Stephanie Washburn

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Images

Fire At Sea 1, 2015 / Digital C-Print / Edition of 3 + 2AP / 32 x 55 inches

Fire At Sea 2, 2015 / Digital c-print / 32 x 55 inches

Portrait 1, 2015 / charcoal on paper/ 70 x 45 inches

Portrait 2, 2015 / charcoal on paper / 70 x 45 inches

Telltale (Fire 1), 2013 / Digital c-print / Edition of 3 + 2 AP / 32 x 28 inches

Reception 4, 2011 / Digital c-print / 40 x 30 inches
Collection of the Sweeney Art Gallery at UC Riverside

Reception 13, 2011 / Digital c-print / 12 x 12 inches
Collection of the Sweeney Art Gallery at UC Riverside

Reception 5, 2011 / Digital c-print / 30 x 30 inches
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego Collection

Reception 6, 2011 / Digital c-print / 30 x 30 inches
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego Collection

Telltale (Rock), 2013 / Digital c-print / Edition of 3 + 2 AP / 24 x 20 inches

Here About 8, 2013 / Found photograph and vellum with pencil/ 33.5 x 33.5 inches

Reception 1, 2011 / Digital c-print / 15 x 15 inches

Reception 2, 2011 / Digital c-print / 30 x 40 inches

Reception 3, 2011 / Digital c-print / 30 x 40 inches

Reception 7, 2011 / Digital c-print / 8 x 12 inches

Reception 11, 2011 / Digital c-print / 15 x 22 inches

Reception 12, 2011 / Digital c-print / 12 x 18 inches

Biography

Stephanie Washburn (1980, MA) works in various media including drawing, painting, photography, and video. Her practice explores the material digital interface and the persistence of the body and human touch in pictorial space. Washburn combines everyday materials and televised imagery to stage a series of photographs. The images that result generate a range of painterly abstractions and counter narratives to the programmed content flickering beneath. With references to Abstract Expressionism, feminist art practice, and early performance, they pose a real physicality as the dramatic player in the fictive space of both the digital spectacle and her own hybrid image making. Washburn received her MFA from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her work has been exhibited at The University Art Museum (CA), The Palms Bar (CA), Atkinson Gallery (CA), Santa Barbara Museum of Art (CA), Eagle Rock Center for the Arts (CA), Los Angeles Municipal Gallery (CA) and Davidson Art Center (CT). Washburn's photographs have been acquired by the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego (CA), the Frederick R. Weisman Foundation Collection, and Sweeney Art Gallery at UC Riverside (CA). She currently lives and works between Ojai and Los Angeles.