John Mann was born in the East, raised in the Midwest, and schooled in the West. Upon graduating from the University of New Mexico with an MFA in Photography in 2002, he headed back east to start the cycle all over again. He now lives in Tallahassee, Florida, where he makes images and teaches at Florida State University.
His work has also traveled, and has been exhibited internationally at venues such as the Dan Cooney Fine Art (NYC), Phillips de Pury, (London), PDX Contemporary (Portland), Hyeres Festival of Photography and Fashion (FR), Newspace Center for Photography (Portland), The Print Center (Philadelphia), Jen Bekman Projects (NYC), Privateer Gallery (Brooklyn), Gallery Kunstler (Rochester, NY) and the Griffin Museum of Photography. A book of his photographic work, Thinner Air, was published in 2010.
John is a member of the Piece of Cake photography network.