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Name Conner, Lois
Nationality or Tribal Affiliation American
Occupation Instructor, Lecturer
Teaching Positions:
1977-1980: Jersey City State College, New Jersey
1981: Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York
1983 (fall): Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
1984: Stanford University, Palo Alto, California
1982-1988: New School for Social Research, New York
1990 (fall): Sarah Lawrence College, New York
1987-1990: Fordham University, New York; School of Visual Arts, New York; Cooper Union School for the Arts, New York
1991-2000: Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut (Full-time Associate Professor)
2002: International Center of Photography, New York; Hunter College, New York; Yale University
2004: Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey; China Academy of Arts, Hangzhou, China (visiting professor)
2004-2005: Yale University
2005-2006: Sarah Lawrence College
2006-2007: Princeton University
2007-2009: Sarah Lawrence College
Notes All information in this biography comes from the MAM's paper file. In case of information discrepancies or for further information, please contact the MAM Registrar.
Publications 1992: 'In the Shadow of the Wall: Photographs of China' by Lois Conner, published by Taiwan Museum of Art
1993: 'Panoramas of the Far East' by Lois Conner, published by Smithsonian Institution Press
1996: 'Out West: 30 Panoramic Views of the American West' by Lois Conner, published by Stewart, Tabori and Chang, New York
2000: 'China: Photographs by Lois Conner', published by Callaway, New York
2000: 'Dunhuang - Photographs from the Interior of Mogao Ku' by Lois Conner, published by the John Paul Getty Museum
2007: 'Twirling the Lotus' exhibition catalogue by Lois Conner, published by Rossi and Rossi, London
2008: 'American Trees' by Lois Conner, published by Yale University Press
Places of residence New York City, NY
Role Photographer
Titles & Honors 1975: awarded Pratt Institute Research Grant
1979: National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
1983: New York State Council on the Arts Fellowship
1984: Guggenheim Fellowship (to photograph in China)
2007: 'Anonymous was a Woman' Fellowship
Exhibits locally and internationally
Education 1973-1975: BFA in Photography, Pratt Institute
1979-1981: MFA in Photography, Yale University

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