Grays the Mountain Sends / Bryan Schutmaat

Equipped with a large format view camera, and inspired by the poetry of Richard Hugo, Bryan Schutmaat combines portraits, landscapes, and still lifes in a series of photos that explores the lives of working people residing in small mountain towns and mining communities in the American West.


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Bryan Schutmaat is an American photographer whose work has been widely exhibited and published in the United States and overseas. He has won numerous awards, including the 2013 Aperture Portfolio Prize, the 2013 Daylight Photo Awards, and first place in Center's (Santa Fe) 2013 Galllerist Choice Awards. Bryan's photos can be found in the permanent collection at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and numerous private collections.

He holds a BA in history from the University of Houston and an MFA in photography from Hartford Art School.


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