Kevin Douglas West - CUBA BEHIND OPEN DOORS

Start: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: 
2421 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77005

Kevin Douglas West is a 20-plus year resident of Katy, Texas but grew up a Hoosier from Seymour, Indiana located in the central heart of Southern Indiana. In 2015, West published his debut photography book, Standing Twenty: Southern Indiana’s Remaining True-Circular Round Barns as an homage to his native state and the round barn boom-building era from 1890-1930. West graduated from Seymour Senior High School (Seymour, IN) where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Seymour Owl; studied photojournalism at the Indiana University High School Journalism Institute; completed his marketing degree at Ball State University (Muncie, IN); and obtained his Masters at the University of Texas El Paso (El Paso, TX). West is also a film producer, writer, and director. In 2004, West won a coveted Cannes Film Festival Lion award for outstanding achievement for the “Diner” campaign. West produced a documentary entitled Prescription Milk released in 2012. West is a proud founding supporter and director of the film school of KCAM. West is the founder and principal advisor of the energy consulting firm, Oeste Energy.