Photographer Melissa Harrison earned her BFA from The Rochester Institute of Technology before recently completing her Master of Professional Studies in Digital Photography at The School of Visual Arts. While completing her MPS at SVA, she interned at Hearst Magazines photo studios and worked as a freelance assistant for professional photographers in Manhattan.
The SVA Class of 2011 will be exhibiting their work in an upcoming group exhibition, curated by Michael Foley, October 21 - Nov 12, 2011, SVA Gallery, 209 East 23rd St, NYC.
"The style of the photographs, deliberately soft and lacking in sharp detail, is meant to represent the elusive nature of creative inspiration...often ineffable." –Melissa Harrison, Muse