Visiting Artist Lecture by Andrew Freeman, UCSC Alumni
California Institute of the Arts Associate Dean, School of Art
Faculty, Photography & Media
January 19th, 12pm (noon) DARC 230
Andrew Freeman is a photographer, writer, and filmmaker based in Los Angeles, California. He has exhibited both nationally and internationally. Recent exhibitions include No Push: New Work by Andrew Freeman, University Art Gallery, Redlands, CA (2014); Construction / Deconstruction: Defining Architectural Photography, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California (2013); Locating Landscape: New Strategies, New Technologies, at the Center for Creative Photography, Tucson Arizona (2010); The Ground Falls Away: expansion, Las Cienegas Projects, Los Angeles, California (2009); Art, Media and Contested Space, Belfast Biennale, Belfast, Ireland (2008); Long Exposures: Photography Essays from the Permanent Collection, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California (2006). Publications include This Year’s Irony (2014) through Golden Spike Press, [Manzanar] Architecture Double (2006) through RAM Publications and The Center for Land Use Interpretation. Freeman has received grants from The Center for Cultural Innovation (2009), City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs individual Artist Fellowship (2007), LEF Foundation Special Project Grant (2003), Graham Foundation Art and Architecture (2003), and The LEF Foundation Publication Grant (2002). His work has been written about in Frieze, The Los Angeles Times, Afterimage, and American Quarterly. He has also written for Exposure. Freeman has taught in the Photography & Media program at the California Institute of the Arts since 1990, also working as the Program Director from 2003 – 2010. From 1995 through the present he has helped direct the Community Arts Partnership (CAP) photography program. He is currently Associate Dean in the School of Art at the California Institute of the Arts, and continues to teach in the Photo & Media Program. He is co-founder of artist run Magic Bird Press.