Upcoming Exhibitions:
 
He, She, They, Ze
The Arcade Gallery, Columbia College Chicago
January 22-March 15, 2016
Chicago, IL
Opening Reception: Tuesday, February 9, 4-6 p.m.

Signal
Smack Mellon 
March 5-April 17, 2016
New York, NY
Click here for more information.
Opening Reception: March 5, 6-8 p.m.

Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition 2016
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
March 12, 2016-January 8, 2017
Washington, D.C. 
[This exhibition will travel to 3 additional museum venues in 2017/2018]  

The Nature of Masculinity
May 27-August 12, 2016
The Freeport Museum of Art
Freeport, IL

Face It
Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery
Bowling Green State University
August 30-September 30, 2016
Bowling Green, OH  
 


 
Lectures and Presentations:
 
White House Champions of Change: LGBT Artists
"The Personal is Political: The Power of Speaking Your Truth"
November 23, 2015
The White House
Washington, D.C.
Watch the video here.  

Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
February 10, 2016, 4 p.m.
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA
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Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
March 1, 2016, 1 p.m.
Maryland Institute College of Art
Baltimore, MD  
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Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
March 31, 2016
Tulane University 
New Orleans, LA

Every Breath We Drew Book Signing
The AIPAD Photography Show
Catherine Edelman Gallery Booth
Park Avenue Armory
April 16, 2016, 2 p.m.
New York, NY

Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
April 19, 2016
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO

Jess T. Dugan: A Decade of Visual Activism
September 19, 2016
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH  
 
 

 
Workshops:

The Intimate Portrait
June 20-24, 2016
Anderson Ranch Arts Center
Snowmass Village, CO
For more information and to register, click here.  

 

 
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, Houston and the Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College acquired work from Every breath we drew 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 Birmingham Museum of Art recently acquired work from Every breath we drew and Transcendence for their permanent collection.
 
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.
 
The Harvard Art Museum recently acquired ten photographs from A Moment Collected: Photographs at the Harvard Art Museum for their permanent collection.