Photographer Interviews

Dennis DeHart Brings Columbia River Basin Community and Conservation Issues to Fine-Art Audiences

March 6, 2015

By Conor Risch


“Boat Houses,” Southern Tip of Lake Coeur D’Alene, Idaho, 2014.

The interconnectedness of communities and the way people form a sense of place are central themes in Dennis DeHart’s project “Confluences.” Through landscapes, portraiture, video and archival images, the project looks at the Columbia Basin—the drainage basin of the Columbia River—which encompasses parts of Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Wyoming and Western Canada.  After moving to Eastern Washington to assume an assistant...

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