Peter Fitzpatrick is an Australian artist / educator who is the current Chair of Photography at Columbia College Chicago. Peter works with still and moving image, reaching across analogue and digital technologies. He has been involved in developing the teaching and research programs at the Photography and Media Arts Department at the School of Art, Australian National University and the Australian Centre for Photography. Peter has taken part in artist residence programs, festivals, education forums and exhibitions in Australia, China, Czech Republic, Singapore, New Zealand and the USA. He holds a Masters of Fine Arts Research at the College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales in Sydney. Peter has received project funding from The Australia Council and Arts ACT. He has been involved with photography education and practice since 1989.