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Laurie Lynne Barker Coe, American photojournalist, artist. Achievements include recognition in Cambridge, England Living Legends. Recipient Muses award, Arts and Cultural Alliance, 2003, Wall of Tolerance, 2003.


Coe, Laurie Lynne Barker was born on November 26, 1954 in Miami, Florida, United States. Daughter of George Felton Barker and Dorita Maria Comas.


Professional photography, New York Institute Photography, 1994. Graduate, Ringling School Art & Design, 2004.


Photographer Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Sarasota, Florida, 1997—1999. Correspondent North Port Review, Englewood, 1997—1999. President Artistic Endeavours, North Port, from 1998, Earthly Visions Photography, from 2004.

Technical director Argus Video Group, 2006.


  • Achievements include recognition in Cambridge, England Living Legends.


  • Other Work

    • Author: In The Beauty of the Morning, 2001. Photographer to professional magazines, calendars, postcards, books, Sarasota, A Photographic Portrait, 2000, Greater Miami, a Photographic Portrait, 2002, (3 music videos) The Boswell Project, 2004, (documentaries) River People, the Peruvian Amazon, 2005, Masai, Under African Skies, 2005, (One Woman Exhibit) Masai Under African Skies, A Photographic Portrait, Sarasota Arts Council.


Photographer Sun Coast Humane Society, Sarasota, 1998, North Port, 2000—2001. Board member Arts and Culture Alliance, Sarasota, from 2002. Member of North America Nature Photographer Association, North Port Area Art Guild (chairwoman all shows 1998—2001, chair ways and means 1998—2001, vice president 1999—2001, photographic teacher childrens summer workshop 2000-2001).


  • Other Interests

    Mentor fo high schools, natural healing, gardening, music.


Married James Woodrift Coe, September 29, 1980 (divorced April 2005). Children: Blake Alexander, Alexandra Noelle.

George Coe

James Woodrift Coe

Blake Alexander Coe

Alexandra Noelle Coe