Press & Interviews

Livingston, Cydney. “Photography as Choreography: Confessions for a Son,” Forum for Scholars and Publics at Duke University, February 7, 2020.
Hughes, Holly, Risch, Conor, and Walker, David. “Fine-Art Photographers On The Key Decisions That Helped Build Their Careers,” PDN Magazine, July 2019. p. Cover, 22-31.
Walker, David. “Fine Art Photographers on Finding Their Career Paths,” PDN Magazine, July 10, 2019.
Walker, David. “Fine Art Careers: McNair Evans Learns the Value of Patience (and a business Plan),” PDN Magazine, July 3, 2019.

Kennedy, Maggie Brett. “The Largest Exhibition of Twenty-First Century Southern Photography,” Garden & Gun, October 1, 2018.
Volpe, Heidi. “The Daily Edit: AFAR: McNair Evans,” A Photo Editor, April 10, 2018.
Seikaly, Roula. “Begin Anywhere: Paths of Mentorship and Collaboration,” Humble Arts Foundation, September 7, 2017.
Smithson, Aline. “Begin Anywhere: Paths of Mentorship and Collaboration,” Lenscratch, September 5, 2017.
Tointon, Hannah. “Double Vision, In Pictures: The W* Photography Desk’s 2017 Digest of Visual Inspiration,” Wallpaper, September 5, 2017.
Whiting, Sam. “A photographic chain of inspiration as mentors’ work influence Mentees,” San Francisco Chronicle, August 30, 2017.
Evans, McNair, “Field Sketches,” L’Oneil De La Photographie, November 16, 2016.
Slinker, Cole. “McNair Evans: In Search of Great Men,” City Church San Francisco, October 16, 2016.
Walker, David. “Heart of Darkness,” PDN Magazine, September 2016. p. 12-14.
Walker, David. “Mike Smith’s Lesions in the Visual Language of Photography Inspire McNair Evans,” PDN Magazine, September 13, 2016.
Murphy, Mary Katherine. “Trains offer Laurinburg native unique snapshot of U.S.,” The Laurinburg Exchange, May 20, 2016.
Smithson, Aline. “McNair Evans: In Search of Great Men,” Lenscratch, May 16, 2016.
Sanders, Craig. “On Photography: Some Lessons To be Drawn From an Artist-Photographer’s 4-Year Exploration of Traveling Across America Aboard Amtrak,” Akron Rail Club, May 2, 2016.
Anzilotti, Eillie. “Scenes from the American Railroad,” Bloomberg City Lab, April 28, 2016.
Nastasi, Alison. “Intimate Portraits of Train Travelers Across America,” Flavorwire, April 25, 2016.
Cumming-Bruce, Lorna. “Snapshot: In Search of Great Men by McNair Evans,” Financial Times, April 22, 2016.
Teicher, Jordan G. “What One Photographer Saw Traveling the US by Train, Slate. April 22, 2016.
Katz, Anita. “Train Travelers on Personal Journeys in McNair Evans’ Photos,” San Francisco Examiner, April 20, 2016.
Curiel, Jonathan. “Art: We’re the Center of the Universe!” SF Weekly, April 20, 2016.
DenHoed, Andrea. “The Secret Lives of Amtrak Passengers, The New Yorker, April 17, 2016.
Vitello, Gwynned. “McNair Evans: In Search of Great Men,” Juxtapoz Magazine, April 15, 2016. p. 24-29.
Evans, McNair, “San Francisco: McNair Evans, In Search of Great Men,” L’Oneil De La Photographie, April 15, 2016.
Rosato Jr., Joe. “San Francisco Artist Displays Photos of Strangers He Met on Trains,” NBC Bay Area, April 14, 2016.
Walker, David. “Tracing the Life of a Mentally Ill Murderer,” PDN Magazine, September 13, 2015.
Whiting, Sam. “Photographer’s project captures faces of strangers on a train,” SFGate, May 13, 2015.
Knoblauch, Loring. “McNair Evans: Confessions for a Son @ Sasha Wolf,” Collector Daily, April 1, 2015.
Bamberger, Alan. “San Francisco Art Galleries Openings: First Thursday – 12.04.14” Art Business, December 4, 2014.
Matiash, Chelsea. “Images of Love, Loss, and ‘Confessions’,” The Wall Street Journal, December 2, 2014.
Meier, Allison. “Grappling with a Family Ghost in an Interactive Photography Project,” Hyperallergic, November 27, 2014.
Tsomondo, Dzana. “Exposures: A Father’s Son,” PDN Magazine, November 21, 2014. pp 100-104.
Gill, Grant. “Interview With McNair Evans, Confessions for a Son,” Lenscratch, October 22, 2014.
Strother, Matthew. Photographer’s ‘Confessions’, La Grange Daily News, October 10, 2014. pp 1A (Cover), 6A.
Karpinski, Christy. “McNair Evans at The Cochran Gallery,” F-Stop Magazine, September 30, 2014.
Krule, Jackson. “McNair Evans’s Family Business,” The New Yorker, September 26, 2014.
Heiferman, Marvin. “Let the Children Kodak: McNair Evans’ Confessions for a Son,” The Design Observer, September 25, 2014.
Boylan, Cynthia. “New Photo Show: Confessions for a Son,” Shutterbug, September 9, 2014.
Seay, James. One Corner of Yoknapatawpha, Oxford American, Fall 2014, pp 76-85.