Deborah Bay is a Houston artist who began taking photographs as a way to create and explore small spaces that open wide to the imagination. Her studio-based work often involves the construction of enigmatic macro imagery. She has exhibited throughout the U.S., most recently at DM Allison Gallery in Houston; Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, MA; wall space gallery in Santa Barbara; and Texas Tech University. The British Journal of Photography has featured her work on its cover, and her images have appeared in a variety of national and international publications. Her work is in the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts Houston and Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz. She has worked in public affairs and holds graduate and undergraduate degrees from The University of Texas at Austin.