About

About

Visual storyteller based in Portland, Maine. Contact beccahaydu@gmail.com.

EDUCATION

Graduate Certificate in Visual Storytelling (Documentary Photography and Short Film). Salt Institute for Documentary Studies at Maine College of Art. Portland, ME. 2018.

"Style and Evidence" workshop with Stephen Ferry. International Center of Photography, New York, NY. 2017.

Bachelor of Arts in Human Ecology. College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME. 2012-2016.

"Photography and intervention in public spaces" workshop with Adela Goldbard. f2 Estación Visual, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico. 2015.

AWARDS

Kathryn W. Davis Foundation Projects for Peace. Awarded to Centro Cultural RealizArte community center and arts programming in Yaxkukul, Yucatán, Mexico. 2015.

WRITING & PUBLICATIONS

"AmeriCorps serves in Milbridge and Cherryfield." The Coastal Chronicle. 2018.

"Giving others a chance at Wei Li Restaurant." Incomer Magazine. 2018

"Where to find topical styles and legal aid." Incomer Magazine. 2018.

"In defense of life itself: What I learned from indigenous women in Guatemala." WhyHunger. 2017.

"Cracking the Coconut." College of the Atlantic Magazine. 2016.

"An Archaeology of Love." Ko'ox Boon. 2016.

EXHIBITIONS

Mujeres en Resistencia. Café Momento, Mérida, Yucatán, México. April 2017.

Jats'uts Kuxtal. Ethel H. Blum Gallery, Bar Harbor, Maine. May 2016.

Jats'uts Kuxtal. Mérida, Yucatán, México. March 2016.

you and I and the ocean. College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine. November 2014.

Por los caminos del Mayab. Café Momoto, Mérida, Yucatán, México. June 2014.

PRESS

SIPSE, March 2016

El Chilam Balam, June 2014