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Tammy Mercure (b. 1976) was named one of the “100 Under 100: The New Superstars of Southern Art” by Oxford American magazine. She is one of the fifty photographers represented in the traveling exhibition “Southbound: Photographs of and About the New South” originating at the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art in Charleston, SC. Her work has been exhibited at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, the William King Museum in Abingdon VA, and Tracy Morgan Gallery in Asheville. She has been featured on CNN Photos, VICE, Daily Mail, GQ, NPR Big Picture Show, and more. She was published in the Southern Cultures, the Guardian UK (Big Picture), Oxford American and in the book Place, Art, and Self by Yi-Fu Tuan. She has a BA from Columbia College Chicago and an MFA from East Tennessee State University. She lives in Violet, LA (outside of New Orleans). (Photo shot in Violet, LA, USA, 2019. Photo sponsor: The New Normal.)


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