Sarah Witt on Banff

Artists asking Artists

Katrina Neumann talks with Sarah Witt

About the Banff Centre Thematic Residency  (amongst other things)

Katrina Neumann, August 2013

Artist Sarah Witt talks to Katrina Neumann, about her Banff Centre Thematic Residency experience via audio recording in her studio at Flux Factory in Long Island City, New York.

– – – – Witt is a visual artist responding to the relationship between humans and the constructed environments of accelerated society. Sarah holds a Master of Science in Visual Studies from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Fine Art from Syracuse University. She was awarded an MIT Council for the Arts grant, the Peter de Florez Fund for Humor, a Department of Architecture Tuition Fellowship and the Schnitzer Prize in Visual Arts. Sarah participated in a residency at the Banff Centre in 2012, and is currently an artist in residence at Flux Factory in New York City.


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