Nate Gowdy
(b. 1984, Elkhart Indiana)

Seattle, Washington
+1 (206) 992 5857


American Photography (Selected: 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 [x2], 2018, 2019 [x2])
Communication Arts Photo Annual (2016, 2017 [x2])
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
BuzzFeed News
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 Stranger (Seattle)
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
Camp Ten Trees
City of Seattle
College Inn Seattle
Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal
CycleBar South Lake Union
Delta Airlines
Democratic National Committee
Encore Media Group
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Georgetown University — McDonough School of Business
GoGo squeeZ
Greater Seattle Business Association
HERE Technology
Jenny Durkan for Mayor
Macmillan Publishers
M12 — Microsoft’s Venture Fund
Perkins Coie LLC — International Law Firm
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
University of Washington — Center for Human Rights
Visit Seattle
Yeshiva University — Cardozo School of Law

Solo Exhibitions

TBA at Leica Store Bellevue (Upcoming Summer 2020)
"The American Superhero" at Retail Therapy, (Upcoming October - November 2019)
"The American Superhero" at The Vermillion, (Upcoming September 2019)
"The American Superhero" at University of Washington Tower, July - September 2019
"Vote American!" at Retail Therapy, September 2018
"Vote American!" at Inscape Arts, April 2017 - Present
"Vote American!" at Retail Therapy, October 2016
"Vote American!" at Poco Wine Room, September 2016
"Vote American!" 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

“Where Beauty Lies'“ at Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience (Upcoming October 2019 - September 2021)
PCNW’s 22nd Juried Photography Exhibition, Jurors: Conor Risch and Lara Behnert Seattle, January - March 2019
"Revealing Queer" at MOHAI, Seattle, February - July 2014
Seattle Erotic Art Festival, August 2013
Px3, "Dimitri Beck's Top 20" at Dupont Gallery, Paris, July 2013
"Spontaneous" at Darkroom Gallery, Juror: Nikos Economopoulos, Essex Junction, VT, March 2012
"Off the Cuff" at Mpls Photo Center, Juror: Madeline Yale, February 2012

Permanent Collections

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

Artist Talks + Classes

Host and Presenter, The Performance Theater’s Secret Dinner at Inscape Arts studio, June 2019
Presenter, Danielle Troy’s “Photography” course at The Overlake School in Redmond, April 2019
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 at Inscape Arts studio, June 2018
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
Presenter, Chlo Collyer’s “Digital Photography” course at Coyote Central in Seattle, November 2017
Presenter, Family Learning Program in West Seattle, November 2017
Host, ASMP Seattle’s summer social at Inscape Arts studio, June 2017
Presenter, “Coffee, Cameras, and Conversation” at Leica Store Bellevue, June 2017
Presenter, Danielle Troy’s “Advanced Portraiture” course at The Overlake School in Redmond, March 2017
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
Presenter, Melinda Hust Frye’s “Survey of Photography” course at The Art Institute of Seattle, June 2016
Host and presenter, ASMP Seattle’s summer social at Inscape Arts studio, June 2015
Presenter, SPE’s 2013 Regional Conference in Seattle, November 2013

Professional Development

Photolucida Portfolio Review, April 2019
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