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Born in Brooklyn, raised in Texas, educated in the Mid-West, Phyllis Schwartz migrated to Western Canada during the 70s, where she put down roots and grew her artist practice. Coming from a family of artists, she was constantly surrounded by cameras, maquettes, and art exhibitions. She recalls having a conversation with her art teacher in the pottery shed at summer camp and sometimes wonders if that's where her interest in becoming an artist began. Her first opportunity to learn observational drawing was in a biology class, where she was taught the blind contour drawing technique and learned to trust her eye-hand coordination when drawing what she saw in the microscope. At the age of seven, Schwartz started making photographs with a ...
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