Kurt Markus has made photographs for major publications, including Vanity Fair, GQ, and Rolling Stone, and done advertising campaigns for such clients as Armani, BMW, Sony, Levi Strauss & Co., Timberland, Calvin Klein, and Nike. Kurt’s photographs are in the collections of several museums; he is also widely published in monographs and anthologies. Kurt has filmed and directed music videos for Jewel, Tori Amos, and John Mellencamp. His full-length documentary, It’s About You, was an official selection at the South by Southwest, Dallas, and Nashville film festivals. This is his fourth year teaching for The Workshops. His website is www.kurtmarkus.com.