Lisa M. Robinson (b. 1968) graduated cum laude from Columbia University and received her MFA in Photography from the Savannah College of Art and Design. After moving to New York, she became printing assistant for George Tice.
Her work is a meditation on the landscape that investigates ideas
of transition and time passage. Robinson’s first book, Snowbound, was published by Kehrer Verlag (2007). The book was an Official Selection for the German Photo Book Award, was selected as one of the year’s best books in PDN’s Photography Annual and was distinguished by an Honorable Mention at Photo España.
Awards include a Fulbright Grant, an Evelyn Stefansson Nef Fellowship a the MacDowell Colony and numerous distinction awards. She has been an Artist-in-Residence at VCCA, Anderson Ranch and Light Work, and has exhibited internationally in such venues as the Centro Cultural Recoleta in Buenos Aires, Argentina; the Museo de Arte Contemporaneo in Santiago, Chile; the Museo Tambo Quirquincho in La Paz, Bolivia; and Fotografie Forum International in Frankfurt, Germany.
Her work is included in the permanent collections of museums such as as the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; the Telfair Museum of Art, Savannah; the Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego; Portland Art Museum; and the Nevada Museum of Art.