JP Terlizzi (American, b. 1962) is a New York City photographer whose contemporary practice explores themes of memory, relationship, and identity. His images are rooted in the personal and heavily influenced around the notions of home, legacy, and family. He is curious how the past relates and intersects with the present and how that impacts and shapes one’s identity.
Terlizzi’s work has been exhibited widely in galleries and museums nationally, including shows at The Center for Fine Art Photography, Vicki Myhren Gallery at the University of Denver, The Griffin Museum, Tilt Gallery, Panopticon Gallery, Candela Gallery, The Los Angeles Center of Photography, University Gallery at Cal Poly, and The Berlin Foto Biennale, Berlin, Germany, among others. His solo exhibits include shows at Foto Relevance Gallery (August, 2020) The Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts, Cameraworks Gallery (Portland, OR) and Soho Photo Gallery (New York, NY). His work has been featured in PDN, Shots Magazine, Yogurt Magazine (Italy), Mono Chroma Magazine, Photo Emphasis, All About Photo, L’oeil de la Photographie, The Photo Review, F-Stop and Abridged Magazine (Ireland). Terlizzi holds a BFA in Communication Design at Kutztown University of PA, and has studied photography at both the International Center of Photography in New York and Maine Media College in Rockport, ME.