Lindsay Irene is a photo based artist who lives in Ottawa, Canada. Raised in Nova Scotia, she moved to Ottawa in 2007 to pursue a music career before discovering photography in 2017. Her work has appeared in VICE media, The Daily Mail, Donna Moderna magazine and her book, 'The Sex Worker' won the silver award with Prix de Paris for best documentary book. Lindsay graduated from The School of Photographic Arts: Ottawa (SPAO) in 2019 and continues to practice her craft in Ottawa.

Education 

2017 - 2019

School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa (SPAO)

Awards 

2019

2019

2019

Alumni Award, School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa

2018

Luna Bursary, School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa

Speaking Engagements

2019

Guest speaker, Contemporary Issues in Canada: Perspective Taking and Conflict Resolution in the development of policy respecting Indigenous and marginalized peoples.  EAS4100, Institute of Canadian and Aboriginal Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Ottawa

2018

Iliac Variety Show, Guest panelist speaking on sex work, Ottawa

2018

"Eat Play Love", Guest speaker at fundraising event for Sagesse. Gave call to action speech on sex workers' rights, Calgary

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