Prof. Priya Kambli
Professor of Art, Photography and Foundations
Wednesday 9:30-11:30 am
Friday 8:30-9:30 am
Other times by appointment
1998-2000 Master of Fine Arts (area of concentration: Photography/ Digital Photography), University of Houston, TX
1993-1997 Bachelor of Fine Arts (area of concentration: Graphic Design), University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA
Priya Kambli was born in India. She moved to the United States at age 18 carrying her entire life in one suitcase that weighed about 20 lbs. She began her artistic career in the States and her work has always been informed by this experience as a migrant.
She completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at the University of Louisiana in Lafayette and continued on to receive a Masters degree in Photography from the University of Houston. She is currently Professor of Art at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. In 2008 PhotoLucida awarded her a book publication prize for her project Color Falls Down, published in 2010.