Posts

Amy Stein

Amy Stein is a photographer and teacher based in New York City. Her work explores our evolving isolation from community, culture and the environment. She has been exhibited nationally and internationally and her work is featured in many private and … Read More

By / July 30, 2008

Amy Stein is a photographer and teacher based in New York City. Her
work explores our evolving isolation from community, culture and the
environment. She has been exhibited nationally and internationally and
her work is featured in many private and public collections such as the
Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Photography, the
Nevada Museum of Art, SMoCA and the West Collection.

In 2006, Amy was a winner of the Saatchi Gallery/Guardian Prize for her
Domesticated series. In 2007, she was named one of the top fifteen
emerging photographers in the world by American Photo magazine and she won the Critical Mass Book Award. A monograph of her series Domesticated will be published in fall 2008.

Amy was raised in Washington, DC, and Karachi, Pakistan. She holds a BSc in Political Science from
James Madison University and a MSc in Political Science from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland.
In 2006, Amy received her MFA in photography from the School of Visual Arts in New York.

Currently, Amy teaches photography at Parsons The New School for Design and the School of Visual Arts in New York City.

http://www.amysteinphoto.com