- MFA, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2004
Before he came to the department in 2009 to teach photography and digital media, Christopher Jordan held a faculty position at The Sage Colleges in Albany, New York. In Jordan’s landscape photography, he creates imagery of both real and imaginary places. He specializes in both analog and digital processes, finding resonance in how creativity unfolds through technology. Jordan’s work has appeared in the journal Diffusion: Unconventional Photography; and the photography blogzine Lenscratch. He exhibits nationally and internationally and his work is held in numerous private collections. He has an active workshop practice and has taught at The Center for Photography at Woodstock.
Recent Media and Exhibitions
- Nowhere in Place, GFT Publishing, 2021, with an introduction by Hank Lazer
- Portfolio: Tales of the Observer, one of six artists featured on Midwest Center for Photography’s Portfolio Platform, Oct. 2020 – Mar. 2021
- False Dawn (from portfolio Tales of the Observer), 2020 International Juried Exhibition (juror Aline Smithson), Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, Calif., Nov. 14-Dec. 20
- Rhythm Changes, Francis Thompson Selects exhibition (juror Francis Thompson), Atlanta Photography Group Gallery, Atlanta, Ga., Oct. 17-Nov. 28
- Publication: Twilight Passages, a portfolio of photographs, in Poignant Portfolios, One Twelve Publishing, February 2020
- Twilight Passages, The Photographic Gallery, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, Feb. 9-March 2
- Myths, Legends, and Dreams, juried exhibition, Vermont Photoplace Gallery in Middlebury, Vt., March 7-31
- Juror’s Award for Emptying
- One of ten finalists for the 2018 Clarence John Laughlin Award for photography.
- Still of the Night, solo exhibition, Hoover Public Library Galleries, Hoover, Ala., Oct 2-Nov 3