Allison Minto

2021–22 DocX Archive Lab Fellow

Allison Minto, a Connecticut-based artist and educator, holds an MFA in Photography from the Yale School of Art and a BA in Journalism from SUNY–Buffalo State College. In her work, she uses field research and photography to take on themes around African American archives, family, history, memory, preservation, and maintenance. Minto was selected as a Happy and Bob Doran Connecticut Artist in Residence and has participated in a UnionDocs CoLAB, the Eddie Adams Workshop, and the New York Portfolio Review. Minto’s work has been exhibited in galleries throughout the United States, and she has contributed to such publications as the Wall Street Journal, National Geographic, Travel + Leisure magazine, Bloomberg Businessweek, and Connecticut Public Radio (WNPR).

Photo of Allison Minto.