Paho Mann was born in 1978 on his parents homestead near Snowflake Arizona. In 1992 he moved with his family to Albuquerque New Mexico where in 2001 he received a BFA from the University of New Mexico. His work has been included in exhibitions at the Arizona State University Art Museum (Tempe, AZ), Tucson Museum of Art (Tucson, AZ), Walker Art Center (Minneapolis, MN) and the Carnegie Museum of Art (Pittsburgh, PA) among others. Mannís work is included in the Tucson Museum of Artís permanent collection and has been commissioned for public art projects by the city of Phoenix. Currently, Mann lives and works in Denton Texas, where he is an Assistant Professor of Photography at the University of North Texas.