Titus Brooks Heagins
Titus Brooks Heagins is a photographer who currently lives and works in Durham, NC. He has traveled extensively throughout North Carolina, the southwestern United States, Mexico, Cuba, Haiti, the Caribbean, and China to produce a diverse body of work. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from Duke University, and an M.F.A. in Photography from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He has taught photography and art history courses at numerous colleges and universities, including the Southern Illinois University, Carbondale; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; the Durham Arts Council; and the Center for Documentary Studies, Durham.
Heagins is adept at capturing the full emotional and cultural spectrum of diverse communities, with a photographic practice rooted in and dedicated to the expressive documentary tradition. His works are in many private and public collections, including the North Carolina Museum of Art; Anacostia Museum of African American Art and History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC; Lehigh University Museum of Art, Bethlehem, PA; North Carolina Central University Museum of Art, Durham, NC; and Casa de Africa, Havana, Cuba.