Ron Jude is a photographer and teacher whose work has been exhibited at venues such as the Photographers’ Gallery in London, the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Roth/Horowitz Gallery in New York, and VOORKAMER, in Lier, Belgium. His photographs are in many permanent collections, including institutions such as the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the New Orleans Museum of Art, and the George Eastman House. Jude’s work has been published in The New Yorker, Blind Spot and DoubleTake magazines, among others. In 2006, he published an artist’s book entitled Alpine Star, which consists of appropriated images from his hometown newspaper in Central Idaho. An excerpt of this work was published in issue 35 of Blind Spot Magazine.
The Ice Plant in Los Angeles has published two of Ron Jude’s book projects: Other Nature, in 2008, and emmett, which was released in October of 2010. emmett was recently on-view in a one-person exhibition at Gallery Luisotti in Los Angeles.
The London-based imprint MACK will publish Professor Jude’s next book, Lick Creek Line, in 2012.
Come see some of Ron Jude’s work along with other great photographers when Of the Ordinary opens on February 9th at the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center.