• Location:
    Los Altos, CA, United States
  • Gallery Representation:
    Corden | Potts Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Wirtz Art
  • Schools Attended:
    San Jose State University
    University of Chicago
    University of California, Santa Cruz
About David Pace

David Pace taught photography in the San Francisco Bay Area for more than 20 years. From 2009 to 2013 he was the resident director of Santa Clara University’s study abroad program in West Africa. Pace has been photographing in the small country of Burkina Faso annually since 2007.

Pace received the 2011 Work-In-Process Prize from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University and Daylight Magazine. His work was included in the 2012 biennial Anthology at the Southeast Museum of Photography. Solo exhibitions of his West African work have been shown at the Center for Photographic Art, in Carmel, the Griffin Museum of Photography, 511 Gallery in New York City, Blue Sky Gallery in Portland, Corden/Potts Gallery in San Francisco, The Houston Center for Photography, SF Camerawork, The San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art and the Camerawork Gallery in Portland, Oregon.

Pace’s photographs of rural Africa have appeared in The New Yorker, The Financial Times of London, LensCulture, NPR's The Picture Show, National Geographic Proof, the Huffington Post, Photo District News (PDN), Slate Magazine, aCurator.com, Daylight Magazine, Lenscratch, and the German publications Camera and VIEW, among many others.

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