Elliot Krasnopoler is a PhD candidate at Bryn Mawr College, where he is studying the relationship between contemporary art and natural history. He received his B.F.A. from Rochester Institute of Technology in Fine Art Photography and his M.A. in the History of Art from Williams College, where he wrote about Robert Smithson’s use of photography in his Non-Sites. He has published on Josef Sudek’s still-lives in History of Photography (2018), as well as on Roni Horn’s Library of Water in the volume Monument Culture: International Perspectives on the Future of Monuments in a Changing World (2019). He lives in North Adams, Massachusetts at the foot of the Berkshire Mountains.