Born in Brooklyn, Sasha Phyars-Burgess graduated from Bard College in 2010 with a bachelor’s in photography, and went on to earn an MFA from Cornell University. Phyars-Burgess was artist in residence at the Center for Photography at Woodstock in 2015, and has exhibited her work at the CK Gallery in Berlin and at Shoot the Lobster in New York. She won a Diane Dammeyer Fellowship from Columbia College Chicago and a Capricious Photo Award from Capricious Publishing, in New York.
Image: Sasha Phyars-Burgess, BLESSED, AUSTIN, CHICAGO (2019). Photograhy