College of Arts and Sciences

Claire Garoutte

  • Claire Garoutte
    Associate Professor, Fine Arts (Photography)
    Phone: 206-296-2189
    Building/Room: Fine Arts 209

    Biography

    Claire Garoutte is an Assistant Professor and director of Photography at Seattle University. She taught at the Photographic Center Northwest for 18 years and was the Director of Education from 1998-2006. Claire is the author of Matter of Trust (1996, Konkursbuch, Germany) and co-author with Anneke Wambaugh of Crossing the Water: A Photographic Path to the Afro-Cuban Spirit World (2007, Duke University Press, Durham, SC). She has worked extensively in Cuba since 1994 and her work has been exhibited internationally.

    Website links:

    www.clairegaroutte.com 
    www.crossingthewater.com