Jonathan Adamshaspert is a Spokane based photographer, archivist, Author, and award winning Pacific Northwest Platinum & Palladium Printmaker. He is a founding member and Printmaker in Residence at Ohr Sofer Studio. Currently serving as an Instructor/Curriculum Advisor for Photographic Practice at Light Benders Institute of Photography.
Classically trained in professional photography he has dedicated is his career solely to the making and preservation of platinum and palladium photographic prints in order to ensure the continuation of this type of traditional printmaking into the 21st century.
His primary area of concentration deals with the printing of large-scale historical preservation based community works projects. He is a recipient of the prestigious 2017 GAP Grant for Artists From Artist Trust for his war time Platinum & Palladium photographic series and body of work: Sandbox Silence: Memories of Sand in Platinum.