Areas of expertise:
documentary photography, alternative processes, photo-related printmaking methods.
B.S. Skidmore College; MA and MFA, University at Albany, SUNY
Recent courses taught:
Women in Photography
Pinholes to Pixels
Intaglio and Relief Printmaking
Arkell Hall Endowed Chair of the Arts at Hartwick 2008-2011 (3 year appointment)
Wandersee Scholar-in-Residence at Hartwick for academic year 2018-19
Elements of Photography by Angela Faris Belt (Focal Press, 2008 and 2011),“Contemplating Peace” portfolio
BOMB magazine NY,NY 1990, “Playing on the Girl’s Team” painted photograph
Phoebe, feminist journal, State University of New York at Oneonta, NY: “Time Line : Lost Near Lake and Madison.” Phoebe 5:2 (Fall 1993): 54 “Darmstadt in 1953 : From My Father’s Photographs.” Phoebe6:1 (Spring 1994): 26. “Nest.” Phoebe 5:2 (Fall 1993): 16. “Small Fortune.” Phoebe 10:2 (Fall 1998): 73.
Lake George Arts Project Collectors Club, print commission (intaglio edition of 100, “Ticking,” printed at Round House Press, Hartwick College), curator Julie Courtney, 1992-3.
College service and professional affiliations:
Society for Photographic Education, Co-Chair, Women’s Caucus 2013-2018; Member of 2017 national conference committee Orlando FL
SPE Conference Presentations: “Conferring Significance: Celebrating Photography’s Continuum,” moderator for panel “The Feedback Loop of Contemporary Feminisms: Teaching, Learning, and Making” with Ann Kaplan, Patricia Lois Nuss, Laurie Schorr, and Marcia Vaitsman, Chicago IL 2013. “Facing Diversity: Leveling the Playing Field in the Photographic Arts,” panel “Self as Object: Perspectives of Identity” with Tulu Bayar, Amber Johnston, Suzanne Szucs and M. Laine Wyatt, Philadelphia PA, 2010. “Photography and Place,” panel, “Home and Away: Roger Mertin’s Journeys” with Jeffrey Hoone and George Slade, Newport RI, 2004.