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Location: Lincoln, Nebraska USA
Phone: +1 (503) 724-5544
Instagram: @rana.young

Photograph by Zora J Murff


Rana Young is an artist, educator, and currently serves and an Installation Photographer for the Sheldon Museum of Art. Rana holds an MFA in Studio Art from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln where she was an Othmer Fellow and a BFA in Studio Art from Portland State University. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, as well as published online by LensCultureBritish Journal of Photography, Strange Fire Collective, iGNANT, C41 Magazine, and Aint-Bad Magazine, among others. Through her photographs, Rana investigates such concepts as loss, intimacy, identity, and voyeurism. Rana recently accepted an Instructor position in photography at Creighton University (Omaha, NE).


Rana co-founded PHOTO–EMPHASIS with Alec Kaus in June 2017. 

Rana co-founded PHOTO–EMPHASIS with Alec Kaus in June 2017.