Lucinda Weil Bunnen is a practicing artist (photographer) living in Atlanta, Georgia. She has participated in many national, international and regional juried shows such as:  “Atlanta Artists in Buenos Aires” in Argentina; “Atlanta in France” in Toulouse, France, and “New Southern Photography: Between Myth and Reality” at the Burden Gallery in New York City.  Lucinda has worked on several multi-media exhibitions, curated and juried many shows. Her work has been reviewed in The Atlanta Journal Constitution, Atlanta Magazine, The New York Times and other publications. She has co-authored three books:  “Movers and Shakers in Georgia” published by Simon and Schuster, 1978, “Scoring in Heaven, Gravestones and Cemetery Art in The American Sunbelt States” published by Aperture Foundation, 1990, “ALASKA Trail Tales and Eccentric Detours”, 1992. In 1999, she had a 30 year retrospective along with an award-winning catalog, entitled “Trail, Tales and Transformation”. In 2011 Fall Line Press published “Cuba”. Her book “Humbled by 2 ½ Days in Haiti”, 2014, was published by Blurb. She has had radio and television interviews including a piece for National Public Radio and the “Oprah Winfrey Show.”  Her work can be found in numerous public collections including:  Museum of Modern Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, Pushkin Museum in Moscow, Russia, The Smithsonian in Washington, DC, The Mint Museum in Charlotte NC, the Ackland Art Museum in Chapel Hill, NC, the Chrysler Museum in Norfolk, VA, the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C., MOCA GA and the High Museum in Atlanta, Georgia. She was both donor and curator of “Subjective Vision: the Lucinda W. Bunnen collection of photographs” for the High Museum of Art.  2004, she was the Master Series Artist for the City of Atlanta.  The Atlanta Contemporary Arts Center awarded Lucinda the Nexus Award in 2013. 2014, Lucinda showed her work and collection at the High Museum of Art and her portraits were shown at Atlanta Preservation Center. Lucinda was interviewed for South X Southeast photomagazine in 2014, published as “A Long and Lovely Interview with Lucinda Bunnen”. “Lucinda’s World” Parts 1, 2, and 3 were shown in 2014 and 2015. Part 1, Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta. Part 2, “A Collection of Collections” at the Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta. Her exhibit at the Holy Innocent’s Church in the Ventulett Gallery in March 2015 was entitled “Cuba and Mexico”. The show at Marcia Wood Gallery, Lucinda’s World Part 3, entitled “Weathered Chromes” in May 2015 was reviewed in HuffPost, ArtsAtl, and Photograph Magazine. Lucinda’s work “Hatcher’s Pond” hangs at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and a wall of photographs hang in the Charles Loudermilk building. Lucinda Weil Bunnen Photography Gallery opened at the High Museum of Art in 2014 with “The High Museum of Art Celebrates Lucinda Bunnen and Thirty Years of the Bunnen Collection of Photography, 1983-2013”.  Lucinda received the 2015 YWCA Academy of Women Achievers. She was also the WonderRoot honoree in 2015. October 2015 Lucinda showed at Mason Fine Art, and judged Women in Focus and South Clayton Art Center show. 2016 Lucinda showed at South Clayton Art Center.

 

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