Stephanie Benassi

Stephanie Benassi
Titles and Organizations

Adjunct Faculty, School of Art, CVPA

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-8898
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Art and Design Building
Room 2050
Mail Stop: 1C3


Stephanie Benassi (b.1980, Providence, RI) is a conceptual artist working primarily with photography. She has participated in artist residencies including Vermont Studio Center and Virginia Creative Center for the Arts. Her work has been shown at James Madison University, Broward College, Kutztown University, Loyola University Maryland, and 1708 Gallery. She has been nominated for the Janet and Walter Sondheim Prize in 2014 and in 2015 and her work has been featured on Artworks “Pop-Up Exhibitions” which appeared on Maryland Public Television / PBS. Benassi received her BFA in photography from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and her MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University. She currently lives and works in Baltimore, MD.


  • MFA, Photography and Film, Virginia Commonwealth University