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RaMell Ross, Filmmaker, Photographer and Writer

Thursday, February 20, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

RaMell Ross earned a BA in both English and Sociology from Georgetown University and an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. His photographs have been exhibited internationally and his writing has appeared in such outlets as The New York Times and Walker Arts Center. He was part of Filmmaker Magazine’s “25 New Faces of Independent Film” in 2015, and a New Frontier Artist in Residence at the MIT Media Lab. In 2016, he was a finalist for the Aperture Portfolio Prize, winner of an Aaron Siskind Individual Photographer’s Fellowship Grant and a Sundance Art of Nonfiction Fellow. In early 2017, he was selected for Rhode Island Foundation’s Robert and Margaret Maccoll Johnson Artist Fellowship. RaMell is currently on faculty at Brown University’s Visual Arts Department. Hale County This Morning, This Evening is his first feature documentary.

Reception: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Artist Talk: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Science Class from Hale County This Morning, This EveningCopyright IDIOM Film, Courtesy RaMell Ross & Cinema Guild
Dudley Recital Hall, Fine Arts, Room 132
Keliy Anderson-Staley, associate professor of art