Lois Bielefeld

Lois Bielefeld is a photographer who currently lives in Milwaukee, WI.  She received a BFA in Advertising Photography at Rochester Institute of Technology in 2002.  After graduating, she worked in the fashion industry in New York City for seven years, before returning to Milwaukee. Her work spans fashion, commercial, and fine art photography.  A solo exhibition of her work,  The Bedroom, was presented at Portrait Society Gallery in 2012, followed by a project called Weeknight Dinners. Her second solo exhibition at Portrait Society was Androgyny, 2015. A portfolio of images and a room-sized sound installation from this exhibition were acquired by the Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art in New York. Her third major project at Portrait Society was the 2016 exhibition called Neighborhoods.

Press:

Article, The Huffington Post, Jan. 31, 2017.

Interview, Weeknight Dinners, My Modern Met.

Interview, Androgyny, Lenscratch.

Interview, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Kevin Miyazaki.

Photo feature, Weeknight Dinners, Revelist.

Photo feature, Weeknight Dinners, Buzzfeed.

Photo feature, Weeknight Dinners, Photogrist

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Lois Bielefeld, from the series “Weeknight Dinners”

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Lois Bielefeld, from the series “The Neighborhood”. “Todd, Lucca, Scout, and Katie – Whitefish Bay,” 2015. Color photograph, 25 x 35 in., edition of 10.

 

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Lois Bielefeld, The Neighborhood, “Mary and Jillian – Riverwest,” color photograph, 25 x 35 in., edition of 10.

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Lois Bielefeld, The Neighborhood, “Donna and Tony – Pewaukee,” 2015, color photograph, 25 x 35 in., edition of 10.

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Lois Bielefeld, The Neighborhood.”

Ben by Lois Bielefeld, 2014. 20 x 30 in. archival digital print, Edition of 10. $500. With purchase, a copy of the print will be donated to the Museum of Wisconsin Art, under buyer's name.

Ben by Lois Bielefeld, 2014. 20 x 30 in. archival digital print, Edition of 10.

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From the series, The Bedroom

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One thought on “Lois Bielefeld

  1. hello. There is a friendly, sincere kind of defiance projected directly to the viewer in these pictures. Also an unconscious sexy hipness that appeals to me. that’s my quick take on them… Rande

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