Edwin with Balloons
Annabel Clark is a documentary and portrait photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. She received her B.F.A in Photography from Parsons School of Design in 2003. During her final term at Parsons, she photographed her mother, actress Lynn Redgrave, during treatment and recovery from breast cancer.
In 2004, the project was published as a six-page spread in the New York Times Magazine and the as the award-winning book Journal: A Mother and Daughter’s Recovery from Breast Cancer, by Umbrage Editions. Her work has been exhibited at the Minnesota Center for Photography. Peer Gallery and The National Arts Club as well as hospitals and medical schools across the U.S. Her Editorial work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, The Observer, Marie Claire, Glamour, Redbook and Proto Magzine. Clark was the 2008 recipient of the Albina Taddeo Humanitarian Award from the Sass Foundation for her contribution to breast cancer awareness. She also teaches photography workshops at the Creative Center, a non-profit providing free art classes to people living with cancer.