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About Todd Deutsch, MFA

Todd Deutsch earned his MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. His photographs have been exhibited nationally and internationally. His work has appeared in Real Simple (US), New Scientist (UK), Nido (Germany), Vision Magazine(China) and others, and is included in private and public collections including the Walker Art Center, the Museum of Contemporary Photography, and the Portland Art Museum. A monograph of his work titled Gamers was published in 2008 by FP Editions, Brescia, Italy. Selections also appeared in Gamescenes: Art in the Age of Videogames, Johan & Levi, Milan.


Present Professor, Art and Art History, St. Catherine University Art and Art History Department

Curriculum Vitae


2005 University of MN/ Mcknight Fellowship for Photographers
McKnight Foundation
2000 University of MN/ Mcknight Fellowship for Photographers
McKnight Foundation
1996 Jerome Foundation Fellowship for Emerging Artists
Jerome Foundation
1992 Film in the Cities/ Mcknight Fellowship for Photographers
McKnight Foundation
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Professional Service and Affiliations

2020 - Present Internal Campaign Committee, Faculty Rep
2020 - Present Shared Governance Task Force, Faculty Rep
2019 - Present Department Assessment Lead, DAL
2019 - Present TPT Suffrage Work Group (CWL), Faculty Rep
2019 - Present Welcoming the Dear Neighbor Work Group (CWL), Faculty Rep
2018 - Present Board of Trustees Institutional Advancement Committee, Faculty Senate Rep
2018 - Present Faculty Senate, SHAS rep
2011 - Present Collaborative Research Advisory Committee, Faculty Rep
1998 - Present Catherine G Murphy Gallery Committee, committee member
2019 - 2020 Intellectual Property Work Group, Faculty Rep
2017 - 2020 Timeslot Task Force, Faculty Rep
2018 - 2019 Internal Marketing Analysis and Strategy Task Force, Faculty Rep
2015 - 2018 Academic Resources Committee, SHAS Faculty Rep
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Honors and Awards

  • Meyser Mentoring Award Nominee (2020)
  • Teaching and Advising Award Nominee (2019)
  • Meyser Mentoring Award Nominee (2019)
  • Walker Art Center Purchase Award (2007)


  • ART3994 Topics: Advanced Digital Photography
  • ART3994 Topics: Advanced Black and White Photography
  • HNRS4990 Honors Seminar: Seeing the Story in Data
  • ART2360 Introduction to Black and White Photography
  • ART2250 Art and Technology
  • ART2370 Photography and Digital Storytelling
  • ART1370 Making Better Photographs


1996 MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan ‐ Master of Fine Arts, Photography
1992 BA, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, Minnesota ‐ Bachelor of Fine Arts, Media Arts

Contact Information

Phone: 651-690-6576