Catherine Opie is one of the leading photographers of this generation and a documentarian of the American landscape and people. Selected solo exhibitions include the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; St. Louis Art Museum; Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago; MOCA, Los Angeles; and a midcareer survey at the Guggenheim Museum, New York. Her exhibition Twelve Miles to the Horizon is currently on view at the Long Beach Museum of Art. She is a professor in the UCLA Department of Art.
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