Guide to the Paola Ferrario Color Photographs

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0699
Creators:
Ferrario, Paola
Dates:
1989-1996
Languages:
English
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
0.1 Cubic feet
1 box
Repository:
Two color prints of industrial subjects in Elgin, Texas, and Taylor, Texas, 1995-1996; and 35mm color slide copies of 20" x 24" color prints: 12 from "Texas Cotton Towns series, 1995-1996, and 10 from "Guatemalan Altars" series, 1989-1996.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Collection consists of color prints of industrial subjects in Elgin, Texas, and Taylor, Texas, 1995-1996 and color slide copies of 20" x 24" color prints.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged into twp series.
Series 1: Color Prints
Series 2: Color Slides

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Born in Rho (Milan) Italy in 1963. BFA, San Francisco Art Institute; M.F.A. in photography, Yale University 1988. Since then, she has completed projects in Italy, Guatemala, Turkey and the United States. She has received several awards and fellowships, including the Friends of Photography/Calumet Emerging Photographer award in 2000 and the Paul Taylor/Dorothea Lange Prize from Duke University in 2001, Puffin Foundation Grant in 2003, a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography in 2004 and Harnish Visiting Fellowship at Smith College 2005–11 and 2016–17. Her work has been collected by the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Ferrario is the author of 19 Pictures, 22 Recipes 2012. She has published criticism in such publications as Art in America and Photograph magazine. She is represented by Rick Wester Fine Art in New York. Asssistant Professor of Photography, Rhode Island College, Providence.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by David Haberstich, 2017.
Author
David Haberstich
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Paola Ferrario, December 18, 1998 and June 26, 2002.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Paola Ferrario Color Photographs, 1989-1996, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Use
Paola Ferrario retains copyright. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cotton -- 1990-2000 -- Texas Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color slides -- 1990-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Elgin (Texas) -- 1990-2000 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ektacolor Supra II (brand name) paper Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Industrial photography -- 1990-2000 -- Texas Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Guatemala -- 1990-2000 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Color prints -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- 1980-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photography, Industrial -- 1990-2000 -- Texas Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Taylor (Texas) -- 1990-2000 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Slides (photographs) -- 1980-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Texas -- 1990-2000 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color photography -- 1990-2000 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color prints (photographs) Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chromogenic color prints Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chromogenic processes Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives