Lindsey Beal is a photo-based artist in Providence, Rhode Island where she teaches at Rhode Island School of Design, Massachusetts College of Art & Design and New Hampshire Institute of Art's MFA program. She has a M.F.A. in Photography from the University of Iowa and a Graduate Certificate in Book Arts at the University of Iowa’s Center for the Book.  

Her work combines historical & contemporary women’s lives with historical photographic processes.  She is interested in the photograph as object and often includes sculpture, papermaking and artist books into her work.

She has shown at national museums, galleries & universities, including recent solo shows at the Griffin Museum of Photography, the Danforth Art Museum, and the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh's Priebe Gallery.  She was featured on Lenscratch, Don't Take Pictures, Paperslurry,  LensCulture, Light Leaked, & 365 Artists and published in Diffusion, Art New England, The Hand, View Camera and 500 Handmade Books Volume Two.  In 2016, she was a Finalist for Photolucida's Critical Mass Top 200, the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund and earned a travel grant from Duke University.