Laura Letinsky is a Canadian contemporary photographer best known for her still lifes. Letinsky received her MFA from Yale University in 1991, and was awarded a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship in 2000. Her series, Ill Form and Void Full, was presented as a solo exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago in 2012, and part of a mid-career retrospective at the Denver Art Museum in 2013. Letinsky’s work is held in the collections of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Amon Carter Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, and the Stuttgart Museum, Germany, among others. Letinsky’s work has been the subject of five monographs: Venus Inferred (University of Chicago), Hardly More than Ever (Renaissance Society), Now, Again, (Galerie Kusseneers), After All (Damiani) and Ill Form and Void Full (Radius Press).
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