Norton Museum of Art 2022 Benefit Auction, Palm Beach County, Florida

Norton Museum of Art 2022 Benefit Auction, Palm Beach County, Florida

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Liz Nielsen


Lot Closed

April 11, 08:44 PM GMT


4,000 - 6,000 USD

Lot Details


Liz Nielsen

b. 1975


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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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.