Chris McCaw

Chris McCaw was born in the San Francisco Bay area in 1971 and has worked obsessively in the darkroom since the age of thirteen. Although initially self-taught-he spent his teenage years photographing the punk/ skateboarding scene-McCaw later received a BFA from the Academy of Art College in 1995. His work has been shown at the George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, New York; Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; Houston Center for Photography; Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego; Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, New York; SF Camerawork, San Francisco; San Francisco International Airport Museum; and San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, among others. His work has been published in many magazines, including Daylight, View Camera, Photo Metro, Raygun, Thrasher, and Maximum Rock ā€˜nā€™ Roll. McCaw was recently the recipient of an Andy Warhol/Southern Exposure Grant.