Carrie Schneider is a Brooklyn-based artist working in photography and film. Her work has been shown at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki; the Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh; Trondheim Academy of Fine Art, Norway; Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen; The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; santralistanbul, Istanbul; Galerķa Alberto Sendros, Buenos Aires; and the California Museum of Photography, among other venues. She received a Joan Mitchell Foundation Residency Fellowship, a Jerome Foundation NYC Film/Video Grant, and is the recipient of a 2015 Creative Capital Award. Carrie has participated in residencies with artist Rineke Dijkstra and with her longtime collaborator, choreographer Kyle Abraham. She attended Carnegie Mellon University (BFA), The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (MFA), the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and the Kuvataideakatemia (Finnish Academy of Fine Arts) in Helsinki, as a Fulbright Fellow. Carrie will participate in the Whitney Independent Study Program in 2015 – 2016.