2022 Merit Scholarship Recipient: Dade Mann | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

2022 Merit Scholarship Recipient: Dade Mann

May 15, 2022
Photograph of a person in the distance

Junior, Photography
Photography Merit Scholarship $2,000
Online Portfolio
Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin

Describe the work you submitted for merits.

Street photography, candid portraits, and personal photographs of my hometown and family.

Photograph of someone getting into a car

Why did you decide to come to MCAD?

Someone told me a few years ago that the Photography program at MCAD was very good, which it is.

Photograph of a dog in a field

What's next for your practice? Anything you're really excited to make?

As every day, I am excited to get out there in the world to take pictures.

Photograph of a man holding a child

Favorite thing about college life (so far)?

The amazing teachers, and great classmates. As well as the chicken tenders and mac and cheese, very delicious, every time.

What inspires you? 

Photobooks, people, and the everyday beauty of life.

Photograph of a field with trees and bikers in the background

Do you have a favorite piece you've made?

No one favorite, all my pictures are my favorite.

Anything you're obsessed with at the moment? 

My lovely cat, Plato.

Photograph of a bedroom

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