Biography

 

Rachel June 

 

Rachel June is New Orleans native that uses the city as her playground. As a portrait artist, she endeavored to capture the true essence and unglorified moments of her subjects and the real world. This has lead Rachel into a realm of self exploration, resulting in the creation of a multitude of self portraits. Rachel June’s portraits are momentary glimpses into the human psyche. The female anatomy and mind are strongly represented within these self portraits.

 

Printed Publications
2015                Lianna Patch, “Personal Development” New Orleans Living Magazine, June Issue pg. 56

2015               “Inside Scoop” Inside New Orleans, May Issue pg. 22

Online Publications
2014 - 2015     Ben Mintz, NOLA Defender, http://www.noladefender.com/ (#racheljune , #racheljunephotography)

2014               Mason Miller, “Meet the Graduates of the Harvard of Drag Schools” Vice, October 9, 2014

2014               Ashley Voss, “Nosh ‘Sample the Best from ArtFire & the Net’ ” ArtFire, October 9, 2014

Podcast
2014               Delton Childs, Interview, Drift Phase Podcast, New Orleans, La. February 22, 2014

 

  

Solo Exhibitions
2015               Love Story
                        Scott Edwards Photography Studio and Gallery , New Orleans, Louisiana.

2013               Evil Pleasures: A Photography Exhibition
                        Mid City Theatre, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Two-Person Exhibitions
2015               Let Em’ Have It!
                       White On Burgundy, New Orleans, Louisiana.

 

Group Exhibitions
2016               Psychopomp: Rachel June, Joseph Walton & Sean Yseult
                        Photo Nola Festival, Castello Blanco, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2016               Art For Arts Sake
                        HiVolt, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2016              The Artist Showcase, Vol 1.
                       River Beats Entertainment, Esplanade Studios, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2016              2016- 8th Annual Femme Fest- Celebrating the Art of Women
                       New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2015              Beer Music Fear
                       Dante St., New Orleans, Louisiana.

2015              Voice of the Ex-Offenders Art Show Benefit
                       1440 Charters St., New Orleans, Louisiana.

2015              Exposure
                       New Orleans Raw, Republic New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2015              2015- 7th Annual Femme Fest- Celebrating the Art of Women
                       New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2014              Women’s Awareness Project
                       Inner Recess Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2014               2014- 6th Annual Femme Fest- Celebrating the Art of Women
                        Women’s Caucus for the Art of Louisiana, Mid City Theatre, New Orleans,                                              Louisiana.

2013               2013- 5th Annual Femme Fest- Celebrating the Art of Women
                       Women’s Caucus for the Art of Louisiana, Mid City Theatre, New Orleans,                                              Louisiana.

2011               Senior Exhibition
                       Southeastern Contemporary Art Gallery, Hammond, Louisiana.

2010               National Cell Phone Photography Exhibition
                       Southeastern Contemporary Art Gallery, Hammond, Louisiana.

"LOVE STORY"

at Scott Edwards Gallery

"LET 'EM HAVE IT"

at White On Burgundy

"EXPOSURE"

at Raw New Orleans

"EVIL PLEASURES"

at Mid City Theatre