Biography

Carol Sawyer is a visual artist and singer working primarily with photography, installation, video, and improvised music. Since the early 1990’s her visual art work has been concerned with the connections between photography and fiction, performance, memory, and history. She performs regularly with her improvising ensemble ion Zoo (with whom she has released three CDs) and in other ad hoc improvising ensembles. Her work is represented by Republic Gallery, Vancouver. She has an upcoming solo exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery, Carol Sawyer: the Natalie Brettschneider Archive, which runs from late October 2017 to early February 2018.