Images copyright Gregory Beams

About Gregory

About Gregory

Fine Art Cinematic Photography


Gregory Beams is an American photographer who creates carefully staged large-scale tableaus or photocinematic images of surreal urban scenes and isolated characters. Born in the suburbs north of Seattle Washington, Beams continues to produce most of his work in and around the Seattle area. In 2016 he was awarded a Master of Fine Arts degree in Photography from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.

Beams work has been exhibited at a number of solo and group exhibitions in Washington and California. In 2016 he received a first place award for graduate students at the Academy of Art University Photography Spring Show. He has solo exhibitions in 2017 in San Francisco (see Exhibitions page)

He has been developing his most recent series of cinematic photographs, Technology’s Promises, since 2014.

Gregory Beams, 2015

See the following video created by the Academy of Art University covering Beams University experience and 2016 solo exhibition at the 625 Sutter Gallery

Academy of Art University Video - Gregory Beams


For a listing of Gregory's upcoming and past exhibitions, see the "Exhibitions" page in the menu above

For information about Gregory's Photographs