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Aaron Rothman

Aaron Rothman is photography editor of Places/Design Observer. His photographs, video and installation artwork explore perceptual experience of space in both natural and built environments.

His work has been shown in solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally, including group exhibitions at the Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Gitterman Gallery in New York, and a solo exhibition at the Cheekwood Museum of Art in Nashville, Tennessee. After studying printmaking at Grinnell College, Aaron received a Research Fellowship at the Lacoste School of Arts in Lacoste, France. He obtained a Master of Fine Arts in Photography at Arizona State University, and from 2003 through 2006 he taught and was head of the photography program at Memphis College of Art.

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Posts by Aaron Rothman

PLACES: Makeshift Metropolis (06.02.14)
PLACES: Landscape and Memory (05.05.14)
PLACES: Landscape Forensics (02.18.14)
PLACES: Life of the Party (12.09.13)
PLACES: Landscape and Illusion (09.12.13)
PLACES: Resurveying the West (07.18.13)
PLACES: Barranca (05.23.13)
PLACES: Expect Everything (05.02.13)
PLACES: Blind Views (03.28.13)
PLACES: Above Lake Las Vegas (12.06.12)
PLACES: Detroit, As Is (12.03.12)
PLACES: Storm Season (09.06.12)
PLACES: Landscape Photography: New Visions, Part 5 (08.28.12)
PLACES: Landscape Photography: New Visions, Part 4 (08.21.12)
PLACES: Landscape Photography: New Visions, Part 3 (08.14.12)
PLACES: Landscape Photography: New Visions, Part 2 (08.08.12)
PLACES: Landscape Photography: New Visions (08.01.12)
PLACES: Shelter (06.14.12)
PLACES: The Last Days of Kaixian (05.10.12)
PLACES: We Are in a Western Town (03.29.12)
PLACES: If There Be Such Space (01.26.12)
PLACES: Detroit Re-Photography (01.12.12)
PLACES: Non Zero Sum (09.09.11)
PLACES: Views Across Time (07.11.11)
PLACES: Lost Rivers (03.24.11)
PLACES: Fragmented Cities (01.27.11)
PLACES: This Place is a Message (02.03.10)