Lives and works in Kansas City


Certification in Secondary Education, Chemistry; Avila College; Kansas City:  1995
Sculpture Studio; Kansas City Art Institute:  1987
Bachelor of Architecture; University of Kansas:  1983
Bachelor of Environmental Design; University of Kansas:  1982


Aaron Dougherty Photography:  2009 — present
Architect (active practice):  1982 — 2009, registered 1990
Taught high school chemistry:  1996 — 1997


A’23 AIA National Conference; San Francisco:  2023
Time Space Existence; Venice Architectural Biennale; Venice, Italy:  2016

Solo and Two-Person Shows

Funnelcake; KC Arts Gallery; Kansas City:  2015
Painted; All Souls Unitarian Church Gallery; Kansas City:  2013
Hand; Underground at Kansas City Artists Coalition; Kansas City:  2010
Junkyard; Arts Council of Metropolitan KC; Kansas City:  2010
Junkyard; Plenum Space Gallery; Kansas City:  2009
Centering; Corridor Art Gallery; Kansas City:  2004

Group Shows

Kansas City Flatfiles Exhibition; H&R Block ArtSpace, Kansas City:  2016
Annual Auction; Kansas City Artists Coalition:  2012
Gallery 300 @ HOK; Kansas City:  2008
Holiday-a-Go-Go; Byron C. Cohen Gallery; Kansas City:  2003


Architecture engagement calendar; Rizzoli:  2012, 2010, 2008
ArchitectureBoston Magazine, Summer Issue:  2011


Viewpoints: Uncommissioned Work of Architectural Photographers, by John Hill; World-Architects eMagazine:  2013 March 25


AIA National Photography Competition:  Merit Award + two Honorable Mentions:  2023
AIA National Photography Competition:  2013, 2010, 2008