Deborah Bai Lannon

A former photo educator, Deborah Bai-Lannon is a Boston-area photographer concentrating on editorial, documentary and fine-art photography. Her work has been exhibited in both the United States and in Europe. She holds a BFA in photography from Rhode Island School of Design, and a Masters in Teaching (Photography) from Rhode Island College. 

Selected Exhibitions, Awards, Publications

  • United States Polo Association Magazine - Polo Partnership Serves American Heroes  July 2021
  • Annual Report - Harvard University Polo (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • First Prize, Photography - Marblehead Arts Association  Juror: Emily Belz, Griffin Museum of Photography (2019)
  • ND Photography Awards 2019
  • The Garner Center at NE School of Photography 3rd Annual Juried Show Stranger Than Fiction - Juror: Hank Hauptman, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (2019)
  • N.Y. Photo Curator: World Photography Awards - Juror: Prof. Ellen Wallenstein, Pratt Institute / School of Visual Arts, NY (2019)
  • Hamilton-Wenham Public Library A Reflection on the Healing Power of Horses -  (2019)
  • Artsy Shark Mid-Winter Showcase (2019)
  • The Red Brick Gallery at New England School of Photography  Untold Stories Juror: Emily Belz, Inst. NESOP (2019)
  • Marblehead Arts Association New Member Show, Marblehead MA (2019)
  • Marblehead Arts Association Member Show, Marblehead MA (2018)
  • Old Schwamb Mill Other Times Other Places, Arlington MA (2018)
  • Under Water, Loosen Art/Space Milliapiani, Rome Italy (2018)
  • PH21 Gallery, Budapest, Hungary  Juror: Prof. Zsolt Batori, Research Felllow, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design 
  • Site: Brooklyn Gallery, NYC American Road Trip  Juror: Eric Hougen, Pratt Institute 
  • Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester MA, Member Show
  • Bedford Center for the Arts, Bedford MA Juror: Frances Jakubek, Griffin Museum of Photography 
  • Amazing Things Arts Center, Framingham MA Juror: Willard Traub, Photographer  
  • Suffield Council on the Arts, Suffield CT 
  • Revelations, Light Work - Community Darkrooms, Syracuse NY
Other Relevant Experience
  • Owner, Boston Equine Photography
  • Board of Directors, Bedford Council on the Arts Photo Group, Bedford, MA
  • Photography Instructor (Professional Education) North Shore Community College
  • Artist Member, Marblehead Arts Assoc., Marblehead, MA
  • Instructor - Danforth Museum of Art (Photographic Portraiture: The Art of Seeing the Other) - Framingham, MA
  • Instructor - Mount Wachusett CC – Gardner MA
  • Instructor - Quinnebaug Valley CC – Danielson, CT
  • Instructor - Killingly Board of Education – Killingly, CT (wrote and received Polaroid Foundation Grant – Title IVC)
  • Instructor - Project Arts Center - Cambridge, MA
  • Guest Lecturer - History of Photography
    • Keepers of the Light - The Photography of Adam Clark Vroman, Nassau County Museum of Art - Roslyn Harbor, NY
  • Staff Member - Light Work - Community Darkrooms, Syracuse University, Syracuse NY 
MBA                Marketing              Simmons College GSM 
MAT-C             Photography         Rhode Island College 
BFA                 Photography         Rhode Island School of Design 
                        Journalism            Newhouse School - Syracuse University