Cecilia Schmidt


Cecilia Schmidt has exhibited her paintings, scuptures and photographs in New York, Arizona, New Mexico, and Germany. She has also collaborated on site-specific public works with architects, and her design was chosen as a finalist in the New England Holocaust Memorial Competition in Boston, Massachusetts.
Her photographs are tableaux that she paints and contructs using a variety of natural and found objects. She refers to them as “narrative fictional photographs,”  that she uses to explore memory, myth, and her relationship to the natural world.
Cecilia Schmidt is a native of Louisville, Kentucky. She received her BFA and MFA from Arizona State University, and later attended The International Center for Photography in NYC. She lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.