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Associate Professor of Photography Ellen Carey has Series Selected for Paris PHOTO


Posted 10/10/2018
Category: Accolades
"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

Crush & Pull are Ellen Carey’s new Polaroid/Photogram series, selected for this year’s international Paris PHOTO under their PRISMES section, a curated event. The Grand Palais hosts Paris PHOTO, the world's top international photo fair, opening to the public on November 8th with previews and VIPs events on Tuesday, November 6th and Wednesday, November 7th, for tickets and more news, contact www.parisphoto.com.

At the invitation of The Ministry of Culture and PARIS PHOTO, independent curator Fannie Escoulen has included Carey’s Crush & Pull series among the selections for PATHS ELLES X PARIS PHOTO. As mentioned in the press release: “Escoulen leads us on a promenade along the aisles of Paris Photo retracing the history of photography through the prisme of women; a historic and contemporary stroll in search of treasures unearthed by exhibiting galleries and publishers.”

In addition, JHB Gallery is delighted to announce that this series has been selected for the JPMorgan Chase Art Collection “Curators’ Highlights” guide. The onsite guide includes 20 of the JPMorgan selected “must see” photographs and photo-based works at the participating galleries at PARIS PHOTO.

For more information contact Ellen Carey @ ecarey@hartford.edu, attached is a PDF for this exciting event plus Carey's artist statement (www.ellencareyphotography.com). A Crush & Pull was recently featured in the HAS Faculty Exhibition at Joseloff Gallery; this series was produced in The Koopman Commons at HAS and the color darkrooms of The Photography Department in January of 2018, using the large format Polaroid 20 X 24 (www.20X24Studio.com), working with John Reuter, Director of the 20 X 24 Studio and HAS Visiting Professor, Crush & Pull highlights Carey's experimental approach to photography.

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"

"Crush & Pull"