Blake D. Ogden received a BA in painting and printmaking from Bennington College in 1995. While enrolled in the graduate program at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, he began serious work in photography. Photographs from his series In My Grandmother's House have been displayed in numerous solo and group exhibitions. In 2005, his work was featured in the group show Pretty Sweet: The Sentimental Image in Contemporary Art at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA. In 2008, his image My Mother Was An Only Child was on view at the Biennial at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art. His work has been published in Stephen Perloff's Photo Review and Plates to Pixels magazine.