Folds in Time

By  |  February 29, 2016
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Artist: Stephanie Dowda

Project: 33 Marks

Description: Stephanie Dowda’s series 33 Marks reflects on illness and loss. The series is named for the folds on the photos, created by creasing unexposed sheets of 4x5 film. Each mark signifies a moment in time, reminding viewers to consider the preciousness of life.


Eyes on the South is curated by Jeff Rich. The weekly series features selections of current work from Southern artists, or artists whose photography concerns the South. To submit your work to the series, email Jeff at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Stephanie Dowda is a studio artist with the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center. She is also a Vermont Studio Center Fellow, a Hambidge Fellow, a Frontier Fellow with Epicenter, and a past resident of Cabin Time. Dowda's work has appeared in the Oxford American, Bad At Sports, ArtsATL, BurnAway, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Magazine, and more.