Bio/CV

Natascha Seideneck was born in Germany, grew up in England and now lives in Denver, Colorado. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Art at Metro State University of Denver and holds a BFA with a concentration in photography from MSUDenver and a MFA, with emphasis in photography and digital media, from Tufts University, Boston. Her work is interdisciplinary; often engaging in experimental processes that integrate still and time based visual technologies. Natascha has exhibited her artwork nationally and produced numerous site - specific artworks, often collaborating with artists, designers and architects. 

Selected Exhibitions

2018- After Nature: The Age of the Anthropocene, The Lakewood Heritage Center, Lakewood, CO

2018- Pink Progression, Denver Central Library, Denver, CO

2018- Pink Progression, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO

2018- There, Here, Near, The Boulder Museum, Boulder, CO

2018- After Nature: The Age of the Anthropocene, Seidel City, Boulder, CO

2017- Art and Conflict, Arvada Center, Arvada, CO

2017- Waterline: A Creative Exchange, curated by Cecily Cullen, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO

2017- Water and the Sounding Sirens II, curated by Nghi Phan, Sherman Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

2017- Collective Nouns, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO

2016 - Reinventing The Image, curated by Tim Vacca. Museum of Outdoor Arts, Englewood, CO

2016 - Sounding Sirens, curated by Nghi Phan, Sherman Gallery, San Francisco CA 

2016 - Evanescence, California Institute for Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA     

2015 - South West Voices, Society for Photographic Education, Republic Plaza, Denver, CO

2015 - More than Just Friends, Ironton Studios, Denver, CO

2014 - Omnis International, Minan Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2014 - Heads of Hydra, Carmen Wiederhoefen Gallery, Denver, CO

2014 - Making Contact, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO

2013 - Photo-synth, Society for Photographic Education, Republic Plaza, Denver, CO

2013 - Seen/Unseen, Month of PhotographyHinterland, Denver, CO

2009 - Interpreting The Political Landscape, Anderson Ranch, Aspen, CO

2009 - Collective Nouns, Center for Visual Arts, Denver, CO

2008 - Digital Nature, Denver Botanical Gardens, Denver, CO

2005 - The Metro Effect, Center for Visual Arts, Denver, CO

2004 - XO, Aikman Gallery, Tufts University, Medford, MA

2004 - Google-ing the Real, Judi Rothenberg Gallery, Boston, MA

2004 - This is for Real: War and the Contemporary Audience, SAC Gallery, SUNY, Stony Brook, NY

2003 - Manifest 2003, Copley Society, Boston, MA

2003 - Better Homes and Guardians, Harvard Adams Art Space, Cambridge, MA

2003 - Mechanized Vision, P&G Contemporary, Denver, CO

2000 - Natom Collaborations, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, Fort Collins, CO

2000 - The Fourth Colorado/Wyoming Biennial, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, FC, CO

2000 - Contemporary Colorado: Transformations of Tradition, The Art Center, Grand Junction, CO

Commissioned Works

2016 - Uncanny Territory, Site-specific installation in collaboration with Arch II, Boulder, CO

2016 - Uncanny Territory, Site-specific installation Soma Logic, Boulder, CO

2012 - Satellite Series, Spring Hill Suites, Denver, Denver, CO

2011 - Horizons, Colorado State University Behavioral Science Building, Fort Collins, CO

2009 - Infinite Horizons, Public Art Project, Denver International Airport, CO

Curatorial

2017 - Presence, co - curator with Cecily Cullen and Leila Armstrong, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO

2013 - Fashion/Culture, Colorado Photographic Arts Center with Denver Arts and Venues, Denver, CO

2014 - Fashion/Culture 2.0, Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver Public library, Denver, CO

2011 - Constructing Narratives, P&L Gallery, Denver, CO

2010 - Circle of light: Photo exhibition for Colorado Cornea Bank, Artwork/Network Denver, CO

Collaborations    

2017 - Ghost Ship of The State: an Opera in one act, Seidel City, Boulder, CO

2017 – The Great Shout, 24 hours of Social Engagement, Redline, Denver, CO

Community

2017 - Present - President of the Board, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

2015 - Portfolio Reviewer, Redline, Month Of Photography, Denver, CO

2014 - Present - Member, Tank Studio, Denver, CO

2014 - Fashion/Culture, Colorado Photographic Arts Center fundraiser with MSUD, Denver, CO

2013 - Fashion/Culture, Colorado Photographic Arts Center fudraiser  with DAV, Denver, CO

2012 - Exhibition Committee, Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO

2010 - Selection Committee for public art, Denver International Airport, City and County of Denver

2010 - Circle of light: Photo exhibition for Colorado Cornea Bank, Artwork/Network, Denver, CO

2004 - Visiting Artist, Centennial High School, International Baccalaureate Program, Denver, CO

Select Lectures/Presentations

2018 - Artist lecture, After Nature: The Age of the Anthropocene, Lakewood Heritage Center, CO

2017 - Artist lecture, Waterline: a Creative Exchange, Center for Visual Arts, Denver, CO

2016 - Artist lecture, Evanescence, California Institute for Integral Studies. San Francisco. CA

2011 - Artist lecture, Collective Nouns, Center for Visual Arts, Denver, CO

2010 - Artist lecture, Philanthropic Educational Organization, Denver, CO

2011 - Artist Lecture, The Art of Applying to Public Art Projects, Denver Arts and Venues, Denver, CO

2003 - Artist lecture- Subjectivity in Technology and Culture, Museum of Fine Arts, with M.E Strom,                    Graham Harwood, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer and Leah Gilliam.

2001 - Artist Lecture Salon 20+10, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO

Reviews

2017 - Michael Paglia, Westword, “Arvada’s Art & Conflict loaded with Piece Makers “, October 11th, 

2017 - Michael Paglia, Westword, “Collective Nouns Rates an A”, January 11th, 2017.

2015 - Heather Pastorias, Metrosphere,“ A Familiar Face inspires New Visions”, November 19th, 2015.

2014 - Charlie Price, “Beauty Underground”, Artist profile, May 12th, 2014, P-68-69.

2008 - MJ Morgan, “Terminal Talent”, 5280 Magazine, August 2008, P-38.

Selected Web publications

2017 - Michael Paglia, Westword ” Grim Forcasts in Waterline, Propagate at CVA”, September 13th.http://www.westword.com/arts/center-for-visual-arts-at-msu-displays-liquid-assets-in-two-new-shows-9470090

2017 - Strange Fire Collective – Q&A with Hamidah Glasgow, July 28th, http://www.strangefirecollective.com/qa-natascha-seideneck/

2017- Westword – Susan Froyd “100 Colorado Creatives 4.0” July 27th, http://www.westword.com/arts/photographer-natascha-seideneck-take-on-the-water-crisis-at-cva-9300565

2017- One Good Eye – Rupert Jenkins, “At CVA: Beyond the news bubble.”, February 17th, http://onegoodeyeonline.com/2017/02/24/cva-middle-east-photo-denver/

2016 - Lensculture – Tomiko Jones on “ Uncanny Territory”, January 3rd 2016.http://lenscratch.com/2016/01/natascha-seideneck-uncanny-territory/

2014 - Crave Magazine – interview, September 26th, http://cravemagazinedenver.com/culmination-fashion-culture-photography/

2014 - “Fashion/Culture- at CPAC”, l’Oiel de la Photographic, November 21st, 2014.

2013 - Abobe Airstream- “Month of Photography”-Leanne Goebel, May, http://adobeairstream.com/art/month-of-photography-denver/

2013 - le Journal de la Photographie, “Month of Photography”, March 19th, 2013.

2012 - The Denver Creative, “The Disaster Archive”, November 28th, https://thedenvercreative.wordpress.com/2012/11/29/natascha-seideneck-disaster-archive/

2011- E-Flux, Agency of Unrealized Projects, December 5th, 2011.http://e-flux.com/aup/page/110/?img=1&rnd=0#

2010 - Huffington Post, “Eye Bank Showcases a Photography Exhibit….” November 19th, https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/rocky-mountain-lions-eyebank_n_786267.html?utm_hp_ref=colorado

Radio / TV

2017 - TV Rocky Mountain PBS, Arts DistrictPresence; Reflections on The Middle East.

2010 - Colorado Public Radio Interview, “Colorado Matters”, Circle of light.

Permanent Collections

Ramble Hotel, Denver, CO

California Institute for Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA

Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Spring Hill Suites, Denver, CO

Arch 11, Boulder, CO

John Reynolds Properties, Denver, CO

Kentwood Properties, Denver, CO

Soma logic, Boulder, CO