Bio

Nancy Borowick, a  graduate of the Photojournalism and Documentary Photography program at the International Center of Photography, is a native New Yorker and is based in New York City and Ghana, West Africa.  With a Bachelors degree in Anthropology and Photography, Nancy has spent the last two years committed to using her photography to fund raise for a well at a school in Ghana where she lived in 2008.  She founded The Ghana On Tap project and to has raised over $11,000 for the cause.  She went on to spend 2009 and 2010 exploring and documenting her mother’s experience undergoing treatments for a recurrent case of breast cancer.  She is currently working on a documentary portraiture project on elderly widows in Mt. Kisco, New York entitled “Single Ladies.”

Nancy has exhibited her work in solo and group shows in New York and Russia, most recently in the shows Significant Surfaces, at the Andrea Meislin Gallery in New York City and Life In Motion, at the International Center of Photography. Nancy was recently published in the Washington Post, CNN, Time.com, Newsday, amNY, Education Week, and JPG Magazine. She was also awarded third prize in the PhotoPhilanthropy.org Photography Competition in the Amateur category.

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