Margaret Adams is an artist, independent curator and professor whose works cross pollinate between analog photography and new media. She lives in Baltimore, MD and is an assistant professor of photography at George Washington University. She received her BFA in 2001 from The Corcoran College of Art and Design and her MFA from Tyler School of Art, Temple University. She has studied at The Maine Media Workshops and under alternative process masters Jerry Spagnoli, Craig Stevens, Mark and France Osterman, and Christopher James. Her work is included in both editions of The Book of Alternative Processes by Christopher James. In 2008 she was named “Best Fine Art Photographer” by FotoWeek DC. She uses an 8x10 view camera, alternative processes, book arts, appropriation, video and sound to explore portraiture, southern vernacular, family, environmental issues in Appalachia and the legacy of war.