s c o t t l a u r s e n

“A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.”

― Diane Arbus


Scott Laursen is a fine art documentary photographer who holds an MFA from the New Hampshire Institute of Art. He spends time in both urban and rural environments documenting life and telling stories.


Laursen combines his loves for traditional film photography, digital, and alternative processes in his digital studio and darkroom.  He has exhibited photography from the West Coast to the East Coast, and Internationally.


Selected Shows:


Bryn Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI.  This Too Shall Pass.  Juried show.  Selected as finalist for best of show.  2008.


Frank Bett Art Center, Alameda, CA.  Alameda on Camera.  Juried show.  2011.


Garage Gallery, San Francisco, CA.  4 x 4 x 4. A four person show.  2012.


Photoworks, San Francisco, CA.  Toy Camera Show.  2012.


H Gallery, San Francisco, CA.  2014 World Champion San Francisco Giants.  Solo show.  2015.


The Gallery at Camera Craft, Sault Ste Marie, ONT.  Winter.  2015.


Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste Marie, MI.  5 x 7 show. 2016.


Albert House Arts Center, Sault Ste Marie, MI.  Upper Peninsula Artist Show.  Juried show.  Honorable mention best in show.  2017.


Sharon Arts Center, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Peterborough, New Hampshire.  MFA Thesis show. Maampii (here).  June-August 2019.




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