Gelatin Silver Print; 22x18 inches; Edition 11/20; 2000; Signed and titled verso
Amanda Means’s artwork reflects a sense of nature in this crowded urban environment. Means continues to explore the duality of natural and human-built environments, exploring how the mysterious presence of natural forces can be found even in small mass-produced objects. Means received her BA from Cornell University and later studied with Ralph Gibson.
Amanda Means’s work is represented in numerous important collections including the Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; The Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; MIT List Visual Arts Center, Boston; Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; Avon Collection of Women Photographers, NYC; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; The Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT; National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada; and the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television, England.