Sigri Strand

Lives and works in Denver, CO.

Sigri was a Member at Pirate:Contemporary Art in Denver CO from 2011 to 2014.

 

Education

2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Photography from The University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO. 

 

Select Exhibitions

May-August 2015 "Conscious and Unconsious: Subjects of the Real and Surreal" at The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, Arvada, CO.

 

August 2014 Moonlight Drive "Domestic Astronauts" at Pirate: Contemporary Art, Denver, CO.

 

July 2013 "Conjuring the Sensation of the Sun" Solo Show with new works! At Pirate: Contemporary Art, Denver, CO.

 

March 2013 "Conjuring the Sensation of the Sun" Solo Show for the Month of Photography at GroundSwell Gallery. Denver, CO.

June 2012 "In the Shade of Night" Pirate: Contemporary Art. Two- person show with Phil Bender. Denver, CO. 

 

February 2012 "Icebreaker3" Ice Cube Gallery. Denver, CO. Curated by Gwen Chanzit - Curator for Modern and Contemporary at the Denver Art Museum.

 

December 2011 32nd Anniversary Show "A Night with a Pirate" Pirate:  Contemporary Art. Denver, CO.

 

November 2011 Group Show. Denver Art Gallery, Denver, CO.

 

September 2011 6th Semi-Annual Juried Exhibition. Boxcar Gallery. Denver, CO. Juror: Jimmy Sellars.

 

Summer Group Show 2011. Alibi Fine Art, Chicago, IL.

 

May 2011 Buxiejo Gallery Group Show, Denver, CO.

 

April 2011 WOMEN Juried Exhibition, CORE New Art Space. Denver, CO.

 

March 2011 The UCD Juried Exhibition, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO. Juror's Choice. Jurors: Howard Cook, Lanny Devuono, Quintin Gonzales.

 

April 2010 The WOW Show CORE New Art Space. Denver, CO.

 

February 2010 TWENTY TEN Edge Gallery. Denver, CO.

 

December 2005 Emmanuel Gallery, Fall 2005 B.F.A Thesis Exhibition and Group Show, Denver, CO. Juror: Ivar Zeile.

 

February 2005 Emmanuel Gallery, Inspire, Denver, CO. Juror: Ivar Zeile.

 

November 2003 In Partnership Gallery, 2003 Student Art Exhibition, Denver, CO. Juror: Ron Judish

 

December 2005 B.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, Moon Blood, The Teaching Gallery. Denver, CO.

 

January 2005 EVOLUTION, Recent Works including work from the Wise Elders Documentary Project. Denver, CO.

 

Related Work Experience

2010- 2012 PaperMoon Photo - Co-Owner/Photographer.

Photographer and Co-Owner of this inventive event photography business. We are known for our custom photo booths inspired by the event’s theme. Clients include the Denver Art Museum, Denver Public Library, The Denver Film Society and Betty Bluebird.

 

 

2006 - present Sigri Strand Photography - Owner/Photographer.

Inspired event, wedding, fashion and portrait photography. I have shot for the Denver Art Museum, the DAM Contemporaries, The Starz Denver Film Festival, The Denver Film Society, The Huffington Post - Denver, Habana Outpost in Brooklyn, NY and Fashion Designer, Lopeti Etu.

 

2006 3rd Ward Brooklyn - Intern to the Curator, Dana Orland.

Assisted the Curator on researching artists, photographing art, and on studio tours.

 

2003-2006 Auraria Center for Photography, Denver, CO.

Lab Assistant at this high volume printing facility. Knowledge of cameras, printing chemistry, Macintosh Computers, OS X and Photoshop required.

 

2004-2006 Eric Paddock, Fine Art Photographer, Denver, CO.

Personal Printer for Eric Paddock.

 

2004-2005 Tony Gallagher Photography, Denver, CO.

Assistant to Tony Gallagher on Portrait Shoots and Weddings.