Laura Beth Reese (b. 1987) holds an MFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts/Tufts University and a BA from Muhlenberg College. Her work has been exhibited nationally--most recently at the Colorado Photographic Arts Center, the New Arts Center, and the Griffin Museum of Photography. She was a 2016 recipient of the Traveling Fellowship from SMFA and she has been featured online at Feature Shoot and the Huffington Post, among others.

Reese was born in Iowa and raised on the east coast of the United States. She currently resides in Boston, MA and works as a Fine Art Digital Print Technician at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and a teaching fellow at Harvard University.

EDUCATION
2013     MFA, School of the Museum of Fine Arts/Tufts University (Boston, MA)
2009     BA Studio Arts and Media & Communication, Muhlenberg College (Allentown, PA)

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS, PUBLICATIONS, and PRESS
2017
Reflections on the Burden of Men, Boston, MA (art magazine)
The Relationship Show, Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Boulder, CO

2015
Photographer Creates Vulnerable Portraits of Her Exes in ‘Ex-Boyfriends’, Feature Shoot
Photographer Snaps Portraits of Her Exes, Embraces the Awkwardness of It All, Huffington Post
9 Intimate Portraits from a Photographer Revisiting Her Exes, Cosmo.com
The Photography Channel: Closed Doors, Arts at the Armory, Somerville, MA

2014
I Want to Smell Your Hair, New Art Center, Newton, MA
20th Juried Exhibition, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA
Shoot & Tell, StoneCrop Gallery, York, ME
All Visual Triangle IV, The Carrack, Durham, NC
Carousel V, New Art Center, Newton, MA

2013
Selections from Carousel, Aviary Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
ARTcetera 2013, Park Plaza Castle, Boston, MA
Young New England Photographers II, Online Exhibition
Boston Young Contemporaries, 808 Gallery, Boston, MA
Carousel IV, Spontaneous Celebrations, Jamaica Plain, MA
All Visual Triangle Slideshow, Casbah, Durham, NC
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Fourth Wall Project, Boston, MA

2012
All Visual Boston Slideshow II, Spectacle, Jamaica Plain, MA (with catalogue)
Medium Without Measure, Grossman Gallery, SMFA, Boston, MA
Proof of Purchase, Samson Gallery, Boston, MA
PRC Student Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
Photography Annual, SMFA, Boston, MA
All Visual Boston Slideshow, Spectacle, Jamaica Plain, MA (with catalogue)

2011
Photography Annual, SMFA, Boston, MA
Home is Where the Camera Is, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT
PRC Student Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
Memory Full Issue 2, Boston, MA (photozine)

2009
Senior Thesis Exhibition; Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
Muses, Allentown, PA (literary magazine)