Joshua Rashaad McFadden is an American artist who works to raise awareness on social issues. McFadden earned his MFA in photography from the Savannah College of Art and Design in Atlanta, Georgia. Growing up in Rochester, New York opened his eyes to the need to become an advocate for social justice and civil rights through his photographic work and community organizing. McFadden was chosen as one of the top emerging photographers in the world by LensCulture in 2015 and received the LensCulture Emerging Talent Award. He also received an International Photography Award (IPA) for his series, After Selma.
Updated June 2018