Bio

L.C. Pierpont (b.1991) is a photographer born and based in East Tennessee. Rooted in the documentary tradition, she is an artist who blends narrative and conceptual themes within image making, often with focus on portraiture. With primary use of analog photography, she works to create imitate connections with subjects and viewers describing also the experience of the photograph itself. Her current series of work in progress titled THE LOCAL focuses on narrative and conceptual portraiture of local subjects in and close to her home in Tennessee.

Education

BFA Art-Photography, Maryville College, Maryville, Tn. 2014 

Contact

Email: lauracpierpont@gmail.com

Organizations/Involvement

Knoxville Community Darkroom, Knoxville, TN.,  Board Member April 2018-Present

Tennessee Arts Commission, Grant Panelist—Rural Arts Project Support, Spring 2018

Exhibitions

Farm Folk Series, Walnut Kitchen, Maryville, Tn, 2018

Black and White Open Call, Broadway Studios & Gallery, Knoxville TN, 2017 (Group)

Interiors, Knoxville TN, 2016 (Solo)

The Body of the Living, The Emporium, Knoxville, TN, 2015 (Group)

Death of the Muse, Maryville College Thesis Show, Maryville TN, 2014 (Group)

Clients

Public House on High

Open Spigot Farm/Randall Beans 

The Walnut Kitchen 

Fleetwood Photo 

Blackberry Farm 

Portrait Collaboration with Hayley Pierpont.

Portrait Collaboration with Hayley Pierpont.