Lindsey Beal is a photo-based artist in coastal Rhode Island where she teaches at Rhode Island School of Design, Massachusetts College of Art & Design and New Hampshire Institute of Art's MFA program. She has an M.F.A. in Photography from the University of Iowa and a Certificate in Book Arts at the University of Iowa's Center for the Book. Her work can be found at Boston's Panopticon Gallery, Miami's Dina Mitrani Galery, Richmond's Candela Gallery and Portland's 23 Sandy Gallery.
Her work combines historical & contemporary women's lives with historical photographic processes. She is interested in the photograph as object and often includes sculpture, papermaking and artist books into her work.
Her work has been shown at national museums, galleries & universities, including recent solo shows at the Griffin Museum of Photography, the Danforth Art Museum, and upcoming at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. She has been featured on Lenscratch, Don't Take Pictures, Paperslurry, LensCulture, Light Leaked, & 365 Artists and has been published in Diffusion, Art New England, The Hand, View Camera and 500 Handmade Books Volume Two. She recently was a Finalist for Photolucida's Critical Mass, the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund and earned a travel grant from Duke University.