San Antonio, TX – Thomas is a photographer and painter based out of his hometown of San Antonio, Texas. His photographs of architecture capture vast empty spaces and disclose how individuals define themselves throughout surrounding social structures. After receiving his Masters of Fine Arts with a concentration in Photography and Critical Theory, Mr. Cummins returned to his hometown to work on large format lightbox photography with a grant from the Artist Foundation of San Antonio. He has also received grants and fellowships from ArtPace, the Cultural Collaborative, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Byrdcliffe, Baie Sainte-Marie Residency, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Vermont Studio Center, and Yaddo. Current projects include WindowWorks at ArtPace and public art commissions for the University Health System and Public Art San Antonio.