Krier Family’s Independence Day Display, Cheektowaga, NY, July 1998
14 x 19 inches
Chop on Recto
Contributed by Will Faller
BIO: The work of Marion Faller (1941-2014) is included in many public collections, including the Addison Gallery of American Art in Andover, MA, the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University, and the Research Center at the Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, NY. She received fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts, CEPA Gallery, and Light Work. Numerous exhibitions of her work include solo shows at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, Fenimore Art Museum, and Menschel Gallery. Faller taught photography studio and history courses for over thirty years, most recently at the University at Buffalo. She also taught at Colgate University and Hunter College.
STATEMENT: Much of Faller’s photography addressed the various ways we celebrate holidays or respond to the changing seasons. During the last several years, she photographed flags and other patriotic displays.