Chicago, IL and Milwaukee, WI, United States
Institute of Design, IIT
Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman collaborate on photographic projects that address the confluence of history, myth and popular culture. Their collaborative practice developed from their work at the Institute of Design, Chicago. Their photographs are in public and private collections including the Art Institute of Chicago, Walker Art Center, Museum of Contemporary Photography and Milwaukee Art Museum. Ciurej is a photographer/graphic designer living and working in Chicago. Lochman is a Milwaukee-based photographer and lecturer at the University of Wisconsin.
From Civil War re-enactors who have faced hundreds of deaths to extraordinarily imaginative Fruit Loop landscapes to a dark, dreamy Night Journey—these three prize winners present a dazzling array of work that's well worth diving into!