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Abelardo Morell Art

American, Cuban, b. 1948

Abelardo Morell was born in Havana, Cuba in 1948. He immigrated to the United States with his parents in 1962. Morell received his undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College and his MFA from The Yale University School of Art. He has received an honorary degree from Bowdoin College in 1997 and from Lesley University in 2014. He was professor of Photography at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston from 1983 to 2010.

His publications include a photographic illustration of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland(1998) by Dutton Children’s Books, A Camera in a Room(1995) by Smithsonian Press, A Book of Books (2002) and Camera Obscura (2004) by Bulfinch Press and Abelardo Morell(2005), published by Phaidon Press. The Universe Next Door(2013), published by The Art Institute of Chicago. Tent-Camera (2018), published by Nazraeli Press. Flowers for Lisa (2018), published by Abrams Books.

He has received a number of awards and grants, which include a Guggenheim fellowship in 1994 and an Infinity Award in Art from ICP in 2011. In November 2017, he received a Lucie Award for achievement in fine art.His work has been collected and shown in many galleries, institutions and museums, including the Museum of Modern Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art, the Metropolitan Art Museum in New York, The Chicago Art Institute, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The Houston Museum of Art, The Boston Museum of Fine Art, The Victoria & Albert Museum and several other museums in the United States and abroad. A retrospective of his work organized jointly by the Art Institute of Chicago, The Getty in Los Angeles and The High Museum in Atlanta closed in May 2014 after a year of travel. Most recently, his work was included in the exhibition Ansel Adams in Our Time, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

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Abelardo Morell, 'Houses Across the Street from Our Living Room' Camera Obscura
By Abelardo Morell
Located in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Abelardo Morell, Coban/American b. 1948. 'Camera Obscura Image of Houses Across the Street from Our Livingroom, 1991' Silver gelatin print. Image: 17.75 x 22.5 in / 46 x 57 cm. Sig...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Abelardo Morell Art

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Paper

"Camera Obscura: the Empire State Building in Bedroom" by Abelardo Morell
By Abelardo Morell
Located in New York, NY
Abelardo Morell "Camera Obscura: The Empire State Building in Bedroom" 1994 Gelatin silver print Sight dimensions: 5.75 in. x 4.75 in. Frame dimensions: 10.75 in. x 9.75 in. ...
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1990s Abelardo Morell Art

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Plexiglass, Wood, Paper

Camera Obscura: Early Morning View of the East Side of Midtown Manhattan
By Abelardo Morell
Located in London, GB
Camera Obscura: Early Morning View of the East Side of Midtown Manhattan Signed, inscribed with title and date, and numbered 2/10 on photographer's label on reverse of mount Archiva...
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Late 20th Century Abelardo Morell Art

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Archival Pigment

MANON BUILDING FACADE
By Abelardo Morell
Located in New York, NY
One photograph on rag paper, 2006, signed in pencil, dated 2005, from the edition of 54, sheet: 704 by 856 mm, 27 3/4 by 33 5/8 inches. Printed by Chad Kleitsch, New York, published ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Abelardo Morell Art

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Photographic Paper

Camera Obscura: View of the Manhattan Bridge, April 30th, Morning, 2010
By Abelardo Morell
Located in London, GB
Camera Obscura: View of the Manhattan Bridge, April 30th, Morning, 2010 Signed, inscribed with title and date, and numbered 5/8 on photographer's label on reverse of mount Archival ...
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Late 20th Century Abelardo Morell Art

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Archival Pigment

Blurry Upright Camera Obscura: Santa Maria Della Salute with Scaffolding
By Abelardo Morell
Located in London, GB
Blurry Upright Camera Obscura: Santa Maria Della Salute with Scaffolding Signed, inscribed with title and date, and numbered 1/6 on photographer's label on reverse of mount Archival...
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Late 20th Century Abelardo Morell Art

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Archival Pigment

Nadelman/Hopper, Yale University Art Gallery - Abelardo Morell
By Abelardo Morell
Located in London, GB
Nadelman/Hopper, Yale University Art Gallery - Abelardo Morell Signed, Inscribed with title and date, and numbered 7/8 on photographer's label on reverse of mount Archival pigment p...
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Late 20th Century Abelardo Morell Art

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Archival Pigment

Metropolitan Opera: Romeo and Juliet
By Abelardo Morell
Located in New York, NY
Archival pigment print Signed in pencil, verso 17 x 22 inches, sheet 14.25 x 18 inches, image This artwork is offered by ClampArt, located in New York City. Abelardo Morell was bo...
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Early 2000s Other Art Style Abelardo Morell Art

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Archival Pigment

$7 Million - Abelardo Morell (Black and White Photography)
By Abelardo Morell
Located in London, GB
$7 Million - Abelardo Morell (Black and White Photography) Signed, Inscribed with title and date, and numbered 24/30 on photographer's label on reverse of mount Archival Pigment Prin...
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Late 20th Century Abelardo Morell Art

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Archival Pigment

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