Instructor, Continuing Education, Photography
M.F.A., George Washington University; B.A., University of Delaware
Photographer Kathleen Buckalew began her work as a photographer for the Design & Exhibition Department of the National Gallery of Art. She has won numerous awards for her work, including a fellowship from the Delaware Division of the Arts; a resident fellowship at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and was named the McKinstry Scholar by the Delaware Heritage Commission in 2005 for her continuing work on her project of documenting farmers in Delaware (now in the process of becoming a book). Kathleen has exhibited her work across the U.S.
In 2011, Ms. Buckalew was one of the artists included in the book, “100 Artists of the Brandywine Valley.” She is a member of the Diamond State Branch of the National League of American Pen Women, the Delaware Press Association, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, the Center for the Creative Arts, and is an active member of a group she co-founded, called the Brandywine Photo Collective.
Currently, Ms. Buckalew is the staff photographer for the Hagley Museum and Library in Wilmington, DE.