Images for the Masses; Musee de l’Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2008

 

DOCUMENTARY INTERVIEWS

Horst in Colour. Directed by James Wainman for the Victoria & Albert Museum. Web short, 2014

The Man Who Shot Beautiful Women. Directed by Nick Watson, produced by Remy Blumenfeld. Feature, 2013

In Vogue: The Editor’s Eye. Produced and directed by Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato. Feature, 2012

The Visual Language of Herbert Matter. Directed by Reto Caduff. Feature, 2010 

Promo cards designed by Shawn Waldron for Condé Nast Gallery exhibitions.

Promo cards designed by Shawn Waldron for Condé Nast Gallery exhibitions.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2006-2016       Condé Nast Senior Director, Archives and Records

2003-2006       Condé Nast Archivist

2000-2001       Mystic Seaport Museum Archivist, Photography Collection

1999-2000       Archive Photos/Image Bank Archivist, Reuters Collection

1998-1999       Corbis Cataloger/Indexer

 

EDUCATION

2002      Simmons College, Master Library Science, Archive Management

1996      University of Connecticut, Bachelor of Arts, History

 

INTERNSHIPS/PARAPROFESSIONAL

2001                Harvard Medical School Library

2001-02           Fogg Art Museum Library, Harvard College

2002                Boston Architectural Center Library

2001-02           Wheelock College Library

 

BOARDS

2011-2015       Howland Public Library, Beacon, NY Trustee

2011-2014       Northeast Document Conservation Center, Andover, MA Advisory Board

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