Speaking of Making is AIR Serenbe’s ongoing series of investigations & conversations about work and the creative process.
Join us as we take a closer look at the work of Sarah Hobbs. Hobbs is the 2016 recipient of The Walker Evans Focus Fellowship. This award from AIR Serenbe (the artist in residence program at Serenbe) supports an artist photographing the American South. *This fellowship generously funded by the ICU Fund: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta.
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Sarah Hobbs’s work is an ongoing exploration of the neurotic tendencies that exist in us all. She grew up in Columbus, Georgia and holds a BA in Art History and an MFA in Photography from the University of Georgia, Athens. She lives and works in Atlanta. Her work is included in the permanent collections of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Brooklyn Museum of Art, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, and the Sir Elton John Collection, among others. Hobbs’s work was featured in a solo exhibition at the Knoxville Museum of Art as well as Silver Eye Center for Photography in Pittsburgh, PA. Her work has been included in several group shows across the country. Her first monograph, Small Problems in Living, was published in 2012.
Learn more about Sarah's work: sarahhobbs.net