DEANA LAWSON MARCH 1 – APRIL 7, 2018. Congo as a site of crisis or a problematic place. Narrator: Mia Locks. Congo; it’s in a small town called Gemena. Deana Lawson is one of the most compelling photographers of her generation. Deana Lawson, Artist Wednesday, October 22, 12:30 pm. The artist and photographer's new exhibition "Planes" at The Underground Museum in Los Angeles … Deana Lawson: I’m Deana Lawson. Her photographs speak to the ways that sexuality, violence, family, and social status may be written, sometimes literally, on the body. She received her M.F.A. Deana Lawson joins Light Work for her residency to scan and print large-scale exhibition and portfolio prints, using our Imacon scanners and Epson 9800 printers. Aperture is pleased to present a special limited edition of Deana Lawson: An Aperture Monograph complete with rose gold gilded pages, a luxurious slipcase, and a custom tipped-on c-print of Lawson’s iconic portrait The Garden, 2015. Digital prints Courtesy the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York. Please note that the c-print is not removable from the book’s cover. The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College ARTIST Deana Lawson, American, born 1979. Deana Lawson’s Mohawk Correctional Facility: Jazmin & Family is an appropriated series of images taken by a prison photographer over a period of two years and depicting artist’s cousin, Jazmin, and her partner Erik. We often think of countries in Africa, especially D.R. This image is taken in D.R. DIMENSIONS 40 x 50 in. (101.6 x 127 cm) frame: 41 x 51 in. Deana Lawson's work is undeniably intimate. I’m a photo-based artist. in Photography from RISD in 2004. Mia Locks: I think one of the interesting things about Deana Lawson’s photographs is that upon first glance they don’t really look like they’re staged, they seem almost like snapshots, but in fact they’re really highly constructed. A selection of 13 photographs and a new film will be on view in Deana Lawson, the new exhibition opening at the Underground Museum in Los Angeles on October 12, 2018.. Hailing from Rochester, New York (the home of Eastman Kodak), mythology has informed Lawson… Her first monograph, Deana Lawson (Aperture), presents 40 key works made over the past decade in the US, the Caribbean, and Africa. Deana Lawson’s work negotiates knowledge of selfhood through a corporeal dimension. MUSEUM LOCATION This item is … Sikkema Jenkins & Co. is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new photographs by Deana Lawson, the artist’s first with the gallery. Deana Lawson's photographic portraits are the product of a prolonged and singular journey. Deana Lawson is a photo-based artist born in Rochester, NY. I was interested in switching that dynamic. Her work examines the body’s ability to channel personal and social histories, addressing themes of familial legacy, community, desire, and … COLLECTIONS Contemporary Art. MEDIUM Pigment print . DATES 2013 . (104.1 x 129.5 cm) (show scale) SIGNATURE Signed verso . Deana Lawson is a photo-based artist whose work examines the body’s ability to channel personal and social histories, addressing themes of familial legacy, community, romance, and spiritual aesthetics. Her practice borrows from simultaneous visual traditions, ranging from photographic and figurative portraiture, social documentary aesthetics, and vernacular family … The work includes a diverse collection of … In this video interview, artist Deana Lawson talks about her photography-based work, including her thought-provoking piece in the Greater New York 2010 exhibition—Assemblage (2010), an installation consisting of hundreds of four-by-six-inch glossy photographs T-pinned to the walls of one of MoMA PS1’s third-floor galleries..