Cebe Loomis

Graduate Student, SocDoc Program - Class of '18
Ethnographic photography essay profiling Virginia City, Nevada, the Comstock Load's boomtown home. Through analogue photography and audio-visual soundscape, Loomis hopes to research and document the town's contemporary relationship to its historicized memory and preserved environmental space.
Education and Training: 
BA, Anthropology, Vassar College, 2013
Research Interests: 

Cebe Loomis has dedicated her career to further exploring the power of visual anthropology as a form of art activism. Specializing in ethnographic photo-essays, Loomis has conducted research in various countries—from exploring the family dynamics of the Cambodian household; to investigating the complications of devout nationalism within Cuba’s socioeconomic framework; to illuminating the hopes and fears of a group of boys graduating from Malibu High School.