Arts Outreach

Virtual Studio Visit: Liz Nielsen

Thursday, December 10th 5pm

Bio: Liz Nielsen is an experimental photographer based in New York, USA. Her photographs are made without a camera and can also be described as light paintings or photograms. She works in the analog color darkroom exposing light sensitive paper and processing it through traditional photographic chemicals. Nielsen received an MFA from the University of Illinois, 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. Liz has exhibited her work extensively including recent solo exhibitions in New York, London, and Paris. Her photograms have been featured at international art fairs such as Paris Photo, Photo London, AIPAD New York, Unseen Amsterdam, and Landskrona Foto in Sweden. Nielsen has been reviewed in the New Yorker, the Guardian, the London Financial Times, LensCulture, Vogue UK, and FOAM magazine among others.

Registration is required to attend this virtual event. You will be emailed the event link and password to login before the event.

Registration is FREE for Arts Council Members and there is a suggested $10 donation for non-members. 50% of any donations received for this event go to the artist.

Arts Outreach Virtual Studio Visits are presented by Orange County Arts Council in partnership with Newburgh Free Library.

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