Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison

Born: Robert: 1968 Shan: 1964

Hometown: Robert: Fort Leonard Wood, MO Shana: Tulsa, OK

Lives and Works: Great Barrington, MA

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Education:
Robert ParkeHarrison:

MFA, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 1994
BFA, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO, 1990

Shana ParkeHarrison:

BFA, William Woods College, Fulton, MO, 1986

Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison Bio

About The Artist

Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison are a husband and wife duo who have been making photographs together for almost 20 years. Their work focuses on the relationship between humans and the environment—an idea that has only recently come to popularity with movements like the Go Green initiative and concepts like the carbon footprint. Using photogravure, collage, and painting techniques, the ParkeHarrisons create cinematic environments that explore how we interact with our natural surroundings.

The ParkeHarrisons' work can be found in over 20 prestigious museum collections, and their book The Architect's Brother was named one of the ten best photography books by the New York Times in 2000. Recently the couple has begun working in sculpture—large dramatic pieces that complement the dreamy qualities of their photogravures.

Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison Gallery Art

Galleries

Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY
David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO
Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL

Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison Permanent Collections

Select Permanent Collections

Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, CA
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
National Museum of American Art, Washington D.C.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
New York Public Library, New York, NY
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
The John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, Il

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