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Cherie Hiser

Lee Friedlander II, 1993

gelatin silver print

image 11 x 14

Cherie Hiser has been a photographic educator for over 30 years. She studied under Minor White, Ruth Bernhard, and Imogen Cunningham, and has been described as, "one of the most vital persons of our time" by Cornell Capa, Director of the International Center of Photography in NY. She is also a founding member of Portland's own Photolucida. She is a third generation Portlander and continues to be active locally and nationally with teaching photography; publishing, exhibiting and selling her work; curating and advocating for other artists. Cherie is a regular instructor at Newspace Center for Photography in Portland and gives private instruction.