Mac is an interdisciplinary artist and writer based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 


Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

2017 - 2022

East Central University - Ada, OK,      B.S. in Media Production/Mass Communications

 Minor in History - European and Art focus

Selected Exhibitions and Shows

July/August 2022 -  Exhibition inside of Arbuckle Craft Coffee 

2022    -    Grief, given,  senior exhibition, East Central University HBFFAC inside The Pogue Art Gallery.

2022    -    Vendor Exhibition:  Gather Ada, Arbuckle Craft Coffee

2019     -    Ada Fest 2019: Print sale and Exhibition, The Grandview–Ada, Ok

Curated Exhibitions

2022    -   "Gallery Obscura,"  Student photography exhibition, The Linschield Library at East Central University

2022    -    "Grief, given."  Personal arts exhibition, The Pogue Gallery at East Central University.


Features

2021 

Picture this: young journalists,  Richard R. Barron

2019

Photographer uses art to affect others, help deal with personal loss, The Ada Hub magazine


Media Production

Direction and Production

2022    -   UPCOMING  Paper Lantern Lounge: Vlad's Vault, Director and Producer, Tiger Media Productions

2022    -   (In post) Secret Room Sessions: Krysten Marie Booker, Director and Producer, Tiger Media Productions

2022    -    (In post) Secret Room Sessions: Levi Hinson, Director and Producer, Tiger Media Productions

Video

2020    -    Secret Room Sessions: Zach Smith, Videographer, East Central University, Tiger Media Productions

2020    -    Secret Room Sessions: Anna Tynsky, Videographer, East Central University, Tiger Media Productions

2020    -    Secret Room Sessions: Tom and Casey Long, Videographer, East Central University, Tiger Media Productions


Awards and Scholarships

2022   -    Second Place in Feature Story at the  Oklahoma Press Association Better Newspaper Contest Awards, June 2022

2021    -     $800 Criswell Memorial Artist Scholarship recipient. 

2021    -    $2,000 Higginbotham Family Foundation Departmental Scholarship, ECU ADMC 

2021    -    $600 Edward & Arnita Pokorny Memorial Foundation Departmental Scholarship, ECU ADMC

2021    -    $4,000   Edward & Arnita Pokorny Memorial Foundation Departmental Scholarship, ECU History Dept.

2019    -    $100 Second Place, Ada Public Library Art Contest

2017    -    First Place Previously Published Online Photo Gallery, Oklahoma Scholastic Media 

2017    -    First Place Previously Published Online Blog, Oklahoma Scholastic Media 

2017    -    First Place On-Deadline Blog, Oklahoma Scholastic Media

2017    -    First Place On-Deadline Photo Gallery, Oklahoma Scholastic Media

2017    -    Second Place Previously Published Online Photo Gallery

2017    -    Third Place Previously Published Online Opinion Column, Oklahoma Scholastic Media

2017    -    Third Place Previously Published Online Photo Gallery, Oklahoma Scholastic Media





Publications 


2021       

After 26 years, the Daniel Furr case grows colderMackenzee. E Crosby for The Ada News

Adans speak out about Chauvin verdict, racism, Mackenzee E. Crosby for The Ada News 

 A Cold War love affair, Mackenzee E. Crosby for The Ada News

A cash reward is offered in return of the identification of a pony killer, Mackenzee E Crosby for The Ada News 

Sustainability through recycled glass, Mackenzee E. Crosby for The Ada News 

ECU'S first Archeological field school leads to possible pre-caddoan discoveries in rural Ada,  for The Ada News

East Central University professor remembers 9/11 , for The Ada News 

Juneteenth proclamation signed in the City Hall on Wednesday,  for The Ada News 

Ellen in grey: The Wintersmith Arboretum,  for The Ada News

2019

One for the ages, 

2017

The not so perfect breve, 



Photography

2017- present

Freelance Fine Art photographer

35mm film.

Portraits film and digital.

Art documentation.

Weddings on film.

Product photography.

Headshot photography.

Editorial and Fashion photography.

Documentary and street photography represented in both journalism, wedding, and hobbyist work.








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