All posts by Kyra Schmidt

Alyssa McDonald

Alyssa McDonald is a lifelong New England resident and photographic artist based in Boston. In 2016, she graduated with from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design with a Bachelor…

Kelli Pennington

Kelli Pennington is a photographer, educator, and curator living in Portland, Oregon. An avid traveler and observer, Kelli teaches photography with lessons rooted in the belief that as we frame…

Santiago Serrano

Santiago Serrano (b. 1978) is an Ecuadorian photographer based in Quito, Ecuador. His work focuses on documentary issues and personal stories, and is influenced by Robert Frank’s snapshot aesthetic. Serrano…

Tealia Ellis Ritter

Tealia Ellis Ritter lives and works in rural Connecticut. Ellis Ritter’s work contends with the intersecting roles of the photograph as personal document, familial marker of time and object with…

In Conversation: Deborah Orloff on Memory, Representation and Objecthood

Deborah Orloff is a Professor and Associate Chair of the Department of Art at the University of Toledo. She teaches all levels of Photographic Art at UT’s Center for Visual…

Allison Jarek

Allison Jarek is an American photographer whose work explores themes such as human relationship with nature, female identity, and personal journeys. She received her MFA in Photography from Texas Woman’s…

Jennifer Maiotti

Jennifer Maiotti is a Chicago-based documentary freelance writer, producer, and photographer whose clients include: National Geographic, Discovery, and History Channels. As a storyteller she searches for real moments of emotion…

Kes Efstathiou

Kes Efstathiou (eF-sta-thEE-O) is an emerging artist based in Rochester, New York. His current practice and research grapples with societal perceptions of masculinity, the gender binary, consumption of nature, and…

In Conversation: Jesse Taylor Koechling

Jesse Taylor Koechling is a visual artist originally from Wheaton, Illinois. Born into a family of artists and photographers, some of his earliest memories are of images magically forming under…

Sean Murray

Sean Murray is an east-coast based visual artist. He earned a BFA in Photography from the University of the Arts in 2015. Since his graduation he has worked as an…

Elizabeth M. Claffey

Elizabeth M. Claffey is an Assistant Professor of Photography at Indiana University in Bloomington. She is an honors graduate of Earlham College and has an MFA in photography from Texas…

Charlotta Maria Hauksdottir

Charlotta María Hauksdóttir is an Icelandic photographer residing in California. She graduated with an MFA in Photography from the San Francisco Art Institute in 2004, and received her Bachelors in…

Robert Wagoner

Robert Wagoner is originally from Buffalo, New York, now living and working in New York City. He received his BFA in Photography from the State University at Purchase. Robert began…

Jocelyn Lee

Jocelyn Lee was born in Naples Italy. She received her B.A. in philosophy and visual arts from Yale University, and her M.F.A in photography from Hunter College. In 2013 she…

In Conversation: Amanda Tinker

Amanda Tinker currently works and resides in the suburbs of Philadelphia. In 1998 she completed her undergraduate studies in photography at Drexel University, and in 2001 received her MFA from…