OLIVIA PARKER
Bleeding Heart, 2007,
Epson Ultrachrome K3 Pigment Print, Image size: 13 3/8 x 20 1/16 inches,
Edition of 10.

After graduating from Wellesley College in 1963 with a degree in the History of Art, Olivia Parker began her career as a painter, and became involved in photography in 1970. Mostly self-taught in photography she usually constructs what she photographs in the studio. She has had more than 100 one-person exhibitions in the U.S. and abroad, and her work is represented in major private, corporate, and museum collections, including the Art Institute of Chicago and the Museum of Modern Art.