Director, Workspace Gallery and Professor, Metropolitan Community College
Larry Gawel opened WorkSpace Gallery in Lincoln, Nebraska, in 2008. WorkSpace Gallery presents six solo photographic exhibitions annually, of work by regional, national and international photographers who explore the photographic medium through notions of its past, present, and future. Funded by the Porter Foundation, the gallery operates on a zero-commission basis. Larry is also the Photography Program Coordinator at Metropolitan Community College in Omaha, Nebraska, a member of the MCC Gallery of Art and Design Committee, and from 2012 to 2019, he served as Chairperson of the Midwest Chapter of the Society for Photographic Education.