Theresa Ortolani

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
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Credits: theresa ortolani, powerhouse
Updated: 10/06/15
Location: Brooklyn, NY
ENDURANCE (powerHouse Books 2010, 8.5x11, 155 plates)
2014 IPA/Lucie: Portraiture, Lifestyle, and Documentary (Honorable Mention, 3 categories)
2010 PDN Annual:
Book, Documentary, and Sports (Winner, 3 categories)

IPA/Lucie and PDN award winning monograph offers embedded access and a scope that spans three years of off-road racing: A dangerous enterprise populated with a colorful, profane cast of daredevils. Ortolani applies an artist’s eye to this unforgiving sport and the riders who pursue it, resulting in an unprecedented, behind-the-scenes window into this punishing competition. 


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