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The Woodman Family Foundation was established by Betty Woodman (1930-2018) and George Woodman (1932-2017) during their lifetimes. Love of beauty was at the heart of their lives and art. In this spirit, the Foundation is dedicated to stewarding the artistic legacies of Betty, George, and their daughter, Francesca Woodman (1958-1981).

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"Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In by Isabelle Young" on "Doris Press," April 23
"Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In by Isabelle Young" on "Doris Press," April 23
Read Isabelle Young's review of Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In at the National Portrait Gallery on Doris Press.
Mythology. "Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In," National Portrait Gallery, 2024
Mythology. "Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In," National Portrait Gallery, 2024
In “Portraits to Dream In,” Francesca Woodman’s and Julia Margaret Cameron’s photographs are paired not based on chronology or art historical influence, but rather with an eye to ways that considering the work of these two artists side by side allows for new readings of each of their work and intentions.
Angels. “Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In,” National Portrait Gallery, 2024
Angels. “Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In,” National Portrait Gallery, 2024
“In diverse cultural histories over millennia, angels have had the capacity to move between spiritual and earthly realms, the conscious and unconscious, and are often met in a dream or vision,” exhibition curator Magdalene Keaney writes in the catalogue for “Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In.”
Muses. "Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In," National Portrait Gallery, 2024
Muses. "Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In," National Portrait Gallery, 2024
Julia Margaret Cameron is well-known for her portraits of others, often poetically staged allegories. While Francesca Woodman’s work is widely assumed to be self-portraiture, she, like Cameron, worked within a circle of friends and contemporaries who often posed for her.
Installation video, "Francesca Woodman" at Gagosian, 2024
Installation video, "Francesca Woodman" at Gagosian, 2024
Installation of "Francesca Woodman," Gagosian, New York, March 13–April 27, 2024.
"Woodman and Cameron: Portraits to Dream In – groundbreaking female photographers a century apart" in "The Guardian," March 20
"Woodman and Cameron: Portraits to Dream In – groundbreaking female photographers a century apart" in "The Guardian," March 20
Read Charlotte Jansen's review of Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In at the National Portrait Gallery in The Telegraph.
"Portraits to Dream In is more than token feminism – it’s heaven" in "The i Paper," March 21
"Portraits to Dream In is more than token feminism – it’s heaven" in "The i Paper," March 21
Read Hettie Judah's review of Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In at the National Portrait Gallery on The i Paper.
OPENING Thursday, March 21: "Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In," National Portrait Gallery, March 21-June 16, 2024
OPENING Thursday, March 21: "Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In," National Portrait Gallery, March 21-June 16, 2024
"Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In" offers fresh perspectives on the work of two of the most influential women in the history of photography who lived and worked nearly a century apart.
"Francesca Woodman" featured in "Galerie Magazine," March 20, 2024
"Francesca Woodman" featured in "Galerie Magazine," March 20, 2024
Read Ted Loos' article on Francesca Woodman and her upcoming exhibitions at Gagosian and the National Portrait Gallery.
"Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: fascinating exchanges between two photographers a century apart" in "The Telegraph," March 20
"Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: fascinating exchanges between two photographers a century apart" in "The Telegraph," March 20
Read Alastair Sooke's review of Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In at the National Portrait Gallery on The Telegraph.
"Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In review – an intriguing double act" in "The Guardian," March 24
"Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In review – an intriguing double act" in "The Guardian," March 24
Read Sean O'Hagan's review of "Francesca Woodman and Julia Margaret Cameron: Portraits to Dream In" at the National Portrait Gallery on "The Guardian."
Interview with Corey Keller by Putri Tan in "Gagosian Quarterly," Spring 2024
Interview with Corey Keller by Putri Tan in "Gagosian Quarterly," Spring 2024
Read Putri Tan's interview with Corey Keller in "Gagosian Quarterly," Spring 2024.