Dawn Joseph


Dawn Joseph
Senior Instructor

MFA Graphic Design, Yale University
BFA Graphic Design, University of Illinois Chicago
BFA Photography, University of Illinois Chicago

Dawn Joseph’s photography work explores texture, detail, and framing. Culture, black and brown identity are focal points in her visual narratives. Her photography and design work have been featured by Elixir Press, Sheep Meadow Press, Contratiempo, Souls journal, Nightboat Books, and Harriet, the blog of the Poetry Foundation. Prior to joining UIC in 2016, Dawn taught a variety of design courses at Dar Al-Hekma University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.