Born in Laguna Beach, CA, Stephen Crout received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Southern California in Film and Television: Critical Studies, minoring in Fine Arts.
Stephen's artistic endeavors include spending 7 years creating and directing a Co-Op Art Gallery for student and emerging artists in Costa Mesa, CA, and working as a freelance event photographer and videographer since 2003. In the Fall of 2012, Stephen began pursuing a Master of Fine Arts in Film & Media Arts at Temple University's Center for the Arts, where he currently teaches as an Adjunct Professor.
Defining himself a Visual Artist who works in a wide range of artistic mediums, Stephen's most recent work reflects his eclectic mix of life experiences: exploring memory through the visual aesthetic of mixed media, experimental narrative and documentary filmmaking. linkedin.com/in/stephencrout/ stephencrout.tumblr.com/