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

Collective Experiences 
Chiang Mai Photo Festival 2017
February 3-7, 2017
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Click here for details.

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

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


 
Lectures and Presentations:
 
Contemporary Class: The Collaborative Portrait
March 16, 2017
6:00 p.m. 
The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
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Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
March 28, 2017
Arapahoe Community College 
Littleton, CO
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Jess T. Dugan and Vanessa Fabbre: To Survive on this Shore
April 6, 2017
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Westfield State University
Westfield, MA
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Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
May 16, 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.  
 


 
Upcoming Workshops:

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