Laura Irwin is a freelance photographer specializing in fine art landscape photography and informal outdoor portraiture. Laura is an active volunteer photographer for the Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange and Find a Grave. Aside from photography, Laura enjoys traveling, reading, kayaking, and music. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, with a minor in Biblical Studies, from Gordon College (Wenham, MA), and a Master’s degree in Secondary Education from Salem State College (Salem, MA). Laura currently teaches 7th grade Mathematics in the Hamilton-Wenham (MA) Regional School District, and resides in Beverly, Massachusetts.


Recognitions and Exhibits:


Topsfield Fair, Topsfield, MA, October 2013


"H2O", Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, October - November 2012


Topsfield Fair, Topsfield, MA, September - October 2012


Thacher Island Art and Photo Show, Rockport, MA, August 2012


Magnolia Art Show, Magnolia, MA, Third Place, Photography, July 2012


“Reflections”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, March – May 2012


“A Still Life”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, November 2011 – January 2012


“Orange”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, September – November 2011


Topsfield Fair, Topsfield, MA, First place, Professional Arts; Best in Category, Photography, October 2011


Thacher Island Art and Photo Show, Rockport, MA, September 2011


“New Works”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, February – March 2011


“Seeing the Light”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, December 2010 – January 2011


Maine.gov, First Place, Winter 2010 photo contest


“The Abstract Context”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, October – November 2010


Beverly National Bank calendar, Beverly, MA, 2010


“All Things Summer”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, July – August 2009


“Lenscapes”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, January – March 2009


Beverly National Bank calendar, Beverly, MA, 2009


“Autumn Glory”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, September – October 2008


Fall Juried Show, Newburyport Art Association, Newburyport, MA, September 2008


“Blue”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, May – July 2008


“New Beginnings”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, March – May 2008


“Beauty of the Earth”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, January – March 2008


Beverly National Bank calendar, Beverly, MA, 2008


“Heart of Christmas”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, November 2007 – January 2008


Voice for Adoption Family Portrait Project, Washington, D.C., Fall 2007


“Lazy Days of Summer”, Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA, July – September 2007