Bard Faculty

Barbara Ess

Associate Professor of Photography; Faculty, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts

Academic Program Affiliation(s): MFA Photography, Photography


Photography. B.A., University of Michigan. Visual artist. Attended London School of Film Technique. Performed and recorded music with bands since 1978 and edited journal of artists work in a variety of formats. Work, primarily large-scale photographs, shown internationally in solo and group exhibitions and reviewed extensively. Grants from LINE, Creative Artists Public Service Program, and Kitchen Media, and fellowships from Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation and National Endowment for the Arts (photography). Publication, I Am Not This Body (Aperture). At Bard since 1997.


Phone: 845-758-7814
Department: Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts