A photographer and faculty member at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Jay Gould uses his lens to capture select scientific themed projects – giving them a unique narrative background. This remarkable artist addresses his creative depiction of science during his presentation for SUU’s Department of Art and Design’s weekly lecture series Art Insights Thursday, April 10, 2014. The visual presentation begins at 7:00pm in the Centrum Arena, Section JK. Admission is free and the general public is encouraged to attend.
Originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, Jay Gould received his B.F.A. in photography from the University of Wisconsin and his M.F.A. from the Savannah College of Art & Design in Georgia. His work, which integrates scientific topics into photographic projects, has won numerous national awards, such as the Berenice Abbott Prize for an emerging photographer, the Jeannie Pierce Award, and first place at the Newspace Center for Photography’s International Juried Exhibition.