BIOGRAPHY
Christopher Sims was born in Michigan and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He has an undergraduate degree in history from Duke University, a master’s degree in visual communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a M.F.A. in studio art from the Maryland Institute College of Art. He worked as a photo archivist at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. and currently is the Undergraduate Education Director at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University.

His recent exhibitions include shows at the Griffin Museum of Photography, the Houston Center for Photography, the Light Factory, the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, and the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art. His project on Guantanamo Bay was featured in The Washington Post, the BBC World Service, Roll Call, and Flavorwire. He was selected as the recipient of the Baum Award for Emerging American Photographers in 2010, named one of the "new Superstars of Southern Art by the Oxford American magazine in 2012, and was awarded the Arte Laguna Prize in Photographic Art in 2015.


CURRICULUM VITAE
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REPRESENTATION

Ann Stewart Fine Art
501 E. Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
919.967.8817

Civilian Art Projects
4718 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20011
202.607.3804

Clark Gallery
145 Lincoln Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
781.259.8303