Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Natasha Egan is the executive director of the Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago, where she has also organized numerous exhibitions including Alienation and Assimilation: Contemporary Images and Installations from the Republic of Korea; Manufactured Self; Loaded Landscapes; The Edge of Intent; Reversed Images: Representations of Shanghai and Its Contemporary Material Culture; and The Road to Nowhere? for the FotoFest Houston Biennale. Egan has contributed essays to such publications as Shimon Attie: The History of Another; Photography Plugged and Unplugged in Contemporary Magazine; Brain Ulrich: Copia; Beate Gütschow LS / S; Michael Wolf: The Transparent City; Placing Memory: A Photographic Exploration of Japanese American Internment; and Black Maps: American Landscapes and the Apocalyptic Sublime Photographs by David Maisel. In addition, she has taught in the photography and humanities departments at Columbia College Chicago and juries local and national exhibitions.
Ms. Egan is interested in conceptual work investigating current social and political issues.