Author Archives: Vivienne Morgan

New Blog for Lakes to Lakes

I’ve started a new photo blog just for the Lakes to Lakes project so I can keep all the images in a clean time line.  here it is

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Lakes to Lakes funded by the Minnesota State Arts Board in 2010

I am so happy to announce that I am a recipient of the 2010 Artist Initiative Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. In 2010 and 2011 I will be working on a series of photographs “Lakes to Lakes” which tie together place and identity, and explore the connections between the lakes of northern Minnesota […]

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New Camera Drawings

I’m always looking for a way to reproduce  paintings that I remember in the camera, but recently I’ve been adding drawings in too.  This series of camera drawings are multiple exposures made in camera, and for me they replicate the way I see and move: glancing from place to place, walking around or toward an […]

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The winter of new content

I usually avoid shooting in January here in Northern Minnesota because I hate -20 weather.  This year the weather has been kind, and I’ve been out and about a bit. While I’m still sorting through and printing this work, this is one popped out just because it looks so much like the charcoal drawing I […]

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North Dakota Museum of Art October-November 7

This is yet another photograph taken because I had seen something similar 30 years ago in art history class, where I  drew the composition of the paintings as the slides went by, making it stick in my memory.  That class, taught by Rena Coen (Joel and Ethan Coen brothers mum) gave me my first and […]

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Relentless Eye Update

Morning (over Larson Lake) was chosen for the Relentless Eye Global Cell Photography 2009.  You can see the chosen work here and the jurors remarks on his choices here.

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Relentless Eye Global Cell Photography 2009

There is a great exhibition at the Helen Day Art Center which I found out about and and uploaded a few images at the very last minute.  I wish I had taken my cell phone photography more seriously, but then again, that’s the beauty of the cell phone.  It’s a memory marker.  It’s a great thing […]

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Installation at the Blandin Foundation

These pieces will be at the Blandin Foundation for the next year.

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Upcoming Exhibitions Summer 2009

Faculty Exhibit.  Talley Gallery, Bemidji State University May-September 2009 NEW WORK.  Marley Kaul, Butch Holden, Marlon Davidson, Don Knudson, Vivienne Morgan.   BCAC, Bemidji MN June, July BSU Faculty Exhibit.  McCrostie Art Center, Grand Rapids  July Double Vision.  Park Square Theatre, St Paul MN.  May 20-June 25

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Women’s Work

The Northwest Art Center, Minot ND has a biennial Women’s Invitational Exhibition, and this year I am showing a video installation.  Dust. To Dust While more men now clean the house than in previous generations, I would wager that it’s women who still put more time, or perhaps conviction, into this grunt job.  However, according […]

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