Carol Fisher Biography

Carol Fisher




Carol Fisher was born in Brooklyn, NY, in 1941. She attended Brooklyn College (B.A. w/ honors, 1962); Parsons School of Design, (photography; 1973-74), and attended workshops and study groups led by Ansel Adams and Arthur Ollman. She has traveled throughout the world recording the daily lives of local people with her Polaroid SX-70 and Hasselblad.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITS: The Harvey House Museum, Belen NM; The Johnson's Gallery, Madrid NM; The Anderson Gallery, Albuquerque NM; The Center for Creative Studies, Detroit MI; 2D Photo Gallery, Prairie State College, Chicago IL; The Annex Gallery, Santa Rosa CA; Gilbert Gallery, Santa Rosa CA. SELECTED GROUP SHOWS: The Johnson's Gallery, Madrid NM; 5,000 Flowers Project, Albuquerque NM; New Mexico Photographer, Portales NM; California Art Works, Sacramento CA; Lincoln Arts Center, Santa Rosa CA; A Woman's World, New York NY. AWARDS: Belen Art League Annual - 1st Place 2006&2007; New Mexico Photographer - Best of Show 2002; California State Fair - 5th Place, 1984; Artrium of Sonoma County -1st Place, 1980; PSA Wholtman Medal in Photojournalism, 1976; Redbook Magazine -5th Place, 1975. PUBLICATIONS: New Mexico Magazine; Hello New Mexico; Belen News Bulletin; Camerawork Quarterly; Sonoma County Bulletin; Cesar Magazine; Skindiver Magazine; The Pacific Sun. MEMBERSHIPS: Digital Fine Arts Society, Albuquerque NM (co-founder); Belen Art League, Belen NM.