Tommy Kha

January 2015

Tommy Kha is a photographer from Memphis, Tennessee currently living and working in New York City. Through biographical and cultural contexts, Kha’s photographs explore the conventions of the Self-Portrait, revealing the discontinuities between self, image, and representation. He is a recipient of the Jessie and Dolph Smith Emeritus Award and former artist-in-residence at the Center for Photography at Woodstock. Recent exhibitions include Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany; Dorsky Museum, New Paltz, NY; Atlantic Contemporary Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia; and Aperture Gallery and Signal Gallery in New York, NY. Kha holds an MFA in Photography from Yale University and a BFA from Memphis College of Art.