Marissa Alper is a photo based artist residing in Brooklyn, NY.   Subverting the male gaze, her personal work explores love in relation to loss, intergenerational trauma, and her experience reconciling with the liminality that encompasses every stage of life.​  Please reach out about commissions and any other inquiries.

EDUCATION

2019 • Virginia Commonwealth University, BFA in Photography

SELECT WORK EXPERIENCE

2019-2020

2019-2020

2019-2020

2018-2019

Marketing & Communications Intern, MoMA PS1

Photojournalist, The Rubia Group for Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project

Photography & Videography Intern, Chashama

Photography Assistant, Patterson Lawson for The Alzheimer's Association

SELECT FREELANCE

SELECT PUBLICATIONS

2020

 

2020

2020

2020

2020

2019

2018

2018

2018

2018

2017

2017

2017

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

 

2019

2019

2019

2019

2018

2018

2017

2017

Calamity: Examining the Holocaust,

Berry College Moon Gallery, GA

Moments of Intimacy, The Mast, GA

Summer Solstice, Candela Gallery, VA

3511 P ST, Capital One Media Gallery, VA

Home Sweet Home, The Anderson Gallery, VA

67, GlogauAIR Gallery, Germany

Ambiguously Yours, The HofGarden, VA

Year In Reverse, Humble Arts Foundation, NY

Lil Snoot, Valet Gallery, VA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

2018

Butterfly, Cherry Gallery, VA

Last Home, The Anderson Gallery, VA

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2018

GlogauAIR, Berlin Germany

New York, USA