Leah Bedrosian Peterson

Leah Bedrosian Peterson

Education:

B.F.A., Pratt Institute

M.F.A., The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Tufts University

Contact Information:

(570) 321-4340
peterson@lycoming.edu

Communication: Associate Professor of Digital Media and Department Chair

Digital Media: Director

Leah Bedrosian Peterson teaches film, video, and contemporary art history classes. She received an M.F.A. in Studio Art from Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine arts, Boston, M.A. and a B.F.A. in photography and art history from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.

Bedrosian Peterson's work deals with issues of cultural identity and questions the role of fantasy in our daily lives. Her work is exhibited both nationally and internationally, most recently in Geneva, Switzerland; Atlanta, Georgia; Chicago, Illinois; Washington, DC; Brooklyn, NY; and Medellin, Columbia.

Bedrosian Peterson’s recent project, Erasure, was featured in the Spring 2013 issue of “Heritage of the World" (Das Eber Welt), Germany, distributed with “National Geographic”. http://daserbeunsererwelt.com/spring2013/ (pgs 108-112).

Erasure was also featured on HungerTV.com, the website for “Hunger Magazine”, published in London, UK. http://www.hungertv.com/feature/leah-peterson-erasure/