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Secondary Ed., Art, Business, CTE, Stephen F. Austin, 2000

MFA Photography,  Louisiana State University, 1993

BBA Marketing, The University of Texas, 1990

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sean dupré

Photographer, Artist, Educator, Adventurer


Professional Photographer, Dupré Photography, Owner, 1993 - Present

Teacher, Commercial Photography, Lufkin High School, 2001 - 2021 (retired)

Adjunct Professor, Digital Imaging I, Angelina College, 2018 - 2021 (retired)

Bus Transportation, CDL, Lufkin ISD, 2015 - 2020

Instructor, Community Services (night class), Angelina College, Spring 2017

Artist-in-Residence, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, June 2014

Jumbotron Technical Director, Lufkin ISD, 2002-2008

Project Coordinator, Lufkin Industries, 1996 - 2001

Employment Interviewer, Texas Workforce Commission, 1994 - 1996

Graduate Assistant, Photography Instructor, Louisiana State University, 1990-1993

Veteran, United States Navy, Submarine Service, Navy Diver, 1983 - 1987

Honors and Awards

LISD Education Foundation Grant Recipient, Fall 2020

Adobe Certified Associate, PhotoShop CC, 2015, 2018

Educator of Influence, Lufkin ISD, 2016
Juror, Lufkin Art Guild, Spring 2016

Teacher of the Year, Lufkin High School, 2008

Best Buy Technology Educator Grant Recipient, Fall 2007

J & M Jones Graphic Arts Scholarship, 1988

Honorable Discharge, US Navy, 1987

Arm Forces Expeditionary Medal, Gulf of Sidra, 1986

Navy Expeditionary Medal, North Pole, 1984


Les Plus Beaux Treks Du Monde (Greatest Treks of the World), Glénat Publications, featured section covering the John Muir Trail, 2017

TJ Mag & Co, cover photo and photographs, Jan. 2014

Arkansas Life, interview over Ozark Highlands Trail, Oct. 2013

Journey Magazine, photographs for article, Jan. 2012

East Magazine, John Muir Trail photographs and article, Oct. 2010

Charm Magazine, cover photo and photographs, Oct. 2009

New Mexico Photographer, exhibit publication, Jan. 1995

Exploring Black and White Photography, 2nd Edition, provided photo illustration for author, 1993

One Day In The Life of Angelina County, community-wide project, tabletop book, 1990


Selected Exhibits

Fine Arts Staff Exhibit, Angelina College Arts Gallery, Lufkin, Tx., 2017, 2018, 2019
Twelve by Twelve, The Cole, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Tx., 2017
Mountains, Artist-in-Residence, National Parks, Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, Wi., 2015

Indyvisible, Lufkin High School, Lufkin, Tx. (annual student and staff art show), 2009-2018

Breakfast Club, Standpipe, Lufkin, Tx. (group exhibit), 2013

Art Discovery, Downtown Café, Lufkin, Tx. (auction benefitting student organizations), 2012

New Mexico Photographer, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM. (juried show), 1995

Closer to Home, New Orleans Museum of Art (selected group of Louisiana photographers), 1993

Magic Silver, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Ia. (juried show), 1993

South Central Universities, LSU Union Gallery, Baton Rouge, La., 1992

Something Else, Summer White Studios, Houston, Tx. (in conjunction with Photo Fest), 1992

Louisiana Competition, Louisiana Art and Science Center, Baton Rouge, La. (juried show), 1991

Wonders in Wood, Texas Forestry Museum, Lufkin, Tx.(juried show), 1991

Solo Exhibits

Batman Underneath, Big Thicket Brewery, Lufkin, Tx., 2016
Time, Space, and Place, Pinecones, Texas Forestry Museum, Lufkin, Tx., 2015

Pine Cone Series, The Liberty Bell, Nacogdoches, Tx., 2013

Night Views, The Forest At Work, Texas Forestry Museum, Lufkin, Tx., 2000

Residual Landscape, Foster Gallery,  Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La., 1993

The Spirit of Texas Landscapes, Texas Union Gallery, The University of Texas, Austin, Tx., 1990

Images in Black and White, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Tx., 1989

Images in Black and White, Angelina College, Lufkin, Tx., 1989

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