Chicago, IL, USA
Clarissa Bonet (b. 1986 ) Lives and works in Chicago. Her current work explores aspects of the urban space in both a physical and psychological context. She received her M.F.A. in photography from Columbia College Chicago in 2012, and her B.S. in Photography from the University of Central Florida. Her work has been exhibited nationally, internationally, and resides in the collections of The Museum of Contemporary Photography’s MPP collection, The South East Museum of Photography, and The Haggerty Museum. Her work has been featured on CNN Photos, The Wall Street Journal, The Eye of Photography, and many other notable online and print publications. She has received recognition and support for her work from the Albert P Weisman Foundation and the Individual Artist Program Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events. More recently, she was chosen as one of PDN’s 30 2015 new and emerging photographers to watch.
2015 - PDN 30, 2013 - Flash Forward Emerging Photographer, 2012 - Critical Mass top 50, 2012 - The Curator Award