Laura McPhee (American b. 1958) earned her Bachelor of Arts in Art History from Princeton University, summa cum laude, and continued on to receive an MFA in Photography from the Rhode Island School of Design. She is based in Boston and is a Professor of Photography at the Massachussets College of Art and Design. She has work represented in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the Whitney Museum of American Art; the J. Paul Getty Center Museum; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
photo: Altura Foundation (http://www.alturasfoundation.org/artist-l_mcphee.html)