Born: New York City, New York
Pen Name: None Connection to Illinois: Logan lives in Carbondale, Illinois. She is an Associate Professor of Cinema and Photography-at southern Illinois University Carbondale. Biography: Logan has produced a remarkable series of photographs in her book ''The Artist Portrait Series-Images of Contemporary African-American Artists''. Some of those who have posed for Fern are famous: Maya Angelou, Gordon Parks, Alvin Ailey, Ed Bradley and Arthur Ashe. All of her portraits document the emergence of the African-American artist into mainstream American art. Each rich duotone portrait is accompanied by Logan's commentary on the artist.
Fern Logan on WorldCat : http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=fern+logan
|The artist portrait series :
ISBN: 0809323796 OCLC: 44502340 Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale : ©2001. "Fern Logan's collection of elegant fine-art photographic portraits documents the emergence of the African American artist into mainstream American art. The Artist Portrait Series captures sixty-one significant artists from the late twentieth century. Each rich duotone portrait is accompanied by Logan's commentary on the artist."--Jacket.