Sabrina Gschwandtner
Since 2005
Works in United States of America

BIO
Sabrina Gschwandtner is a New York City based visual artist and writer. Her artwork has been exhibited internationally, at venues such as the Museum of Arts and Design, New York; the Fleming Museum, Vermont; Contemporary Arts Centre, Lithuania; Gustavsbergs Konsthall, Sweden; the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco, and the Brooklyn Academy of Music. She is the recipient of an International Artists Studio Program in Sweden (IASPIS) grant and two MacDowell Colony fellowships. Her book "KnitKnit: Profiles and Projects from Knitting's New Wave" was published in 2007. She has lectured extensively, at venues such as Harvard University, the Maryland Institute College of Art, the Rhode Island School of Design, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Museum of World Culture (Sweden), Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design (London), Haystack Mountain School of Craft and the University of Virginia. From 2002-7 she edited and published the 'zine KnitKnit, which is now in the permanent collections of The Museum of Modern Art, the New York Public Library and the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University. She is featured in the movie "Handmade Nation" (2009) and has been interviewed on NPR and BBC Radio.