Farah Marie Velten

Farah Marie Velten is a NYC based artist who practices photography focusing on analogue and alternative printing processes, including but not limited to cyanotype, van dyke brown, platinum palladium, chemigram, photogram, silver, color, encaustic, pinhole, and marbling. She is an assistant teacher at International Center for Photography (ICP), and has taught at ICP at the Point- Community Development Corporation, The High School of Fashion Industries (HSFI), as well as in Chile and France.

Farah has contributed work in Douglas Tompkin’s land conservation park, Pumalin, located in Patagonia, Chile, where she worked on the park’s organic farm, as a chef using the on-site farm’s produce, and as a guide to international visitors throughout the park. She will participate as guest artist at LAS Laguna Gallery in California during their upcoming mon.o.chrome show in June 2017.
http://farahmarievelten.com/
USA

Artworks:
Agriphoto-Culturagraph

Cyanotype Workshops at Agrikultura

Cyanotype Workshops at Agrikultura

Farah ran a cyanotype workshop on opening weekend and it was a wonderful success. Each participant made unique and beautiful pieces they took home with them. Learning each step of the process ... More Information
Excerpts from Stage One of Agriphoto-Culturagraph

Excerpts from Stage One of Agriphoto-Culturagraph

Farah has set up a dark room in the shipping container on site where she has begun creating pieces documenting all the edible plants growing on site at Agrikultura, both ... More Information
Preparing for Agriphoto-Culturagraph

Preparing for Agriphoto-Culturagraph

18 June, 2017 Farah Marie Velten will be arriving to Agrikultura in just a few days from now to begin actualizing AGRIPHOTO-CULTURAGRAPH. Follow her on instagram as she draws light creating ... More Information
Card

Card

Farah will be coming just before the exhibition to create some non-silver light images to be sold as a card during the exhibition ... More Information