Frank DiPerna

BirthplacePittsburgh, PA
CitizenshipUnited States
Cultural HeritageEuropean-American
Light Work RelationshipArtist-in-Residence, 1982
Donation, 2007 (by Robert B. Menschel)
Light Work PublicationsContact Sheet 30
Contact Sheet 97




Frank Diperna photographs interiors and landscapes, eliminating the content in which the objects he photographs exist, by photographing close up. While an artist-in-residence at Light Work in Syracuse, NY. He continued to expand the 35mm color work he has been executing for some time. Color is not new to Diperna. In 1977 his SX-70 color photographs were exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC in one of the first major exhibitions of SX-70 work.


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