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Abelardo Morell is a contemporary photographer renown for his use of older cameras including the camera obsura. Abelardo Morell was born in Havana, Cuba in the year 1948.

Morell attended the Bowdoin School of Art located in Brunswick, Maine where he earned a B.A. degree. The artist went on to earn a M.F.A. from the Yale University School of Art.

In this clip a brief interview with the artist and the Art Institute of Chicago:

The artist is a past recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship.

Morell often works with the landscape and still life.

Below a link to the website of the artist:

http://www.abelardomorell.net/

Price range information: Sorry none available.

Below we view a project by Morell that focused on the Golden Gate Bridge:

Morell served as the Professor of Photographer at the Massachusetts College of Art.

The artist has published five books of his work.

What a great blend of contemporary and traditional concepts of photography. Its very interesting for the viewer to guess the location of work by the combination of exterior and interior shots.

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