Summary

Traveling on Assignment with extensive experience as a location shooter.

Locations vary from extreme wilderness to congested urban settings.

Subjects vary from senior corporate executive portraits to dangerous heavy industrial environments and remote wilderness.

Parow shoots in a documentary stock imagery style often obtaining the perfect angle from plains, helicopters, ships, canoes, bicycles, trains, you name it…Parow’s shot assignments from it.

Parow is seamless in navigating the extremes of ‘location’ photography in a professional manner.

*Complete commercial Insurance.

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Services Provided

Commercial Photography

Available to clients who require a professional commercial location photographer for editorial and corporate purposes.

Director/Producer

Available to clients to develop art spaces for permanent or ‘pop up’ art exhibitions in Ontario and BC for interior or travelling exhibitions.

Installation Artist

Parow’s creates large scale installation artwork, both photographic based as well as dance/movement based installations (like Cast Me).

Selected Assignment Photography Clients

Below is a selected listing of clients from Parow’s Editorial & Corporate Photography

Magazine/Business
Entrepreneur Magazine
Forbes Magazine
Fortune Magazine
News
Time Magazine
Newsweek
Maclean’s Magazine
Wall Street Journal
Environmental
Harrowsmith
En Route
Canadian Mining
Canadian Yachting
Canadian Geographic
Corporate
Sherbourne Health Centre
Lilly
Synecticsworld
London Life
Pfizer
Laidlaw
Otis
Clarica
Kraft
Philip Morris
Hotels
Novotel
Royal York
Sheraton
Four Seasons
Banks & Financial Institutions
Royal Bank
Scotia Bank
Deutsche Bank
Industry
General Motors
Honda
Ford
Falconbridge
Medical
Rekai Centres
Sherbourne Health Centre
Art Galleries
George S. Gardiner Museum
AGO
Royal Ontario Museum
O.C.A.D.
2021 CV of Exhibition Art Work is at: lorraineparow.com

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Below you will find a section which is a SHORT list of Art Work. Use the radial buttons to navigate through the sections.
AWARDS, PROJECTS, EXHIBITION LIST, COLLECTION:
AWARDS:
  • 2021 The Spider Awards. 3 lens-based images. Black and White: 3 images
  • 2021 The International Colour Awards. 4 lens-based images.: 3 images
  • 2020 The International Colour Awards. 4 lens-based images. Categories: Photojournalism, Silhouette, Fashion, and Fine Art.
  • 2020 The Spider Awards. 3 lens-based images. Black and White Categories: Fashion, Fine Art, and People.
  • 2019 The Spider Awards. 3 lens-based images. Black and White Categories: Fashion, Fine Art, and Silhouette.
  • 2019 International Colour Awards 2 images. Categories: Americana, Abstract.
  • 2018 International Colour Awards. 2 lens-based images in the Categories: Portrait, and Fine Art
  • 2014 Best of Photography Honourable Mention, Toronto Outdoor Arts Exhibition.
  • 1995 Kodak Gold Award, Fanshaw College, London, ON.
  • 1995 John Kippen Gold Award, Fanshaw College, London, ON.
  • 1990 Forum Silver Award, Toronto, ON.
PROJECTS:

2021

As the shock sets in that a virus can jump continents, setting an avalanche of infections ablaze throughout the entire world, I’d begun to question HOW I CAN HELP. This is why I decided to create a number of new Projects, in this new series: SIGNS of OUR HUMANITY during a pandemic quarantine. 

With a positive narrative this SERIES is photojournalism in isolation, lens-based images of the pandemic changes in my neighbourhood

  • 2021 December: GESTURE 1. Canada Rocks
  • 2022 GESTURE continues to grow with 6 new projects.

 

SHORT LIST: JURIED EXHIBITIONS/FAIRS/AUCTIONS/RENTALS (SELECTED):
  • 2022 AGO gallery presentation in the form of a digital tribute to the Portraits of Resilience Project. Lorraine Parow’s image: Toilet Paper and Pearls.
  • 2021 SNAP online gallery Lorraine parow’s image: Love Wins
  • 2019/2018/2016 Dylan Ellis Gallery
  • 2018/2014 Latcham Gallery
  • 2018 Art Scape
  • 2017/2015 Akasha Gallery
  • 2015 Brookfield Gallery,
  • 2014/2013 The Artist Project, Toronto, Juried Show of 250 artists.
  • 2014 Project gallery
  • 2014/2013/2012/2003 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, ON. Juried Show of 350 artists.
  • 2001 Toronto International Art Fair, represented by Walker Fine Arts, Rock Walker, San Diego, CA.
  • 1999 Waddington’s Art Auction, Toronto, ON.
  • 1997 Uniquely Ontario, Toronto, ON.
  • 1996 Ontario Craft Council, Toronto, ON.
  • 1991 Trinity College at U of T., Toronto, ON.
  • 1990 The Art Gallery of Ontario- Art Rentals, Toronto, ON.
COLLECTION:
  • 2013 City of Toronto Permanent Collection, FIVE pieces at 30″×30″
INTERNATIONAL FAIRS:
  • 2002 ART MIAMI, represented by Walker Fine Arts, San Diego, CA.
  • 2002 artpalmbeach Modern & Contemporary Art Fair, represented by Walker Fine Arts, San Diego, CA.
CV:
  • 2021 CV UPDATE is seen at lorraineparow.com
Professional Affiliations & Book Publications

Below you will find a section which lists all my Professional Affiliations. Use the radial buttons to navigate through the sections.

PUBLICATIONS/BOOK (SELECTED):
  • Ontario Wine Country, Whitecap Publishing, Vancouver, BC. 2006. All photos.
  • Toronto Tapestry, Towery Publishing, Memphis, TN. 1997. Scribbleography selected pages 4-5 and 176.
  • MacClean’s Chronicles the Decade, Key Porter Books, Toronto, ON. 1989. Photography selected pages 141 and 238.
  • Toronto The Heart Of The City, Key Porter Books, Toronto, ON. 1988. Photography selected pages 2, 10, 18, 32, 35, 36, 37, 42, 44, 48, 51, 75, 100, 104, 117, 122, 123, and 126.
  • Travelling The TransCanada, National Geographic, NY, NY 1987. Photography selected page 92-93.
  • Celebrate Our City, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, ON. 1983. Photography selected pages 18-19, 40, 64, 73, 85, 86, 96, 109, 110, 134-35, 139, and 142.
  • Ontario A Loving Look, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, ON. 1984. Photography selected page 34.
  • 1996 Centennial College, Toronto ON. Bell Centre for Creative Communications. Taught photography and photoshop, lab instruction in processes.
  • 1985 The Gallery Colour Lab, Toronto ON. Cibachrome printing instructor.
  • 1981 Conestoga College, London ON. Professor of photography and wet lab techniques, labs and lectures, summer program.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS/CONSULTING:
  • 2000 Xtra Magazine, Toronto, ON. Professional Industry Consultant: concept and creation of a fulltime gallery.
  • 1999 The Steichen Lab Show, Toronto, ON. Professional Industry Consultant: concept and show director.
  • 1997/1998 Steichen Lab, Toronto ON. Professional Industry Consultant: digital lab creation and implementation.
  • 1981-1986 A Moment In Time Photo Gallery, Show Designer, and Assistant Curator, Production Manager.
THE DARK ROOM:
  • 1976 – 2000. Master Printer in reversal print processes and materials in an analogue wet darkroom.
  • 2000 – 2021. Continued darkroom printing in the ever evolving digital “dry” darkroom.
LECTURES/TEACHING:
  • 1996 Centennial College, Toronto ON. Bell Centre for Creative Communications. Taught photography and photoshop, lab instruction in processes.
  • 1985 The Gallery Colour Lab, Toronto ON. Cibachrome printing instructor.
  • 1981 Conestoga College, London ON. Professor of photography and wet lab techniques, labs and lectures, summer program.