Rachel Rushing is a Louisiana native living in Dallas, TX.
Her work focuses on photographic materiality, human infrastructure, and natural environments. Rushing is currently working in historical photographic printing processes, video, projection, and non-traditional photographic installations.
As an extension of her personal work Rushing is committed to community integration with the arts. She is the Arts Coordinator for Oak Cliff Earth Day, a member of alt8, a photography collective, and she produces the Art Funk podcast. She also works with Oil and Cotton: Creative Exchange and other Dallas area community groups to promote and foster artistic community throughout the North Texas region.
She was recently awarded the 2015 CADD FUNd! to found Sunset Art Studios, an artist-run studio and exhibition space in Oak Cliff, TX. For more information on this project, and co-founder Emily Riggert, visit sunsetartstudios.com