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

Magic Mirror
Daniel Cooney Fine Art
June 22-July 21, 2017
Opening reception: Thursday, June 22
New York, NY

Every Breath We Drew
Gallery 210
University of Missouri St. Louis
September 8-October 15, 2017
St. Louis, MO

Disrupted Perspectives
Photoforum Pasquart
September 22-November 19, 2017
Biel/Bienne, Switzerland

Disrupted Perspectives
Museum of Contemporary Photography
October 12-December 22, 2017
Chicago, IL

Every Breath We Drew
The Transformer Station
April-June 2018
Cleveland, OH


Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
May 23, 2017
Saint Louis Art Museum
St. Louis, MO
Please note: this is a private event for the St. Louis Art Museum's "Friends of Photography" Collector's Circle. Click here for details.  

Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
November 2, 2017
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
Kansas City, MO


The Intimate Portrait
Fine Arts Work Center
Provincetown, MA
July 16-21, 2017
Click here for details and to register.  

Getting Seen, Getting Shown: Professional Practices for the Fine Art Photographer
Jess T. Dugan and Sasha Wolf
Filter Festival
Chicago, IL
September 21, 2017

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


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.

Every Breath We Drew is now included in the Midwest Photographer's Project at the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, IL. 

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 acquired twenty photographs from Transcendence and artist books Pictures for my lover and Pretty boys looking at me for their permanent collection.