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Sean Fader Professor of Practice Newcomb Art Department Tulane University

Sean Fader

Professor of Practice, Photography


MFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago


Sean Fader joins the faculty this year as Professor of Practice in Photography.  Fader’s practice looks at the photographic event as the site of performance.  He is interested in how these images are created, disseminated, and digested in digital public spaces.  Fader earned his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.  Fader previously taught at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), New York University Tisch School of the Arts (NYU), Hunter College, Hampshire College, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET).