Jessica Eve Rattner lives in Berkeley, California.
Honored to be a finalist for the Arnold Newman Prize
Thursday, April 6, 2017
I am very honored to be among the three finalists for this year's Arnold Newman Prize for New Directions in Photographic Portraiture which was presented to Daniella Zalcman for Signs of Your Identity, her ongoing project on survivors of Indian Residential Schools. Daniel Coburn, Sophie Barbasch and I were the finalists selected by jurors LaToya Ruby Frazier, Phillip Brookman, and Jody Quon. Please see the announcement here, and Elin Spring's review of the AIPAD show where the work was displayed here.
Honored to be a Runner-Up for the Jacob Riis Documentary Award
Monday, March 6, 2017
Delighted and very honored to have been selected as one of two runners-up for the Jacob Riis Documentary Award. Thanks to juror Andrea Star Reese and congratulations to the winner, Fausto Podavinifor his beautiful project, MiRelLa, to fellow runner-up, the amazing Mary Calvert, and to all the finalists. Please see announcement, here.