Francesca Woodman

Photographer, Visual Artist

1958 – 1981

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Who was Francesca Woodman?

Francesca Woodman was an American photographer best known for her black and white pictures featuring herself and female models. Many of her photographs show young women who are nude, blurred, merging with their surroundings, or whose faces are obscured. Her work continues to be the subject of much critical acclaim and attention, years after she committed suicide at the age of 22.

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Born
Apr 3, 1958
Denver
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Nationality
  • United States of America
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Education
  • Boulder High School
  • Rhode Island School of Design
Died
Jan 19, 1981
New York City

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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