BIOGRAPHY

Sarah Michelle Riisager (b. 1990) is a Danish artist working in the field of photography, video and sculpture. From 2011 to 2013 she studied at Fatamorgana, The Danish School of Art Photography where her camera became a way for her to deal with the sorrow of losing her father shortly before. After graduating she moved to Scotland to study Fine Art Photography at the Glasgow School of Art for three years. Sarah’s work has been exhibited in Copenhagen (DK), Glasgow (UK), Edinburgh (UK), New York (US), Pingyao (CHN), Krakow (PL) and Arles (FR). In the summer of 2016 when she moved back to Copenhagen she was chosen to be part of the exhibition Young Danish Photography at The Centre of Photography and The Spring Exhibition at Charlottenborg, Copenhagen. In the summer of 2017 she exhibited her project Frozen during the prestigious photography festival Les Rencontres de la Photographie and Voies Off in Arles. Frozen also won a 2nd place during The Jill Todd Photographic Award in 2017. Since her project Girl has been exhibited at Street Level Photoworks in Glasgow and Ungt Rum in Copenhagen. Right now Frozen is exhibited in Inverness during Flow Photofest 2019.

CONTACT

MAIL
mail@sarahriisager.com

PHONE
(+45) 20 16 09 16

INSTAGRAM
@sarahriisager