Keith Carter

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about Keith

Keith Carter holds the Endowed Walles Chair of Art at Lamar University. He is the recipient of the Texas Medal of Arts, the Lange-Taylor Prize from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, and the Regents’ Professor Award from the Texas State University System. His work has been shown in over 115 solo exhibitions in thirteen countries. He is also the author of fourteen books.

Keith’s work is included in numerous private and public collections, including the National Portrait Gallery, Art Institute of Chicago, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, George Eastman House, Smithsonian American Art Museum, and the Wittliff Collections at Texas State University.

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Workshops taught by Keith Carter

The Poetry of Perception: San Miguel de Allende

with Keith Carter

October 5 – 9, 2023

The Misunderstood Nature of Creativity

with Keith Carter

The Poetry of Perception

with Keith Carter

The History of Eccentricity in Photography

with Keith Carter

From Uncertain to Now: An Autobiography in Photography

with Keith Carter