Upcoming Exhibitions:
 
The Outwin 2016: American Portraiture Today
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
March 12, 2016-January 8, 2017
Washington, D.C. 
This exhibition will travel to the following museums:
Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA:  February 4 - May 14, 2017
Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX:  June 8 - September 10, 2017
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO:  October 6, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Every Breath We Drew
RedLine Contemporary Art Center
Organized by the Colorado Photographic Arts Center
March 10-April 9, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, March 11, 6-10 p.m.
Denver, CO

Every Breath We Drew
University of Tulsa
September 28-October 26, 2017
Tulsa, OK

Every Breath We Drew
Gallery 210
University of Missouri St. Louis
February 23-May 5, 2018
St. Louis, MO
 


 
Lectures and Presentations:
 
Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
September 19, 2016, 5 p.m.
Donnell Theatre, Wolfe Center
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH  

Featured Speaker
Society for Photographic Education Midwest Regional Conference
October 6-8, 2016
St. Louis, MO 

Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
November 18, 2016
School of Visual Art and Design
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC

Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
March 28, 2017
Arapahoe Community College 
Littleton, CO
 


 
Upcoming Workshops:

The Intimate Portrait
Provincetown, MA
July 16-21, 2017

The Collaborative Portrait
Santa Fe, NM
October 23-27, 2017

 

 
Recent Acquisitions:
 
Every breath we drew is now included in the Midwest Photographer's Project at the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, IL. 

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Grand Rapids Art Museum, the Birmingham Museum of Art, and the Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College recently acquired work from Every breath we drew and Transcendence for their permanent collections.

Work from Every breath we drew was acquired by Fidelity Investments and JP Morgan Chase for their corporate art collections.

Dugan's artist book pretty boys looking at me has been acquired by the Leslie/Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Fine Arts Library at Harvard University, The Center for Creative Photography at the University of Arizona, The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, the DePaul Art Museum, and the Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. 
 
The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction recently acquired twenty photographs from Transcendence and artist books Pictures for my lover and Pretty boys looking at me for their permanent collection.