Janelle Lynch is a large-format (8x10) photographer based in New York City. Since receiving her MFA in Photography and Related Media from the School of Visual Arts in 1999, her work has been widely exhibited and published. Lynch's photographs are in several international private and public collections including, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY; Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY; New York Public Library, New York, NY; Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA; Fundacin AMYC, Madrid, Spain; and Museo de Arte Contemporneo, Salta, Argentina. In 2010, the Newark Museum acquired Lynch's entire River series, which is currently on view in their Major Contemporary Galleries as well as at Robert Morat Galerie, Berlin.
Lynch teaches at the International Center of Photography, is a 2013 Artist-in-Residence at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY, and writes about photography for photo-eye, The Photo Review, Loupe, and Afterimage. She was a 2012-2013 Fellow at The Writers' Institute, CUNY Graduate Center, and has received many honors, including three grants from Kodak. In 2011 Radius Books published her first monograph, Los Jardines de Mxico and in Fall 2013 they will publish Barcelona.