Madessyn Zahn is a large format photographer from Quincy, IL.  She studied Photography at the University of Missouri’s BFA program where she was a passionate leader in the Fine Arts community. Zahn spent her time at the University of Missouri in both the photography media area as a lab monitor and in the School of Visual Studies at large.  Zahn facilitated and participated in stimulating discussion and activities surrounding photographic concepts, theories, and techniques with her peers in and out of the classroom. Currently working on her studio practice in Michigan, Zahn intends to enroll into a graduate program in the Fall of 2021 to further her studies in photography and fine arts. 



-Chimera, Digital Exhibition, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.


-Family Frames, Digital Exhibition, Don’t Smile.


-Visual Arts and Design Showcase, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.



-Extension Research Summit, Bond Life Science Center, Columbia, MO.


-Art on the Move Installation, Art and Ales, Friendship Brewing Company, Wentzville, MO.


-The Josephine Wall Inaugural Installation, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.


-Living Room - Solo Exhibition Show, Resident Arts, Columbia, MO.


-Chancellor's Showcase, Missouri Theatre, Columbia, MO.

- Visual Arts and Design Showcase, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.


-Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, George Caleb Bingham Gallery, Columbia, MO. 


-PhotoVision Exhibition, Orr Street Studios, Columbia, MO.


-Art After Dark Juried Exhibition, University of Missouri - Art and

Archeology Museum, Columbia, MO.


-Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, George Caleb Bingham Gallery,

Columbia, MO.



-Anderson Ranch, Portraiture and Figuration, Snowfall, CO.      


-Sager-Braudis Undergraduate Exhibition Award, Columbia, MO.              


-Visual Art and Design Showcase, Artistic Expression Award Winner, Columbia, MO.



-Richard Hennessey Scholarship, Columbia. MO


-Visual Art and Design Showcase, Artistic Expression Award Runner Up, Columbia, MO


-Undergraduate Exhibition Resident Arts, Solo Exhibition Gallery Award, Columbia, MO


-University of Missouri, Fifth Annual Provost Office Art Purchase Award Winner, Columbia, MO.



-Richard Hennessey Scholarship, Columbia. MO



-Girls Impact the World Film Festival “Honest Beauty”, Film Award, Austin, Texas.