Amanda Marchand


Amanda Marchand is a Canadian, Brooklyn-based photographer and writer. Through the poetics of landscape, her work explores the human condition and feminine sublime.

Amanda is a MacDowell and a Headlands Center for the Arts Fellow. She has also attended residencies at the Hermitage Artist Retreat (2017, 2018), the Studios at MASS MoCA (2016), The Bakery Photo Collective (2016), as well as Hewnoaks in Maine and Arteles Creative Center in Finland.

A permanent installation of her work featuring Night Garden and Because the Sky is on view at the MUHC Glen Hospital in Montreal. "The Book of Hours" will be published by Datz Press Spring 2018, and the monograph Night Garden was published by Datz Press, 2015. Honors include - "Curator's Choice" at Santa Fe's CENTER Choice Awards, "Honorable Mention" for the C4FAP "Center Forward" exhibition (2015), grants from DogGone Foundation, a grant from the Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Quebec, and the San Francisco Art Institute Graduate Fellowship Award. Her series 415/514 was published by Edition One Studios in 2009. She has exhibited nationally and internationally and is represented by Traywick Contemporary, with work in private and public collections. Amanda is also the author of the book of fiction, without cease the earth faintly trembles (DC Books, 2003) awarded "Critic's Pick" by NOW Magazine. Amanda holds an MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute. (Photo credit, Karina Puente)