Nate Gowdy
(b. 1984, Elkhart Indiana)

Seattle, Washington
+1 (206) 992 5857


American Photography (Selected: 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 [x2], 2018)
Communication Arts Photo Annual (2016 [x2], 2017)
City Arts Magazine’s 2016 Artist of the Year
TIME Magazine cover, Bernie Sanders in LA (June 6th, 2016)
Eddie Adams Workshop XVI attendee (2013)
PDN Photo Annual Winner (2013)
PDNedu Student Photo Contest Winner (2013)
PDN The Scene Winner (2012)

Select Editorial Clients

Al Jazeera English
Cannabis Now
City Arts Magazine
Courrier International (Paris)
Crosscut (Seattle)
Die Zeit (Hamburg)
Fisheye Magazine (Paris)
Mother Jones
Seattle Gay News
Standart Magazine
The Advocate
The Sunday Times (London)
The Times-Picayune (New Orleans)
The Good Men Project

Select Commercial Clients

Anti-Defamation League - Pacific Northwest
Atlantic Media
Blue Wave Political Partners
Brain Injury Alliance of Washington
City of Seattle
College Inn Seattle
CycleBar South Lake Union
Delta Airlines
Democratic National Committee
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Georgetown University
GoGo squeeZ
Greater Seattle Business Association
Jenny Durkan for Mayor
Macmillan Publishers
Omeros Corporation
Perkins Coie
Public Health Seattle & King County
Public Media Company
Pride Foundation
SanMar Corporation
SEIU6 Property Services NW
Seattle Counseling Service
Seattle Department of Transportation
Seattle Pride
Seattle Quake Rugby
Senator Maria Cantwell
The Art Institute of Washington
The Douglas at Seattle University
Three Dollar Bill Cinema
Tom Douglas Restaurants
Triumph Motorcycles
United States Patent and Trademark Office
United States Small Business Administration
UW Center for Human Rights
Visit Seattle

Solo Exhibitions

"Great Again, Etc." at UW Tower, July - September 2019 (Upcoming)
”Great Again, Etc.” at Leica Store Bellevue, May 2019 - July 2019 (Upcoming)
"Great Again, Etc." at Retail Therapy, September 2018
"Great Again, Etc." at Inscape Arts, April 2017 - Present
"Campaign in Contrast" at Retail Therapy, October 2016
"Campaign in Contrast" at Poco Wine Room, September 2016
"Campaign in Contrast" at Retail Therapy, May - August 2016
"The Gayborhood" at Frame Central, June - July 2014
"The Gayborhood" at Frame Central, June 2013
"The Gayborhood" at Seattle Design Center, October 2012
"The Gayborhood" at Cloud Gallery, August 2012
"The Gayborhood" at The Grill on Broadway, June 2012 - April 2013
"The Gayborhood" at Poco Wine Room, June 2012
"The Gayborhood" at Frame Central, June 2012
"The Gayborhood" at Adobe Systems Inc., June - July 2012
"The Gayborhood" at Seattle Mobile Espresso, January - February 2012

Group Exhibitions

Photo Center Northwest’s 22nd Juried Photography Exhibition, Seattle, January - March 2019 (Upcoming)
"Revealing Queer" at Museum of History & Industry, Seattle, February - July 2014
Seattle Erotic Art Festival, August 2013
"Dimitri Beck's Top 20" at Prix de la Photographie, Paris (Px3) at Dupon Gallery, July 2013
"Spontaneous" at Darkroom Gallery (Essex Junction, VT)
"Off the Cuff" at Mpls Photo Center, February - March 2012

Permanent Collections

Kinsey Institute's library and special collections at Indiana University (Upcoming)

Artist Talks + Classes

Nate Gowdy’s weekly “Digital Photography” course (ages 10-18) for Family Learning Program in West Seattle, January - March 2019 (Upcoming)
Nate Gowdy’s weekly “Digital Photography “course (ages 10-18) for Family Learning Program in West Seattle, September - November 2018
Host, ASMP Seattle’s summer social, June 2018
Guest presenter, Danielle Troy’s “Advanced Portraiture:” course at The Overlake School in Redmond, April 2018
Nate Gowdy’s weekly “Digital Photography” courses (ages 8-10, 11-18) for Family Learning Program in West Seattle, March - June 2018
Guest presenter, Chlo Collyer’s “Digital Photography” course at Coyote Central in Seattle, November 2017
Guest presenter, Family Learning Program in West Seattle, November 2017
Host, ASMP Seattle’s summer social, June 2017
Guest presenter, “Coffee, Cameras, and Conversation” at Leica Store Bellevue, June 2017
Guest presenter, Danielle Troy’s “Advanced Portraiture” course at The Overlake School in Redmond, March 2017
Guest presenter, The Art Institute of Washington, DC, September 2016
Guest instructor, Barb Penoyar Ramos’ “Advanced Portraiture” course at The Art Institute of Seattle, June 2016
Guest presenter, Melinda Hust Frye’s “Survey of Photography” course at The Art Institute of Seattle, June 2016
Gues presenter and host, ASMP Seattle’s summer social, June 2015
Guest presenter, SPE’s 2013 Regional Conference in Seattle, November 2013

Workshops Attended

APAD’s GeekFest LA, November 2017
APAD’s GeekFest DC, September 2016
SPE’s 2015 National Conference, New Orleans, March 2015
WPPI Wedding & Portrait Photography Conference & Expo, March 2015
SPE’s 2013 Regional Conference, Seattle, November 2013
EAW XVI, Jeffersonville NY, October 2013