Gail Samuelson is a visual artist born in New York, now living in Sherborn, MA. She studied photography at the Mass College of Art, the Griffin Museum of Photography, New England School of Photography, and Maine Media Workshops. She received a BA in Biology from Skidmore College, worked as an light and electron microscopist in medical research labs in Boston, and earned an MBA from Simmons University,
After running her own event and portrait photography studio for two decades, Samuelson now uses the medium to reveal intersections and relationships between domestic spaces, the natural world, and personal memory.
Samuelson has exhibited at the Griffin Museum of Photography, Cambridge Arts Association, the Danforth Museum in Framingham,MA, 555 Gallery in Boston, and the Davis Orton Gallery in Hudson, NY. Her work is in the corporate collection of Analysis Group in Boston and the permanent collection of the Danforth Museum of Art. She has won several awards in juried shows and has been published in the Still Point Arts Quarterly, Clare Henry Art Journal, and the Kiernan Gallery blog for winning the Juror’s Choice Award.