Dornith Doherty

Dornith Doherty was born in Houston, Texas, and received a BA cum laude in Spanish and French language and literature at Rice University in 1980, and an MFA in Photography from Yale University in 1988. Her work has been exhibited extensively, both nationally and internationally by institutions including Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art (2014), the Amon Carter Museum of Art, (2013), Tucson Museum of Art, (2013), the Museum of Photography, Rafaela, Argentina, (2013), Encuentros Abiertos Photography Biennial in Buenos Aires, Argentina (2010) and collected in permanent collections including Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, Texas; the Amon Carter Museum of American Art in Fort Worth, Texas; and the Museum of Fine Arts in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She currently is a Distinguished Research Professor at the University of North Texas and resides in the Dallas area.