Sonja Schenk was born and raised in Los Angeles. She began with video installations and has since turned to painting and sculpture. She recently had solo exhibitions at the Museum of Art and History (MOAH) in Lancaster, CA and the Prescott College Art Gallery in Arizona. She created a commissioned outdoor sculpture for Porch Gallery in Ojai and a site-specific installation for the 2017 Joshua Treenial at Boxo Projects. She was artist-in-residence at Shasta-Whiskeytown National Park and also at the McKeon Center for Creativity in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She has shown work in Japan, Switzerland, and Finland.
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