About

Photography for Home
Photography for Home provides photographic art for the home and office. Licensing of images for commercial use are welcomed. Photographic services include studio photography of fine art objects and architectural photography. I also have a strong interest in portrait photography, both in studio and on location.

Dennis Staffne
BFA and MFA • School of the Art Institute of Chicago • Chicago, Illinois

Professional Experience
Freelance Photographer • Current
Studio • Location • Portraiture • Events
906-251-8309

Teaching Experience
Professor • Northern Michigan University • School of Art and Design • Marquette, Michigan
St. Louis Community College • St. Louis, Missouri • (summer) 1973 and 1976-1982
Columbia College • Chicago, Illinois • (part-time) 1975

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Recent Exhibits
Group Exhibit – Faculty Exhibit – Devos Art Museum
Group Exhibit – Northern Exposure XXI – Bonifas Art Center, Escanaba, Michigan ••
••Honorable Mention Award
Group Exhibit – Art Saint Louis XXX – Art Saint Louis Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri
Group Exhibit – Northern Exposure XX – Bonifas Art Center, Escanaba, Michigan
Group Exhibit – Art Saint Louis XXIX – Art Saint Louis Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri
Group Exhibit – Lost and Found – The Darkroom Gallery, Vermont
Group Exhibit – Faculty Exhibit – Devos Art Museum
Group Exhibit – Northern Exposure XIX – Bonifas Art Center ••
••Purchase Award, Cash Award and Media Award
Solo Exhibition – Forest Park 1969 – The SOHA Gallery
Solo Exhibition – Ambient Intrusions – The Foundry Art Center
Solo Exhibition – Monochrome – Bay College
Group Exhibit – Room With A View – Art Saint Louis Gallery
Group Exhibit – B&W Photography – Center For Fine Art Photography
Group Exhibit – North of the 45th – Devos Art Museum
Group Exhibit – Photography Unlimited – The Foundry Art Center
Various Art Fairs – 2009-2011 – Missouri and Illinois
* Chicago Botanical Garden – Chicago, Illinois ••
••Best Photography Award
* Art and Air – Webster Groves, Missouri
* Laumeier Art Fair – St. Louis, Missouri
* Peoria Art Festival – Peoria, Illinois
* Art at the Glen – Chicago, Illinois
* Buffalo Grove Art Festival – Chicago, Illinois
* Glencoe Festival of the Masters – Chicago, Illinois

Quotes
Anyone can make the simple complicated. Creativity is making the complicated simple.
Charles Mingus

“I never made one of my discoveries through the process of rational thinking.” 
Albert Einstein

“Amateurs look for inspiration; the rest of us just get up and go to work.”
Chuck Close

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”
Steve Jobs

Dennis Staffne by the Bean in Chicago