The Balcony @ London Gold in Scottsdale is excited to announce that it is hosting the incredible work of artist Claire A. Warden. Join the artist for a special Artist’s Reception, which will be held on Thursday, April 26th from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. If you can’t make it to the reception, the exhibition will be on view during regular London Gold Scottsdale business hours until May 26th.
Claire A. Warden is a Canadian artist now working in Phoenix. Claire's work explores intersecting ideas of identity, the other, and the psychology of knowledge and power. The constructed photograph is integral to her arts practice. She received her BFA in Photography and BA in Art History from Arizona State University.
Claire’s work has been exhibited in the United States and abroad including solo exhibitions of Mimesis at the Center for Fine Art Photography, the Colorado Photographic Arts Center and Art Intersection. She has participated in group exhibitions at the Griffin Museum of Photography, Rayko Photo Center, Sous Les Etoiles Gallery, Division Gallery in Toronto, Agripas 12 Gallery in Jerusalem, Galería Valid Foto in Barcelona and Students’ City Cultural Center Gallery in Belgrade. She received an Artist Research and Development Grant from the Arizona Commission on the Arts, an Individual Artist Grant Award supported by the Creative Capacity Fund and the Contemporary Forum Artist Grant. She has been named LensCulture's Top 50 Emerging Talents, Photo Boite’s 30 Under 30 Women Photographers, a Critical Mass finalist and a Photobook Melbourne Photo Award finalist. Her work has been featured in Real Simple magazine, The HAND Magazine, Common Ground Journal, Prism Magazine, Diffusion Magazine and a forthcoming publication by PYLOT Magazine. Claire was awarded an artist residency through the Alfred and Trafford Klots International Program for Artists in France, completed a yearlong residency at Art Intersection in Arizona in 2015 and was a 2016 Artist-In-Residence at the Center for Photography at Woodstock.