Sean Thomas Foulkes

(b. 1986, Montana)



2015      M.F.A. (Photography & Visual Media), Massachusetts College of Art & Design
2013      B.A. (Film & Photography), Montana State University


2017     FOCUS Photo l.a., Elizabeth Houston Gallery, NYC
2017     Looking for the Clouds: Conflict Photography, Benaki Museum, Athens, GR
2016     Contemporary Photography Exhibition, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
2016     Points of Entry, Photofestiwal Lodz, Lodz, Poland
2015     Boston Young Contemporaries 2015, Boston University, Boston, MA
2015     Infringement, Samson Gallery, Boston, MA
2015     MFA Thesis I, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Boston, MA
2014     Fragments of Engagement, Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA [solo]
2014     Harbinger, Aviary Gallery, Boston, MA
2013     Thesis Show at the Baxter Hotel II, Bozeman, MT
2013     Personal Vision 2013, Cheever Gallery, Bozeman, MT
2012     Thesis Show at the Baxter Hotel I, Bozeman, MT
2012     National Photo Competition, Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY
2012     NSU International Photography Competition, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2012     Personal Vision 2012, Cheever Gallery, Bozeman, MT

Awards, Grants, & Media

2017     Why Instagram is Raining Cats + Dogs, Spire Arts
2016     Fragments of Engagement, Lensculture.com
2016     Exposure Award (finalist), PDN
2016     Portfolio Prize (shortlist), The Aperture Foundation, NYC
2016     “Attraverso la Lente (through the lens)” by David Tremolada, Zeppelin Magazine
2015     Critical Mass Top 50, Photolucida, Portland, OR
2014     Elissa and Bill Warner Discovery Grant, Massachusetts College of Art & Design
2013     Silver Award, Council for the Advancement & Support of Education
2013     Dean’s Award, Personal Vision, Cheever Gallery, Bozeman, MT
2012     1st Place Award, Personal Vision, Cheever Gallery, Bozeman, MT
2012     “Parting Shots” by Carol Schmidt, Mountains & Minds Magazine


2015     Instructor, Black & White Photography, MassART
2014     Instructor, Narrative Still Photography, Cambridge Community Television
2014     TA, Advanced View Camera, Nicholas Nixon, MassART
2014     TA,View camera I, Nicholas Nixon, MassART
2014     TA, Photography & Filmmaking, Digital Media Academy at Harvard University
2013     TA, Advanced Black & White Photo, Kyle Bajakian, Montana State University