Elizabeth Bryant is an Associate Professor of Art at California State University Los Angeles. She is an artist who works with photography, mixed media and Installation. Her work investigates the mediated relationship between nature and culture as manifested in representations of the landscape and in traditional garden design. Her work has been exhibited at the National Museum of Art and the Hammer Museum, as well as Works on Paper Inc. in Los Angeles, and Bill Maynes Gallery in New York. In 2001, she will be participating in an Artist Exchange in Dubrovnik, Croatia as part of the Dubrovnik Summer Festival. Her service-learning course involves teaching and exhibiting photography in the community.