Deedra Baker (b. 1989) lives and works in Denton, TX. Selections from her body of work have been featured in prestigious exhibitions including Truman State University’s Voyeur: Repositioning the Gaze, Chowan University National Juried Exhibition, and PhotoSpiva National Photographic Competition and Exhibition. Baker received her BFA from Washburn University in Topeka, KS, where she was the recipient of numerous honors, such as the Charles and Margaret Pollak Award and Sibberson Award. She is currently working towards an MFA in photography at Texas Woman's University in Denton, TX. Her current work explores themes of gender, self-identity, and sexuality through the genre of self-portraiture.