Marie Teilhard is an Art Lecturer and Conceptual Photographer with a portfolio of more than 70 abstract design concepts featuring her own prop fabrication, staging, costuming, modeling, and makeup-artistry. Her art embodies an element of allegory, where she aims to bring social and spiritual metaphors to life. Marie holds a B.A. in Art History from the University of Chicago; an M.A. in Public Policy & Fine Arts from Carnegie Mellon University; and is currently pursuing a Doctor of Arts degree in Philosophy & Religion at Harrison Middleton University.