Photo credit: Dennis Stierer 2020
Lee Williams is a freelance artist, taking inspiration from the history and the beauty of the area he lives in. Born and raised in Western New York, Lee received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from SUNY at Buffalo. He is an experienced printer, having worked in the industry for over 30 years. As a self-taught photographer, Mr. Williams strives to take a closer look at his subjects. Light, shadow, and texture are prominent elements of his work. He received an Honorable Mention in his first showing at the 2018 Niagara Frontier Art Exhibition hosted by Lockport's Kenan Center. A member at several area galleries, as well as an exhibiting member of the Buffalo Society of Artists.
Lee currently lives in Lockport, NY with his wife, Jennifer and a small collection of rescued dogs and cats. He is involved with the local business community in promoting the rebirth of the city, highlighting the role it has played in the history of the Erie Canal. A large share of his work is inspired by the current restoration of the famous Flight of Five Locks. Large prints are currently on display in the city courthouse.
“The images I create are inspired by the beauty that surrounds us in Western New York. We are lucky to live in an area rich in architecture, history and nature. It is a thrill for me to connect with people who enjoy the way that I see and to allow them to take it home.”
“Thank you for your interest. Please feel free to leave a comment and/or contact me regarding prints or commissions."
Lee Williams 2020
“Lockport NY Fine Art Photography”