Stephen Petegorsky is an artist and freelance photographer who was born in New York City, but who has lived in Massachusetts for over 40 years. He graduated from Amherst College in 1975 with a major in Fine Arts, and later received an M.F.A. in Photography from Rhode Island School of Design.
His creative work has been exhibited internationally, and is in collections throughout this country as well as in Europe. He has taught at Amherst College, Smith College, Hampshire College, and the University of Connecticut, and currently works as a freelance photographer specializing in photography of artworks.