Assistant Professor, Photography
Office: SABN 110
Office Phone: 245-1692
Jessica Mallios’ photographs and video work examine how objects are seen—dislocating them, suspending their recognition for the viewer, and exploring the relationship between spectacle and artifice. Mallios was born in Austin, Texas, and holds an MFA from the Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College and a BFA from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. Her most recent exhibitions include Photography Sees the Surface at Higher Pictures in NY (2015); Local Time at The Center for Ongoing Research & Projects (COR&P) in Columbus (2015); Sightings at Disjecta Contemporary Art Center in Portland (2014); and Sight lines at Artpace in San Antonio (2014). Mallios is currently Assistant Professor in the School of Art & Design at Texas State University and lives and works in Austin.
Associate Professor, Photography
Director, Borderland Collective
Office: SABN 111
Office Phone: 245-5568
Jason Reed is co-founder and director of Borderland Collective and Associate Professor of Photography at Texas State University. He has created gallery and public space exhibitions of collaborative work in Texas, Illinois, Arizona, Brooklyn, Washington, D.C. and Mexico City. His individual work has been exhibited at such places as Co-Lab Gallery in Austin, Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Galerie Reinthaler in Vienna, Austria, Dallas Contemporary, and the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas, Austin. Jason holds a BA in Geography from the University of Texas and an MFA in Photography from Illinois State University.
Photography Lab Manager
Office: SABN 118
Office Phone: 245-2243