About the Author

Deanna Dikeman
Blurbarian Since August 2009
Name Deanna Dikeman
My Web Site www.deannadikeman.com
Location Missouri
Gender Female
My Occupation Artist
My Bio Deanna Dikeman has been an artist-photographer since 1985.

Her work is in the permanent collections of The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, Illinois; The Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, Missouri; The Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, Arizona; and The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, Kansas.

She photographs her family in Iowa and Nebraska. She has done a series of photographs of interior details of homes. Her Wardrobe project includes photographs of old clothes in a thrift store and the Stephens College Historical Costume Collection. Most recently, she has been photographing ballroom dancers and their clothing in movement.

Deanna received a $50,000 United States Artists Booth Fellowship in 2008. In 2006 she was given a Charlotte Street Fellowship. In 1996 she was awarded the Aaron Siskind Foundation Individual Photographer’s Fellowship.

Deanna is represented by Dolphin Gallery in Kansas City, Missouri.

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