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Lily Colman: The Knots on the Underside of the Carpet

April 22, 2022 - June 4, 2022

Exhibition Dates: April 22, 2022 – June 4, 2022
Opening Reception: Friday, April 22, 2022 from 6-8 p.m.

2021 International Juried Exhibition Solo Exhibition Award

Lily Madeleine Colman
is a film-based photographer from Philadelphia, PA, where she currently lives and works.

Lily was most recently featured in the 2021 International Juried Exhibition at The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster, NJ, where she was awarded First Prize and a Solo Exhibition. She also won Second Place for the 2021 Foto Forum Santa Fe Photography Award, and had a virtual solo exhibition featured on their website.

She completed her Master’s degree in Photography from the Rhode Island School of Design in May 2020, as well as a Certificate in Collegiate Teaching in Art and Design. She earned her BA in Fine Art Portrait Photography and Curatorial Studies in May, 2013, from Hampshire College in Amherst, MA.

Before starting her master’s program, she worked as a Photography Assistant at David Zwirner Gallery in New York. Previously, she worked as a Teaching Assistant at the International Center of Photography School and as an assistant to photographers Chris Verene, Jen Davis, Chris Payne and Neal Slavin.

Lily has shown her work virtually with various institutions during the pandemic, in person at ClampArt Gallery, the Texas Photographic Society, Gallery 263, Wickford Art Association, the RISD Museum, David Zwirner Gallery, Trestle Gallery, and Bushwick Community Darkroom. Her subjects are primarily people and herself.

Click Here to Read Lily Colman’s Artist Statement

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April 22, 2022
June 4, 2022
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