John A. Chakereshas been an artist working in photography more then 40 years. He has published four books of his photographs, First Fleet: NASA’s Space Shuttle Program 1981-1986, 2018, Daylight Books, Traces: An Investigation in Reason, 1977, Nuance Press, D’art Objects: A Collaboration. 1978, Nuance Press, and Random New York: An Unscripted Walk, 2008, Found Books. His photographs have been included in numinous exhibitions and publications and are in a number of permanent collections including the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, FR, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL, Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL, Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA and Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, MN. He has taught photography, printmaking, and digital imaging at Ohio University, Columbus College of Art and Design, and Columbus State Community College.