1993  BFA, Painting and Drawing, School of the Art Institute of Chicago


Selected Exhibitions

2017  Not Knowing, Heaven Gallery, Chicago IL, group

2017  FORM 2017: Hybrid Ground, Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago IL, group

2016  The Structure, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights IL, group

2016  4th Annual Bridgeport Art Competition, Bridgeport Art Gallery, Chicago IL, group

2014  38th Annual Beverly Art Competition and Exhibit, Beverly Arts Center, Chicago IL, group (Photographic/Digital Award)

2014  Trip Hazard, Milwaukee Avenue Arts Fest 2014 / South Logan Arts Coalition, Chicago IL, group 2013

2013  Petty Thieves Three, photo projection curated by Empty Stretch, Washington D.C., group

2013  Never a Lovely So Real, Frogman Gallery/Pop-Up Art Loop, Chicago IL, group

2013  SLAC Spaces, Milwaukee Avenue Arts Fest 2013 / South Logan Arts Coalition, Chicago IL, group

2012  Dead Space: Photography by Noah Vaughn, Saki, Chicago IL , solo

2006  Rockin’ the Dan Ryan, Underscene Warehouse Gallery, Chicago IL, group

2004  Urban Edges VIII, Barrington Area Arts Council Galley, Barrington IL, group

2002  End of the Oil-igarchy: Chicago’s Annual Anti-Auto Show Art Show, Heaven Galley 900, Chicago IL, group

2000  Realism 2000, Cultural Center of Fine Arts, Parkersburg WV, group

2000  Third Annual Critical Mass Art Show, Butcher Shop Gallery, Chicago IL, group

2000  Fifteenth Annual Greater Midwest International Exhibition, Central Missouri State University Art Center Gallery, Warrensburg MO, group

1999  Contemporary Painting, Erector Square Galleries, New Haven CT, group

1999  Re-Presentation, Boise State University Visual Arts Center, Boise ID, group

1997  Art in the Woods ‘97, Art in the Woods Gallery, Overland Park KS, group

1996  Paintings by Noah Vaughn, Illinois Central College Performing Arts Center Gallery, East Peoria IL, solo

1994  Vaughn, Spann, Spidale, Riverside Arts Center, Riverside IL, group

1993  The Scope of the Landscape: Urban and Rural, The North Lakeside Cultural Center, Chicago IL , group


Professional Activities

2015-present, photo contributor

2011-present, site author

2010-2012, photo contributor


Selected Features/Press (online)

2014  Q & A with Noah Vaughn, Belt Magazine

2012  Noah Vaughn and the Chicago Landscape, Plane of Focus

2012  Dead Space Exhibit Captures Living Decay,

2011  Noah Vaughn, Photographer,

2011  Chicagoland,

2011  DMO Galleries (guest photoblogger) (archived version)

2010 interview (archived version)



2017  John Anton Mallin: Ecclesiastical Artist and Decorator in Twentieth-Century Chicago, Sacred Architecture Journal, Issue 32 2017, cover and article photos (images/info)

2016  Chicago’s Historic Churches are Worth Saving, Part 1: Preservationists Prepare for a Crisis,, photos

2011  Jeff Kimmel Quartet CD Charm Offensive, cover photo

2011  New Homes for Old Church Treasures, U.S. Catholic Magazine, April 2011 vol.76 no.4, photo

2010  A Last Look at 825-831 South Wabash,, text and photos

2010  Urban Wasteland – New Life for Disused Land, Bauwelt, issue 36 September 2010, photos (images/info)