Jennifer Formica is a photographic artist living in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. She received her B.F.A. in Photography at Hartford Art School, University of Hartford in Connecticut and her M.F.A. in Photography at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Her work has been exhibited in numerous solo and group exhibitions in galleries throughout the United States and abroad including: Flora-Fauna, Islip Art Museum, Islip, New York, WOWbug & Other Micro-Nature, Khaki Gallery, Boston; She Blinded Me with Science, Gallery 138, New York, NY and Micro Nature, Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY. Jennifer's color photographs have been published in Robert Hirsch’s books Light & Lens: Photography in the Digital Age and Exploring Color Photography: From Film to Pixels. She recently received the Oseroff Memorial Purchase Prize from CEPA Gallery. Her selected work from this honor is now part of the permanent collection of Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, New York and is on prominent display in the public area of the hospital. Her photographic images have also been used for a wide array of commercial purposes: book covers, editorials, annual reports, catalogs and websites. Clients have included the British Broadcasting Corporation, Chanel, Elizabeth Arden,and Woman's World magazine to name a few. Jennifer is currently an Adjunct Professor of Photography and Digital imaging at Nassau Community College , York College/ City University of New York, New York Institute of Technology and New Jersey City University.
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Formica’s art process and technique runs the gamut from a traditional analog large format camera, to using the scanner as an image-capturing device, to connecting a microscope to her various film and digital cameras to capture her subjects.