Profile: Sarah Comfort Artist Last Update:January 27, 2019

Sarah Comfort, Untitled from series Uncanny Valley, 2016, hand-dyed RC silver print, 8"x10".

Sarah Comfort is an artist based in Toronto, ON. Her work explores the relationship between images and their material forms, often using photographic media in combination with other processes including printmaking, drawing, textiles and collage.

Sarah has an MFA in Studio Art from Concordia University and undergraduate degrees in Studio Art and Art History from Emily Carr University and York University. Studio residencies at the Banff Centre, Banff AB; Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL; Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT; Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY; MASS MoCA/Maker’s Mill, North Adams MA; Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography, Toronto, ON. Recent exhibitions at Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; Form and Concept, Sant Fe, NM; Collar Works, Troy, NY; Gallery 44 Member’s Gallery, Toronto, ON.

Selected Work

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Sarah Comfort, Untitled from series Uncanny Valley, 2016, hand-dyed RC silver print, 8 Sarah Comfort, 2017, Untitled (Ovals), photopolymer etching, collage; untitled (Ovals), 2017, RC silver print, 7 Sarah Comfort, work from series F(lossy), 2010, electronic jacquard, installation view. Sarah Comfort, Untitled (F(lossy)), 2010, electronic jacquard, 9
Sarah Comfort, Untitled (Blue Drawings), 2017, photopolymer etching with mixed media on paper; Untitled (Blue Drawings) photopolymer etching, 12 Sarah Comfort, Untitled (Blue Drawings), 2016, cyanotype on paper; Untitled (Blue Drawings), 2016, cyanotype on paper, 12 Sarah Comfort, Untitled, 2017, collage with cyanotype and cotton board, 18 Sarah Comfort, Untitled (Blue Drawings), 2016, cyanotype on paper; Untitled (Blue Drawings), 2016, cyanotype on paper, 12
Sarah Comfort, Untitled (Anaglyphs), 2017, cyanotype with acrylic on paper; Untitled (Anaglyphs), 2017, cyanotype with acrylic on paper, 12

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