Virginia Inés Vergara is a Chilean-American artist born and raised in NYC. She received her BFA from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and her MFA in photography from Hunter College. She maintains a studio practice in Harlem, NY. Her photographic work embodies meditations on light, perception and proximity, and investigations into relationships between art and nature. She has exhibited widely in New York, including a solo-exhibition of her Shards series at Robert Miller Gallery. Her work is included in numerous private European and American collections.