Arielle Rebek has Midwest roots and West coast branches. She was born in Chicago, Illinois and received a BA in studio art from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota. Fresh air and opportunity brought Arielle to California in 2013. Working in the realm of photography, Arielle often bypasses the camera to work directly with light sensitive chemicals, papers and films. She considers how photography influences our experience of the present and our memories of the past.