SCAD presents an exhibition by alumni Mark Dorf (B.F.A., photography, 2011) and Naimar Ramírez (M.F.A., photography, 2013) at Photo London, the U.K.’s premier photography fair. These celebrated artists push the boundaries of their medium with dynamic reimagining of their subject matter.
Naimar Ramírez is a multidisciplinary artist who lives and works in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She received her B.A. in environmental design and photography from the University of Puerto Rico, and her M.F.A. in photography from SCAD in 2013. Ramírez has had solo exhibitions in the Savannah, GA, and Puerto Rico. Institutional exhibitions of her work have taken place at the SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA, and the Museum of Art of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR. She is the 2018 recipient of the Pollack Krasner Foundation Fellowship for Artists Affected by Natural Disaster, and the Lexus Grant for Artists in 2016. Ramírez completed a residency at Byrdcliffe Woodstock Guild’s Artist Residence Program in Woodstock, NY, in 2018.
Mark Dorf (B.F.A., photography, 2011) is a New York based artist whose creative practice employs a mixture of photography, digital media, and sculpture. In his most recent work, Dorf explores society’s perceptions of and interactions with the digital domain, urban and architectural environments, and the “Natural Landscape”. With an interest in technology and science, he scrutinizes and examines the influence of the information age in order to understand our curious habitation of the 21st century world.