Andrea Modica, "Croton-on-Hudson", NY, 1987, platinum palladium print, 8x10". Courtesy of the Center for Photography at Woodstock's Permanent Print Collection, on extended loan at the Samuel Dorksy Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz.

Andrea Modica, “Croton-on-Hudson”, NY, 1987, platinum palladium print, 8×10″. Courtesy of the Center for Photography at Woodstock’s Permanent Print Collection, on extended loan at the Samuel Dorksy Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz.

Andrea Modica

Andrea Modica (Philadelphia, PA) works with a view camera to slow down the process of picture making and to create intimate dramas. A graduate of Yale University, Modica’ s work has been shown at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (San Francisco, CA), the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and International Center of Photography (both in NYC), among others. The New York Times, LIFE, Aperture, Elle, The New Yorker, American Photo, and Vanity Fair have featured her work. Since 1993, she has published seven books: Treadwell, Minor League, Real Indians, Barbara, Fountain, Human Being, and Andrea Modica: At the Edge of Fiction. The Edwynn Houk Gallery in New York City, Gallery 339 in Philadelphia, PA, and G. Gibson gallery in Seattle, Washington represent her work. Modica is currently a professor within the Photography program at Drexel University.

Andrea Modica has led workshops at CPW in 1997, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, and 2006, and will lead an upcoming class in 2011.

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