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photography educator , photo journalist

Barry Lavery, American photography educator, photo journalist. Recipient Community Service award Pittsburgh Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1980, 81, Vectors, Pittsburgh, 1982-1983. Member National Press Photographers Association, Blatant Image.

Background

Lavery, Barry was born on November 2, 1944 in Gary, Indiana, United States. Son of Bernard L. and Florence G. (Foley) Lavery.

Education

Bachelor, Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, 1966. Bachelor's Degree, Temple University, 1969.

Career

Wholesale representative, Fortress Press, Philadelphia, 1969-1970;photographer, WPHL-television, Philadelphia, 1970;freelance photographer, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, 1970;manager, Pittsburgh Power & Light Company, 1970-1971;teacher, The Art Institute of Chicago Pittsburgh, since 1971;department head, The Art Institute of Chicago Pittsburgh, 1980-1984. Teacher Photo Forum Gallery, Pittsburgh, since 1987. Photojournalist, Impact Images, New York City, since 1989, Photo Researchers, New York City, since 1989.

Freelance documentarian, Haiti, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Photo editor and writer for magazines, 1985. Photographer, New York Times, 1991, Macmillan Public Company, 1991.

Membership

Member National Press Photographers Association, Blatant Image.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: long distance walking, Tai Chi.

Connections

Married Beth Ann Womer, November 24, 1965 (divorced June 1989). Children: Sarah, Kerri, Maggie. Married Katyna Manis, June 17, 1990.

father:
Bernard L. Lavery

mother:
Florence G. (Foley) Lavery

spouses:
Beth Ann Womer

Katyna Manis

children:
Sarah Lavery

Kerri Lavery

Maggie Lavery