Jody Fausett Biography

Jody Fausett was born in 1973 in Dawsonville, Georgia. He studied photography at the Art Institute of Atlanta and later moved to New York where he found work in fashion and portrait photography. In 2004, Jody Fausett returned to Georgia to focus on his personal art. Jody Fausett’s photography has been in various group shows in New York, Louisiana, Oregon and Washington. He mounted his first solo show at the University of Southern Illinois, Department of Motion Picture and Film in Chicago. In early 2011, the Museum of Modern Art recognized him as an up-and-coming local talent, and Jody Fausett’s photography was shown in the corresponding Movers & Shakers: MOCA GA Salutes the Rising Stars of the Georgia Arts Scene. Jody Fausett’s photography is on the cover of the literary journal The Chattahoochee Review and Oxford American has picked him for one of the top "New Superstars of Southern Art."