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THOMAS BRENNAN

Associate Professor
Art
Arts & Sciences
Phone:(802)656-2014
Email Address:Thomas.Brennan1@uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:black and white photography; color photography; two-dimensional studies
Biography:Brennan's series of portraits use text and color photography to examine issues of mortality and strength in persons who are scarred from emotional and physical trauma. He is creating a series of black and white photographs of rocks and trees that explore the nature and form of change. Brennan's solo exhibitions have been shown at: Univ. of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B. Canada (2001); Univ. of California at Berkeley (1995); and Univ. of Northern Iowa (1995). His 29 group exhibitions include works exhibited at Los Angeles Center for Photographic Studies, Hudson Valley Institute of Art & Photographic Resources, Maryland Federation of Art, Portland Museum of Art, and Holdsworth Gallery, Sydney, Australia. Brennan is recipient of 14 grants or awards, including three juror's awards and a Polaroid Corporation Materials Grant.