PTC’s Digital Art(Net)work Presents: Rachel Barrett
Rachel Barrett: Highlighted from 10/15 – 11/15, 2014
Rachel Barrett (b. 1981) is a photographic artist. Her personal work is deeply rooted in memory and identity. Driven by nostalgia, the act of making photographs fulfills her desires to collect the present and preserve the past. she received her BFA (2003) in Photography and Imaging from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and her MFA (2008) in Photography and Related Media from the School of Visual Arts. She was a studio artist at The Invisible Dog Art Center in Brooklyn from 2011-2013 and an artist-in-residence at The Wassaic Project in 2012 and 2013.
Barrett is the recipient of numerous awards, grants and honors for her photographs including PDNs 30, Tierney Fellowship, Tracey Baran Grant and Center for Documentary Studies Award from Duke University. She has exhibited internationally and been published in periodicals, books and online. She is an Assistant Professor of Imaging at Kingsborough Community College in Brooklyn NY, where she lives with her husband and daughter.
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