Sasha Rudensky is a Russian born photographer, whose work has been exhibited widely in the US, Europe, and Asia. Her debut solo show “Tinsel and Blue” was exhibited at Sasha Wolf gallery in NYC in 2016. Her work is held in a number of public collections including Musee de l’Elysee, Yale University Art Gallery, and Center of Creative Photography in Tuscon amongst others.
Sasha received her MFA from Yale University School of Art and BA from Wesleyan University. She was the recipient of the Ward Cheney Memorial Award from Yale University, Mortimer-Hays Brandeis Traveling Fellowship, Leica/Jim Marshall Award, and Jessup Prize from Wesleyan University. In 2013, Sasha was awarded the Aaron Siskind Individual Fellowship grant. She is a regular contributor to The New York Times Magazine. Her work has appeared in Aperture, Art Forum, The Guardian, Der Spiegel, The Times UK and others. She is an Associate Professor of Art at Wesleyan University, where she is the head of the photography program and is represented by Sasha Wolf Projects in New York City.
Artforum Critics’ Pick, June 2016