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PIC ID: 18219

Mark Morrisroe

American, 1959-1989


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Photographer, active in Boston and New York City during the mid to late-1980s. He used Polaroid processes and a color printing method of his own invention that involved sandwiching negatives. His photographs depict those in his immediate social circle, and much of his work is self-portraiture. He died from complications arising from AIDS in 1989.

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Mark Morrisroe has 2 locations.

Birth (1959)

Malden, MA

Death (1989)

New York, NY