John Douglas Powers (b. Frankfort, IN. 1978) grew up in Dickson, Tennessee. He attended Vanderbilt University (B.A. art history, 2001) and the University of Georgia (M.F.A. sculpture, with distinction, 2008). John is the recipient of a prestigious Joan Mitchell Foundation grant as well as the 2008 Southeast College Art Conference Individual Artist Fellowship and the 2001 Margaret Stonewall Wooldridge Hamblet Award. He currently lives an works in Birmingham, Alabama where he is Assistant Professor of Sculpture at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Click here to read an article about the exhibit from The Tennesseean. Click here for the press release. Click here to view photos of the exhibit at Snow Gallery.