Isaac Wingfield

Isaac Wingfield grew up as a homeschooler in Asheville, NC, one of six children. During his undergraduate education at Appalachian State University, in Boone, NC he completed an interdisciplinary core curriculum through Appalachian’s Watauga College. He went on to complete his Bachelor of Science in Technical Photography. After spending one year in New York City working for the photojournalism agency Magnum Photos, he moved to Providence, RI in 2008 to begin work on his Master of Fine Arts at Rhode Island School of Design. He is happily married, and ever thankful for the support and encouragement of his wife. Isaac’s work has centered around questions of relationship and community, often using portraiture as the means to examine his own communities. 


Years: 2008-09