Meet the Artist: Ashton Thornhill



  • The Grace Museum - Loggia (map)
  • 102 Cypress Street
  • Abilene, TX, 79601
  • United States

Meet photographer Ashton Thornhill whose work is currently on view in the Alice and Bill Wright Photography Gallery located on the 2nd Floor.  Thornhill will speak about his exhibition, Texas Noir: Photography by Ashton Thornhill.

Ashton Thornhill is a fine art photographer currently working on the Llano Estacado of Texas. He spent several years working as a photojournalist before he returned to his alma mater, Texas Tech University, to share his love of the medium and teach photography. After almost three decades in the classroom, he retired to devote his considerable talents to developing his own portfolio.
Ashton Thornhill, Caprock Canyon, Milky Way – Quitaque, Texas, 2013, digital inkjet print, collection of The Grace Museum, gift of the artist.

Ashton Thornhill, Caprock Canyon, Milky Way – Quitaque, Texas, 2013, digital inkjet print, collection of The Grace Museum, gift of the artist.