Janelle Lynch is a large-format (8-x-10) photographic artist and writer based in New York City whose work has been widely exhibited and published. She teaches at the International Center of Photography. "Barcelona," Lynch’s second monograph, was published by Radius Books in November 2013. It features her writings as well as her photography and was a finalist for The Cord Prize 2013, an international contemporary art award juried by Charlotte Cotton and Diana Edkins. "Los Jardines de México," Lynch's first monograph, was published, also by Radius, in 2011. Lynch’s work is in several international private and public collections, including George Eastman House, Rochester, N.Y.; Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, N.Y.; and the New York Public Library, New York, N.Y. Lynch received her MFA in Photography from the School of Visual Arts. She writes about photography for photo-eye, The Photo Review, and Afterimage, and was a 2012-2013 Fellow at The Writers' Institute, CUNY Graduate Center.