Alexandra Henry is a photographer based in New York City's East Village. Having traveled to and lived in cities such as London, Istanbul, Mexico City, Los Angeles, Paris & Rio De Janeiro, she is fascinated by cultural exchange and aims to bring awareness to global issues such as poverty and lack of education through her photography. Her work explores architecture, graffiti and social contrasts within urban environments. She is currently shooting a photo story in São Paulo, Brazil focused on structural & social transformation and sustainability in a country emerging as a global economic power. Alexandra participated in Curate NYC 2010 which recognized her as one of NYC's emerging artists. That experience opened the doors to three more exhibits in New York City in 2011. She has studied at the International Center of Photography and holds a B.A. in Diplomacy & World Affairs from Occidental College.
Bachelor of Arts, 2003
International Center of Photography, 2010