Online Artist Talk: Raymond Thompson, Jr.
September 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm| $10.00
Online Artist Talk
Raymond Thompson, Jr., CPA Project Support Grant Recipient
Thursday, September 30, 5:00-6:00pm PST
Free for members, $10 for non-members
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Please join CPA Project Support Grant Recipient, Raymond Thompson, Jr., for this exciting artist talk which goes over his creative evolution from photojournalist to artist. He will focus on three bodies of work, Imaging/Imagining, Appalachian Ghosts, the trauma of white light. Raymond will also touch upon a research trip that the CPA grant helped fund as well as archives.
Raymond is an artist, educator, and journalist based in Austin, TX. He is an Assistant Professor of Photojournalism at University of Texas at Austin. He has a MFA in photography from West Virginia University. He received his Masters degree from the University of Texas at Austin in journalism and graduated from the University of Mary Washington with a BA is American Studies. He received the 2020 Lenscratch Student Prize and is a 2021 Critical Mass Finalist. He has worked as a freelance photographer for The New York Times, ACLU, Politico, NPR, The Nature Conservancy, The Intercept, NBC News, Propublica, WBEZ, Google, Merrell and the Associated Press.
To see more of Raymond’s work, please visit his website >
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