biography of Ellen CAREY (1952)

Personal data


Birth : 1952 - New York NY New York, United States
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : France

Address

New York NY New York, United States

Education

1975 : Kansas City Art Institute (BFA) – 4415 Warwick Boulevard – Kansas City MO, United States
1978 : State University of New York (MFA) – 1300 Elmwood Avenue – Buffalo NY, United States
1970 : The Art Students League of New York – 215 West 57th Street – New York NY, United States

Professional data


Work and Life

Lives and works in New York NY, USA
Lives and works in Hartford CT, USA

Work


Categorie and medium


Photography : Polaroid
Drawing-Watercolor : Mixed media/paper

Subject

family
portrait

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2002

The Mourning Wall
The Museum of Contemporary Photography – Columbia College Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
03/22/2002 – 05/18/2002

2001

Real Art Ways – Hartford CT, United States
2001

1999

Traywick Gallery – Berkeley CA, United States
1999

1998

Ricco / Maresca Gallery – New York NY, United States
1998

1997

Family Portrait/Birthday Portrait
Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art – Cleveland OH, United States
1997

Mauritz Gallery – Columbus OH, United States
1997

1996

Photography Degree Zero
Ricco / Maresca Gallery – New York NY, United States
1996

1978

Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center – Buffalo NY, United States
1978

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Group exhibitions

1999

The Agency of Meaning: a Survey of Contemporary Works in Collection
Burchfield-Penney Art Center – Buffalo State College – Buffalo NY, United States
1999

Innovation/Imagination: 50 Years of Polaroid Photography
Ansel Adams Center – San Francisco CA, United States
1999

Phenomenon
Ansel Adams Center – San Francisco CA, United States
1999

Photography’s multiple roles: art, document, market, science
Ansel Adams Center – San Francisco CA, United States
1999

1998

Artists who happen to be Photographers
Nina Freudenheim Gallery – Buffalo NY, United States
1998

1997

Eye of the Beholder; Photographs from the Avon Collection
International Center of Photography Midtown – New York NY, United States
1997

The Big Picture Show
Albright Knox Art Gallery – Buffalo NY, United States
1997

Diverse Visions, photographic perspectives
Pittsburgh Center For The Arts – Pittsburgh PA, United States
1997

1996

From Transition to Abstraction
Center for Photography at Woodstock – Woodstock NY, United States
1996

Collecting in the 90s
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art – Hartford CT, United States
1996

Delirium
Ricco / Maresca Gallery – New York NY, United States
1996

1995

Alternatives: Twenty Years of Hallways 1975-1995
Burchfield-Penney Art Center – Buffalo State College – Buffalo NY, United States
1995

Moholy-Nagy and Present Company
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1995

Abstract Photographs
Baltimore Museum of Art – Baltimore MD, United States
1995

Content and Discontent in Today’s Photography
Bruce Museum – Greenwich CT, United States
1995

Trsuting in Magic, Nine Photographers
Kingsborough Community College City University – Brooklyn, New York NY, United States
1995

Not a Metaphor
Art Projects International – New York NY, United States
1995

1994

The Camera I: Photographic Self-Portraits from the Audrey and Sidney Irmas Collection
Akron Art Museum – Akron OH, United States
1994

4+4+4=95
Charter Oak – Hartford CT, United States
1994

The Abstract Urge
The Friends of Photography – San Francisco CA, United States
1994

The Instant Image
Park Avenue Atrium – New York NY, United States
1994

Issues and Identities: recent Acquisitions in Contemporary Photography
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1994

Life Lessons
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1994

Making Pictures
Caldwell College – Caldwell NJ, United States
1994

The Camera I: Photographic Self-Portraits from the Audrey and Sidney Irmas Collection
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art – Los Angeles CA, United States
1994

1993 – Fictions of the Self
Weatherspoon Art Gallery – University of North Carolina – Greensboro NC, United States
1994

Beyond the Camera, Large-Scale Manipulated Photographs
ARTSPACE – New Haven CT, United States
1994

1993

The Art of Diamonds
Tatistcheff Gallery – New York NY, United States
1993

Moving Shadows
Tennisport Arts – Long Island NY, United States
1993

1992

selection 6, Photokina
Polaroid Gmbh – Cologne, Germany
1992

The Abortion Project
New Langton Arts – San Francisco CA, United States
1992

Colt 4
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art – Hartford CT, United States
1992

Dark Décor
SJMA San Jose Museum of Art – San Jose CA, United States
1992

representatives: Women Photographers from the Permanent Collection
Center for Creative Photography – Tucson AZ, United States
1992

Abstraction in the ’90s
Jan Kesner Gallery – Los Angeles CA, United States
1992

The Abortion Project
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center – Buffalo NY, United States
1992

1991

Departures Photography 1923-1990
Joslyn Art Museum – Omaha NE, United States
1991

Art that happens to be Photography
Texas Gallery – Houston TX, United States
1991

1989

Fotografie, Wissenschaft unf neue Technologien
Kunstmuseum – Düsseldorf, Germany
1989

The Photography of Invention: American Pictures of the 1980s
Walker Art Center – Minneapolis MN, United States
1989

The Photography of Invention
National Museum of American Art – Washington DC, United States
1989

Nature and Culture: Conflict and Reconcialiation in Recent Photography
Ansel Adams Center – San Francisco CA, United States
1989

Artists Portraits by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
Mary Boone Gallery – New York NY, United States
1989

The Photography of Invention: American Pictures of the 1980s
MCA Museum of Contemporary Art – Chicago IL, United States
1989

1988

Gallery Artists
John Good Gallery – New York NY, United States
1988

Twenty from New York
Nina Freudenheim Gallery – Buffalo NY, United States
1988

Complexity and contradictions
Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery – Wesleyan University – Middletown CT, United States
1988

New Surrealism
Center for Photography at Woodstock – Woodstock NY, United States
1988

Woman and Self-Image
Miami University Art Museum – Oxford OH, United States
1988

Connecticut Photographers
Real Art Ways – Hartford CT, United States
1988

Photography on the Edge
Patrick and Beatrice Haggerty Museum of Art – Marquette University – Milwaukee WI, United States
1988

The Photo-Ostensive (Oropositions of the Phenomenal and the Mundane)
Jayne Baum Gallery – New York NY, United States
1988

Appropriation and Syntax: Uses of Photography in Contemporary Art
BMA Brooklyn Museum of Art – Brooklyn, New York NY, United States
1988

(Re) Productions
White Columns – New York NY, United States
1988

First Person Singular. Self-Portrait in Photography 1840-1988
High Museum of Art – Atlanta GA, United States
1988

Small Scale
Frank Bernarducci Gallery – New York NY, United States
1988

Chaos
John Good Gallery – New York NY, United States
1988

1987

Photo Synthesis
Frank Bernarducci Gallery – New York NY, United States
1987

Poetic Injury. The Surrealist Legacy in Postmodern Photography
Alternative Museum – New York NY, United States
1987

Portrayals
ICP International Center of Photography – New York NY, United States
1987

Spirals of Artificiality
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center – Buffalo NY, United States
1987

1986

International Month of Photography Fotofest
Houston TX, United States
1986

Context as Content
Center for Photography at Woodstock – Woodstock NY, United States
1986

Four Photographers
The Bushnell Memorial Hall – Hartford CT, United States
1986

Modern Art at Harvard
Arthur M. Sackler Museum – Cambridge MA, United States
1986

1983

Bienal Internacional de São Paulo, n° 17
São Paulo, Brazil
1983

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Periodicals

2001

REXER Lyle – Ellen Carey at Real Art Ways
in: Art in America p. 134
New York NY, United States
06/2001

Legals