Gary Cialdella brings over thirty years experience as an artist and professional photographer. He is the author of The Calumet Region: An American Place – Photographs by Gary Cialdella published in 2009. Gary’s work is exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States. He is a frequent lecturer and teacher of photography. Gary is member of the Society of Photographic Education and the American Society of Media Photographers. Gary earned his MFA in photography from the University of Notre Dame. His photographs have been awarded grants from the Michigan Council for the Arts and the Michigan Council for the Humanities.