Kaczmarczyk's entry for ArtPrize 2016 will examine visual metaphors for memory loss and Alzheimer's disease - the new "scarlet letter". Kaczmarczyk has exhibited her work at the Toledo Museum of Art, Purdue University, the Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, NY, and Washington University St. Louis, amongst others. Her work has been reviewed in the national publications "afterimage", "dialogue" and "The Pinhole Journal". In the past few years, she was awarded artist's residencies at the Virginia Center for Creative Arts and the Hambidge Center in Georgia. In 2007, the Director of the Museum of Contemporary Photography awarded her an honorable mention in the Silver Eye Center for Photography Fellowship awards in Pittsburgh. Her work is in the collection of the Grand Rapids Art Museum, LaSalle Bank Chicago, Grand Valley State University, Priority Health HMO, and numerous private collections. She is a Professor of Photography at Kendall College of Art and Design in Grand Rapids, MI.
Darlene's ArtPrize Entries
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Darlene's Past Work
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