visual arts

Gary Schneider

Associate Professor in Photography; Department Graduate Director

Gary Schneider's early work in painting, performance, and film remain integral to his explorations of portraiture and identity. Solo exhibitions include: Artist Space, New York City; the Musee de L’Elysee Lausanne, Switzerland; International Center of Photography, New York City; Contemporary Museum, Honolulu; the Sackler Museum, Boston; The Museum of Photographic Art, San Diego; and The Reykjavik Art Museum, Iceland. He received an Eisenstaedt Award from Life Magazine, a National Endowment for the Arts grant, a Lou Stoumen Award, and a Guggenheim Fellowship. Some public collections that include his work are: The Metropolitan Museum of Art; The National Gallery of Canada; The Art Institute of Chicago; The Whitney Museum of American Art; Yale University Art Museum; Guggenheim Museum; Harvard Art Museum; and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Schneider has an MFA from Pratt Institute.