Lindsey Beal is a photo-based artist who teaches at RISD, Massachusetts College of Art & Design and in New Hampshire Institute of Art's MFA program. She has an MFA in Photography from the University of Iowa and a Certificate in Book Arts from the University of Iowa’s Center for the Book. Her work combines historical and contemporary women’s lives with historical photographic processes. She is interested in the photograph as object and often includes sculpture, papermaking and artist books in her work.
Beal’s work has been shown at national museums, galleries and universities and in recent solo shows at the Griffin Museum of Photography, the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and the Danforth Art Museum. She has been featured on Lenscratch, Don't Take Pictures, OD Review, LensCulture and Light Leaked and published in Diffusion, Art New England, The Hand, View Camera and 500 Handmade Books, Volume Two. In 2016 she earned a travel grant from Duke University, was a finalist for the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund and was one of Critical Mass’s Top 200 finalists.