Ashley Harte is a large format photographer living and working in Brooklyn New York. Harte was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and moved to New York City in 2009. She graduated with honors from the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan. She has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Scholastic Artists and Writers Gold Key Award in Digital Imagery, the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association Spartan Award, The Ernest W. Seaholm Image award, and a two-time recipient of the State of Michigan Reflections award. For the past 3 years, Harte has worked as a teacher at the School of Creative and Performing Arts. She also works as an assistant, photo retoucher and archivist.