Color dye on paper, 20" x 24", Ektacolor Supra II Type 2839
Color dye on film, 35mm
0.1 cu. ft.: 1 box
Color prints (photographs)
Chromogenic color prints
Ektacolor Supra II (brand name) paper
Born in Rho (Milan) Italy in 1963. BFA, San Francisco Art Institute; M.F.A. in photography, Yale University 1988. Since then, she has completed projects in Italy, Guatemala, Turkey and the United States. She has received several awards and fellowships, including the Friends of Photography/Calumet Emerging Photographer award in 2000 and the Paul Taylor/Dorothea Lange Prize from Duke University in 2001, Puffin Foundation Grant in 2003, a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography in 2004 and Harnish Visiting Fellowship at Smith College 2005-11 and 2016-17. Her work has been collected by the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Ferrario is the author of 19 Pictures, 22 Recipes 2012. She has published criticism in such publications as Art in America and Photograph magazine. She is represented by Rick Wester Fine Art in New York. Assistant Professor of Photography, Rhode Island College, Providence.
(1) Color prints of industrial subjects in Elgin, Texas, and Taylor, Texas, 1995-1996; (2) color slide copies of 20" x 24" color prints: 12 from "Texas Cotton Towns series, 1995-1996, and 10 from "Guatemalan Altars" series, 1989-1996.
Paola Ferrario Color Photographs, 1995-1996, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
2002.0127 (NMAH Acc.)
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