Tim Lewis has had a life-long love of the arts, growing up in Kansas with a family that encouraged curiosity and creativity. After a stint as a perpetual college student he finally settled on visual arts, eventually focusing on photography.

He has lived in Western North Carolina for 19 years and is currently Artist in Residence at Gallery 1, a small community gallery in Sylva, NC. Tim’s photography reflects his wide range of interests; he is especially concerned with cultural change, human perception, and our understanding of time. Tim has shown his work extensively, ranging from solo exhibitions to group exhibitions, and print publications. He has received numerous awards including a Regional Artists Project Grant.