Tuesday, November 7, 2017
6:30 – 8:00pm
Room 101C, 133/141 West 21st Street, New York, NY
Free and open to the public
MFA Fine Arts presents a talk by artist, photographer and faculty member Anna Ogier-Bloomer (MPS 2017 Digital Photography).
Anna Ogier-Bloomer (b. 1983, Hartford, CT) was raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is a feminist artist and photographer whose work has been published widely online, including Feature Shoot, Refinery29, The Huffington Post, The Daily Mail, BUST, among others. She was a feminist-in-residence at Project for Empty Space in Newark, NJ, where she spoke on a panel titled "Grab Back: Taking Back Power Through Art." She is the recipient of numerous grants, including the Awesome Foundation, Chashama and CSArts Cincinnati, and awards from Parsons School of Design, the School of Visual Arts and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Exhibitions include Wellesley College, The Contemporary Art Center in Cincinnati, The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Bridge Art Fair in Miami/Basel, The Attleboro Arts Museum in Massachusetts and numerous galleries. Ogier-Bloomer holds an MFA in Photography & Related Media from Parsons School of Design and a BFA from The School of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston/Tufts University. She serves on the graduate faculty at the School of Visual Arts. Ogier-Bloomer currently lives in New York City with her husband and daughter, and travels often for her work.