Maddie's FJ60 Helmet | 19x19 | Archival Pigment Print
Maddie, Theron’s trusty Coonhound, pictured in his new FJ60 helmet, has accompanied the artist on his travels across the USA.
Born in coastal North Carolina, Theron is best know for his 66,000 mile USA trek with his best friend, Maddie The Coonhound. In his project, This Wild Idea, he gathered photos and audio stories from 365 Americans in 365 days in 50 states. This social media phenom, was touted by National Geographic Traveler of the Year for 2012. He has an MFA in Photography from SCAD and was included in PDN’s 30 Emerging Photographers for 2014. Numerous publications include Communication Arts, CNN, Wired, Swiss Miss, People and National Geographic. His book Maddie On Things is available on Amazon.