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, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Schneider has an MFA from Pratt Institute.