Hannah Smith Allen is a contemporary lens based artist. She is an Assistant Professor of Photography and Digital Media at Adelphi University where she teaches courses in studio art and art history. She holds an MFA in Photography from the School of Visual Arts and a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. She is the recipient of a 2007 Individual Photographer’s Fellowship from the Aaron Siskind Foundation, a 2010 Artist Fellowship in Photography from the New York Foundation for the Arts, and a 2011 A.I.M. residency at the Bronx Museum of Art. Her artwork has been exhibited at venues nationwide, such as Phoenix Art Museum, Wave Hill Cultural Center, and SF Camerawork, and her writings on contemporary photography have appeared in American Photo. Allen is a current Keyholder resident at the Lower East Side Printshop where she is working on a new series about border lands. For print and project inquiries please email firstname.lastname@example.org.