Ally Christmas is a visual artist currently living and working out of Grinnell, IA. After earning her BA in Photography from the University of Virginia in 2013, Christmas worked at the school for another year as a recipient of the 5th Year Aunspaugh Fellowship. She is an active member of the Society for Photographic Education, from whom she received a Graduate Student Award in 2017 to attend their national conference. She recently received her Masters in Fine Arts degree with distinction from the University of Georgia in Photo/Video. She is currently teaching video art and contemporary photography courses at Grinnell College as an Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Studio Art.
Other fun facts: She loves taking long walks with her dog Dresden (aka Dr. Dre), everything Twin Peaks, sparkling water, and reading every book she can get her hands on.
Please contact Ally via email for information on commercial shoots (engagements, weddings, portraits, etc.), artist collaborations, or anything else you’d like to talk about!