By Aline Smithson for Lenscratch Magazine on January 24, 2015

Photographer Simone Lueck has been creating work about perceived identity for some time. Her project, The Once and Future Queens, examined women who continued to seek the spotlight long after the curtain closed; the project was exhibited around the globe to much acclaim. She has a new body of work, American Movie, that again takes a look at perceived identities through movies using various approaches to her investigation.

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Simone Lueck is an UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts MFA Alumna. For more about her work, please visit:

Image Credit:
Simone Lueck's Jessican in the Road, 2013. Courtesy of the Artist

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