Ariel C. Wilson is an artist and educator whose work investigates notions of neutrality, photographic intermediaries and the fluidity of perception. Wilson holds an M.F.A. in photography from the University of New Mexico and a B.A. in studio arts from Willamette University. In addition to SMU, she has taught photography and foundations at Marshall University, the University of New Mexico and Kathmandu University in Nepal. She has been selected to present work at the Society of Photographic Educators (SPE) regional and national conferences and received residencies from Bikalpa Art Center (Kathmandu, Nepal) and the Vermont Studio Center. Her work has been exhibited internationally and in 12 cities across the United States.