Juan Fernandez (b. 1980, Grand Rapids, MI) is an artist based in the suburbs of Chicago, IL. He has taught as a Photography Instructor at Northern Illinois University, Waubonsee Community College, Elgin Community College, and as an Assistant Professor of Photography at Grand Rapids Community College. His work references the perceptions of form, structure, and order in common materials and subject matter. His photographs are in the collection of various private collectors, the Rockford Art Museum, Columbia College Chicago, and in The Midwest Photographers Project at The Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, IL.
He has also been exhibited in numerous national shows including the Rockford Art Museum, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Newspace Center for Photography, the Griffin Museum of Photography, and The Houston Center for Photography.