Lori Nix was born in Norton, Kansas, and currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She earned her MFA in Photography from Ohio University and her BFA in Photography and Ceramics from Truman State University. Her work has been shown nationally with exhibitions at ClampArt Gallery, New York, The George Eastman House, G. Gibson Gallery in Seattle, WA, Miller Block Gallery, Boston, MA, the California Museum of Photography, SF Camerawork, and DiverseWorks, Houston, TX, and the Catherine Edelman Gallery in Chicago. Lori has received several photography awards, including a 2004 and 2010 NYFA Individual Artist Grant. Nix participated in Light Work’s Artist-in-Residence Program from May 15 to June 15, 2001.