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Lesly Deschler Canossi
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Lesly Deschler Canossi

Lesly lives in Beacon, New York. She is faculty at International Center of Photography (ICP), owner of Fiber Ink Studio, a pigment print and drum scan lab and co-creator of Women Picturing Revolution. She holds an MFA from Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) has taught at the Lamar Dodd School of Art in Cortona, Italy, the Maryland Institute College of Art and the Harlem School of the Arts. She recently created and taught a course entitled Navigating the Domestic: Mother As Artist at ICP and co-created and taught the seminar Women Picturing Revolution: Focus on Africa and the African Diaspora at Columbia University's Institute for Research in African-American Studies. In 2014 her book Domestic Negotiations was published by with ICP edu and she continues to work on this series and believes this to be a lifelong pursuit as the role of mother, wife, and artist is not a fixed position. Most recently, her photographic work was exhibited at Foto DC and published in Secret Behavior Magazine and Landscape Stories. In November of 2016, she co-curated Women Picturing Revolution panel event at the International Center of Photography, New York.