Rachael Banks is an Assistant Professor of Photography at Northern Kentucky University (August 2016-Present). Rachael is a Louisville, KY native and currently based in Covington, KY. She received an MFA in photography at Texas Woman's University and a BA in photography from Bellarmine University.
Rachael's work focuses primarily on family dynamics, relationships, and nostalgia. She is especially interested in social subcultures and identity informed by place. Rachael is an avid supporter of self-publishing, accessible art, zines, and collecting. She is inspired by artists who work in collaboration with each other and their community.