Garie Waltzer was born in New York City and received her BFA in painting and MFA in photography from State University of New York/ Buffalo. She is a recipient of numerous artist grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Ohio Arts Council, including the 2011 Ohio Arts Council Award for Excellence in Photography, and most recently, the 2012 Cleveland Arts Prize. Waltzer developed the photography program at Cleveland’s Cuyahoga Community College where she chaired the department and taught for many years. Her work is included in the numerous private, corporate and museum collections, including the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Robert B. Menschel Media Center, and Houston’s Museum of Fine Art. She is currently working on Living City, a project examining the cultural landscape of urban civic spaces.
Ponder Heart, 2009. © Sally Mann
Exhibition on view:
September 9–October 29, 2011
Jackson Fine Art:
3115 East Shadowlawn Avenue
Proud Flesh is the upcoming exhibit of Sally Mann’s photography at the Jackson Fine Art. Using the human body as her main subject, Mann explores familial and spousal relationships in her photography. Born in Lexington, Virginia, Mann’s work has been showcased in museums and galleries all around the world. She has received numerous awards including a Guggenheim Fellowship and grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Mann has been featured in Aperture magazine issues 138, 162, and 194. Aperture also offers these books from Mann: Sally Mann: Proud Flesh, The Flesh and the Spirit, Immediate Family, and At Twelve.