Laurie Beck Peterson


Contact Information

Laurieb@beck-photos.com

Phone: 215-209-9100

http://www.lauriebeckpeterson.com/

6904 Henley Street Philadelphia, PA 19119

http://www.beck-photos.com/

Please contact artist for purchases, commissions, etc.

Photography/Printmaking

Pinhole

Holga

Into the Woods

Selected Exhibitions

2012
Local Alternatives, The Light Room Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Pinhole Featured Photographer, Chris Keeney, San Diego, CA

2011
Palladium over Gold Leaf, High Point, Philadelphia, PA

In My Body Reworks, The Painted Bride, Philadelphia, PA

2009
Recent works in non-silver, High Point, Philadelphia, PA

Bed, Umbrella Arts, NY, NY

Ellarslie Open XXVI, The Trenton City Museum, Trenton, NJ

2008
Ellarslie Open XXVI, The Trenton City Museum, Trenton, NJ

Recent Works in Gum Bichromate, High Point, Philadelphia, PA

2007
Places, High Point, Philadelphia, PA

Allens Lane Art Center, Philadelphia, PA

Picturing Communities, Penn Charter, Philadelphia, PA

Undressed – Looking at Nudes, Umbrella Arts, New York, NY

The Subversive Lens, Wired Gallery, Bethlehem, PA

2006
Two Photographers, Infusion Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

National Alternative Processes Show, Soho Photo, New York, NY

Handcrafted, Viewpoint Photographic Art Center, Sacramento, CA

2005
The Plastic Club, Philadelphia, PA

1984
Fine Arts Exhibition, Joe and Emily Lowe Gallery, Syracuse, NY

London Exhibition, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

Professional Experience

1984 - present
Commercial, Lifestyle photography, Laurie Beck Peterson Photography, Rochester, NY and Philadelphia, PA

2014
Workshop Instructor, Googleworks, Reading, PA

2011 - present
Part-time Faculty, University of The Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2010 - present
Adjunct Faculty, Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA

2010
Workshop Instructor, Project Basho, Philadelphia, PA

2009
Workshop Instructor, Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia, PA

Workshop Instructor, Studio B, Alys Beach, FL

2007 - present
Continuing Education Instructor, University of The Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2005 - 2011
Teaching Assistant, University of The Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2005 - 2007
Board of Directors, First Person Arts, Philadelphia, PA

1994 - 1998
Juror, SMS Corporate Juried Photo Competitions, Philadelphia, PA

1986 - 1987
Sales Representative, Deborah Wolfe Ltd., Philadelphia, PA

1985 - 1986
Instructor, Community Darkroom (CE workshops), Rochester, NY

In-house Photographer, Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, NY

1984 - 1986
Instructor, Aesthetic Education Institute, Rochester, NY

1984 - 1985
Artist in Residence, Aesthetic Education Institute, Rochester, NY

Professional Affiliations

The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
Society for Photographic Education, Oxford, OH
American Society of Media Photographers, Philadelphia, PA
Editorial Photographers, Seattle, WA
Wedding and Portrait Photographers International, Los Angeles, CA

Awards and Honors

2007
People’s Choice Award, Krappy Kamera 2007 Soho Photo, New York, NY

1989
Best of Show/Honorable Mention, Campos Photography Center, Rochester, NY

1986
Honorable Mention, Rochester Society of Communicating Arts, Rochester, NY

1985
Rochester Community Savings Bank Annual Calendar, Rochester, NY

1994
Addy Award, Philadelphia Inquirer Ad Campaign, Philadelphia, PA

Lectures and Talks

2008
Speaker, Professional Practices Class, Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA

2007
Work included in Jill Enfield Presentation and Workshop at the PhotoPlus Expo

2002
Commencement Speaker, The Art Institute of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

1998
Speaker, The Women in Photojournalism Conference, Baltimore, MD

Collections

Robert Brand, Solutions for Progress, Philadelphia, PA
Valley Green Bank, Philadelphia, PA
The Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY

Private
Michael Masch, Philadelphia, PA
Tonya Bates and Don Helgeson, New York, NY
Mira Rabin and Tom Whitman, Philadelphia, PA
Laura Morris Siena and Ronald Siena, Philadelphia, PA

Publications

Portraits, Sante Fe Photographic Workshops, A&I Studios Publication

Beck, John H., Percussion Matters, University of Rochester Press

Beck, John H., Encyclopedia of Percussion, Garland Press, Inc.

Beck, John H., Encyclopedia of Percussion, Second Edition, Routledge, Taylor Francis Group

Education

1980 - 1984
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY