Bard Faculty

David Bush

Visiting Assistant Professor of Photography; Facilities Director, Photography Program

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Photography


BA, Bard College; MFA, Yale University School of Art. David Bush is a photographer whose work has been exhibited at Samuel Dorsky Museum, SUNY New Paltz; Basilica Industria, Hudson, New York; Green Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut; Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College; and other venues. His practice incorporates a range of techniques, from large format 8x10 textural landscapes, to tightly controlled interiors, to telescopic glimpses into public/private worlds. In 2004 he cofounded Salt of the Valley, an artist collective dedicated to critical discussion and exhibition of group installations in the Hudson Valley. He is also the cohost of Blindspot Radio, a monthly live radio show about photography. The technical director for Bard's Photography Program from 2004 to 2008, Bush has been a member of the faculty since 2010.


Phone: 845-758-7820
Location: Woods Studio
Office: 123