Eileen Rafferty is an artist who combines her lifelong study of photography with digital technology to create mixed media and video installations. Based on ideas of memory, photographic history and visual culture, her work fuses archival imagery with modern technology to reposition the past into the present. Eileen worked as a freelance photographer, educator and digital technician in the Washington, D.C. area. She was also a custom darkroom printer for clients including National Geographic, The Kennedy Center and a previous White House administration. She received her MFA in photography and film from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.