Success stories

We love sharing the good that comes from individual artist and curator meetings at Medium’s annual Review. Below is a short list of successes that are a direct result of the connections made at Medium.

If you have a success story from attending the Medium Review we want to hear about it. Drop us a line and share what your portfolio review experience resulted in.


Robert Calafiore presents the 2018 Second Sight lecture.

Todd Bradley, Katie Kalkstein, Mark Lipczynski, and Michele Zousmer had photographs published in Ain’t Bad Magazine.

Christina Angarola-Hsu, Janet Holmes, Daniel Kariko, Mark Lipcznski, Wayne Swanson, and Brian Van de Wetering were featured in review of Medium by Jonathan Blaustein in A Photo Editor.

Susan Ressler’s monograph Executive Order is published by Daylight Books.

Adriene Hughes photographs appear in the Oct. 2018 issue of Harpers Magazine.


Justyna Badach presents the 2017 Second Sight lecture.

Josh Smith is getting his first monograph published by Dark Spring Press.

Brenda Biondo receives a solo exhibition Play at the San Diego Museum of Art.

Tom Kiefer’s work is included in the exhibition We Are Here / Estamos Aquí at the SDSU Downtown Gallery.

David Emitt Adams, Justyna Badach, Ellen Garvens, and Kurt Simonson’s work comprises the exhibition Second Sight, at the University Club in downtown San Diego.


Leonard Suryajaya presents the 2016 Second Sight lecture.

Tami Bahat, Amanda Dahlgren, Abbey Hepner, and Adriene Hughes work was included in the San Diego Art Institute’s 2016 Southern California/Baja Biennial

A Photo Editor reviews the work of Tami Bahat, Sally Ann Field, Adam Frazier, Jim Graves, Adriene Hughes, Deb Stoner.

Abbey Hepner and Susan Ressler were included in Fraction Magazine Issue #93.


Ellen Garvens presents the 2015 Second Sight lecture.

Claire Warden’s solo exhibition Mimesis opens at the Center for Fine Art Photography.


Kurt Simonson presents the 2014 Second Sight lecture.


David Emitt Adams presents the 2013 Second Sight lecture

David Emitt Adams solo exhibition Conversations with History opens at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art