Sydney Southam (CA)

Sydney Southam (b. 1983) is an interdisciplinary artist working in video, film, photography, painting and installation. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Studies from the University of Toronto (2007) and her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design (2011). Often working with archival film footage, her work explores notions of trauma, memory, nostalgia and death. She was the 2010 winner of the Vice London Kopparberg Klash award for Film. She lives and works in Vancouver, Canada.