Photographer from California and currently based in Port-au-Prince since 2011. Marie has spent her career involved in the photography industry- as a photographer, educator and producer of photographic workshops around the world. In 2010 she co-founded FotoKonbit, an organization that teaches photography to youth and adults in Haiti. Marie’s photographic work is focused on and inspired by cultural identity, religion and history. She is currently working on a project that uses photography and GIS to map relationships and tell stories about Haitians and Dominicans on the island of Hispaniola. Marie has also worked as a consultant to Le Centre d’Art, a cultural organization that has supported artists in Haiti since 1944. At Le Centre d’Art she was involved with the creation and implementation of a new digital arts center.