John Lehr received a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art and an MFA from Yale University. His work is included in the permanent collections of the Denver Art Museum; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT; Metropolitan Museum of Art, Morgan Library and Museum and Museum of Modern Art, all New York; and Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ. Lehr has been reviewed widely, in publications including Artforum, Art in America, Artinfo, Artnews, The Brooklyn Rail, Collector Daily, The New Yorker, New York Magazine, The New York Times and The Washington Post. His recent publications include newflesh (Gnomic Book: New York, 2019), PhotoWork: Forty Photographers on Process and Practice (Aperture: New York, 2019), Photography is Magic (Aperture: New York, 2015) and The Pure Products of America Go Crazy (Center for Creative Photography: Tuscon, 2015). He is the author of El Camino Real (Roman Nvmerals: New York, 2016) and The Island Position (MACK: London, 2018).