Allison Cekala is a Boston-based photographer and filmmaker. She holds an MFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts University (2015) and a BA from Bard College in Photography and Environmental Studies (2006). Cekala finds inspiration from the landscape, investigating the ways in which humans move, shape, and transform the their surroundings.


Cekala's work has been featured on Public Radio International's "The World", the Boston Globe, WBUR's Artery, and Light Leaked photography journal.  Her work has been supported by the MacDowell Colony, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, the Blanche E. Colman Foundation, and the Montague Travel Grant, among others.