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Visual Art Professional Activities Seminar Lecture Series (Lecture)

Emily Momohara, Independent Photographer

Tuesday March 04, 2014
10:00am - 11:30pm
Art and Design Building, room 421
Emily Momohara grew up near Seattle, Washington and earned her BFA in Photography and her BA in Art History from the University of Washington. She went on to receive her MFA in Expanded Media from the University of Kansas, where she studied under Roger Shimomura. She was an Associate Professor of Art at the Art Academy of Cincinnati where she headed the photography major through 2013. Now she is in her studio full-time. Momohara has exhibited nationally, most notably at the Light Factory Contemporary Museum of Photography and Film in Charlotte, NC. She has been a visiting artist at several residency programs including the Center for Photography at Woodstock and the Fina Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA. In 2011, Momohara received an Ohio Arts Council Excellence Grant.