About the Book
In 2010 the book was awarded 2nd Runner Up in the Portfolio category of the Photography Book Now competition.
Features & Details
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Publish Date Jun 26, 2010
- Language English
- Keywords Rocket Science, Cold War, 8 x 10 view camera, Playgrounds, rockets, space
Lauren Orchowski’s images are made by relentlessly creating analog film based photographs most often within the upside down and backwards world of 8 x 10" and 7 x 17" large and ultra large format cameras. Her work has been exhibited internationally in galleries and museums as well as on the International Space Station. Her work is represented in several collections including The Bienecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University, The Rutgers Archives for Printmaking, The George Eastman House, the Annenberg Space for Photography, The International Center for Photography, and has been reviewed and featured in publications such as The New York Times, Scientific American, Gizmodo- France, United States, and Australia, and Art.Critical. She has studied Visual Communication at the Universität der Künste in Berlin, Germany and holds a BFA in Photography from Arizona State University and an MFA in Photography from Hunter College, City University of New York.