Chromogenic photograph, unique
21 x 17 1/4 in. (53.3 x 43.81 cm)
Framed: 27 x 23 x 1 1/8 in. (68.6 x 58.4 x 3.2 cm)
Executed in 2015.
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Light stain in bottom right corner.
Pinholes top left and top right corners.
Crease top edge on border, 4 ½ in. from left.
Courtesy of the artist and SOCO Gallery
Liz Nielsen lives and works in NYC. Her works have been exhibited in New York, Chicago, Paris, London, Budapest, Amsterdam and Berlin. Her photographs are most often made without a camera and can also be described as light paintings. She works in the analog color darkroom with handmade negatives and found light sources. Each photograph is unique, ranging in size from 100" x 100" to 8" x 8". Liz received her MFA from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2004, her BFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2002, and her BA in Philosophy and Spanish from Seattle University in 1997. Nielsen's works have been reviewed in The New Yorker, The Financial Times, The British Journal of Photography, The New York Times, LensCulture, FOAM magazine, and ArtSlant among others.