CLAUDIA KUNIN GALLERY

Artist Statement

Internationally acclaimed for her work addressing the intersection of memory, history, and spirit, Claudia Kunin creates 3-D photographic montages. Her most recent work transposes these stills into moving imagery, reanimating her family’s journey from war-torn Europe to America

For her 3D animated short “Spectre of Memory," she received the prize for Best Experimental Film at the 2014 BeFilm Festival in New York. She also received the Ray Zone Award for Innovation, as well as taking 2nd place overall in the 2014 Los Angeles 3D Film Festival.

Her art has been extensively published, as well as receiving numerous awards. Previous exhibitions at various prestigious institutions include the Annenberg Space for Photography, the Museum of Photographic Arts, and the Museum of Jurassic Technology.

Ms. Kunin’s work is in the permanent collections of the Smithsonian, the Getty Research Institute, and the Museum of Photographic Arts. Her archive will be housed in the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum of American History Photographic Collection.

Claudia Kunin