Theresa Ortolani

Artist
DECOMPOSED
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Nationality: USA
Biography: "Theresa Ortolani is that rare and particular type of artist who will not only consistently attempt to grow and define her work in ambitious and challenging ways, but she will ultimately succeed in making them happen – with an astute... read on
Public Story
DECOMPOSED
Credits: theresa ortolani
Updated: 10/06/15
Location: Brooklyn, NY
2015 IPA/Lucie: Winner, Self-Published Book
2015 International Photo Awards: 
Fine Art, Book, Nudes, Still Life, Collage, Abstract
2015 Klompching Gallery FRESH 

[DE]COMPOS[ED] explores the systems and boundaries between binaries (text/image, conscious/unconscious, corporeal/spiritual) and focuses on the points at which these constructs converge, invert and decompose.

These lens-based images and drawings were crafted via various techniques: masking piercing, sewing, drawing, digital imaging, and printed in multiple layers. The original images vary in size, medium and technique. The final pieces were then reproduced, archival inkjet printed on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag and also included in a handmade, limited edition 7 x 7 inch, 50 plate artist book.

"When we deal with [Things] by using them and manipulating then, this activity is not a blind one; It has its own kind of sight, by which our manipulation is guided from." – Martin Heidegger, Being and Time
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By Theresa Ortolani —

VISUAL STORY

SAUDADE

By Theresa Ortolani / Portugal & New York — SAUDADE: Name of the Father | 93min Documentary Feature Film 2019 IDA-DCTV Docuclub WIP Screening 10/21/19..
VISUAL STORY

ENDURANCE

By Theresa Ortolani, powerHouse / Brooklyn, NY — ENDURANCE  ( powerHouse Books 2010, 8.5x11, 155 plates) 2014 IPA/Lucie: Portraiture, Lifestyle,..
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