Vault: Photography by Dornith Doherty
Gallery Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - Noon, 1 - 5 pm; Saturday 11am - 3 pm; closed Sundays
Exhibition based upon Dornith Doherty's IAA Fellow project "Archiving Eden."
Doherty, who joined the UNT faculty in 1996, is professor of photography in the College of Visual Arts and Design. She has received grants from the Fulbright Foundation, the Japan Foundation, the United States Department of the Interior, the Indiana Arts Commission and the Society for Contemporary Photography. Doherty received a bachelor of arts degree in Spanish and French language and literature at Rice University and a master of fine arts degree in photography from Yale University. Her work is represented by McMurtrey Gallery in Houston and Holly Johnson Gallery in Dallas.
In 2010, Doherty's work will be featured in solo exhibitions at the Encuentros Abiertos Photography Biennial in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Martin Museum of Art at Baylor University, and the Galveston Arts Center in conjunction with FotoFest 2010 International Photography Biennial. Her work is in numerous permanent collections, including the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, the Museum of Fine Arts in Milwaukee, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the Yale University Library, the Museet Fotokunst in Odense, Denmark, Goldman-Sachs in New York, Sprint Corporation in Kansas and the Federal Reserve Bank in Houston.