Karen I. Hirsch is an award-winning commercial, editorial and fine arts photographer based in Chicago, IL.  Her photos have been published in Communication Arts, Graphis, Architectural Digest, Forbes, the Chicago Tribune and many other magazines, newspapers, books and calendars.  

In 2003, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and the Illinois Arts Council sponsored her one-woman exhibit, "My Chicago," - featuring more than 200 images of Chicago's people, places and events.

In 2007, Hirsch was one of ten American ASMP photographers invited by China to photograph the city of Rizhao.

Hirsch works as a partner with advertising agencies, corporations, publications to provide images that communicate their message.  

Her fine art photographs are used for interior decor by corporations and private collectors.