401 East Main Street
Fairfield , Illinois 62837
Nathan Pearce (born 1986) is an artist based in Southern Illinois. Pearce works most frequently in photography, book and zine making, and mail art. He is a member of The Postcard Collective and is one half of the the art publishing duo Same Coin Press. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally; including group shows at Griffin Museum of Photography, Unseen Amsterdam, Phoenix Art Museum, Benaki Museum in Athens Greece with solo shows at the PhotoNola festival, Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, and The Rangefinder Gallery in Chicago. Pearce’s work is held in several collections including the Museum of Contemporary Photography -Special Books Collection and the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Yale University. He has been published in over 150 zines and books; as well as online in The Huffington Post, The British Journal of Photography, Juxtapoz and Self Publish Be Happy. Pearce also collects and advocates for artists books, zines and other DIY art objects. He has organized exhibitions from his collection, thrown small book fairs, and donated pieces from his collection to book and zine collections across the globe. He also works in an auto-body repair shop.
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