Portrait By Caitlyn Statchura

Portrait By Caitlyn Statchura


Walker Bankson is an aspiring fine art photographer based out of Wilmington, North Carolina using primarily analog processes in a narrative photographic context. His work intends to document and explore the ramifications of historical conflict, racism, and ethnographic differences through photographs of everyday life. 



  • 2017-present- pursuing BFA, Bard College

EXHibitions & Awards


  • YoungArts group exhibition, Sotheby's Auction House (April 2017)
  • YoungArts national winner, 2017
  • Gold Key Portfolio, Revelation, Scholastic Art and Writing Competition, 2017
  • Silver Key, Fernald's Neck Preserve, Scholastic Art and Writing Competition, 2017
  • Interviewed by Star News Magazine for Revelation


  • Arnold Newman Scholarship Recipient, Maine Media 2016
  • Maine Media Young Artists Show 2016 (October-November 2016)
  • Work published on Seventeen.com and TeenVogue.com (March 2016)