Amy Todd :: Bio
Amy Todd received an undergraduate degree in Art Practice from the University of California, Berkeley before completing her graduate studies at the Rhode Island School of Design. She creates narrative works using photographic techniques with imagery derived from video. While most of her work has been personal in nature, exploring the emotional, relational, and historical/mnemonic aspects of familial relationships, she has also worked in depth with the temporal and psychological nature of place as exemplified in her work from time spent living in South Africa.
She has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions at a variety of art venues including, the California Museum of Photography, the Memorial Union Gallery at UC Davis, and the RISD Museum in Providence Rhode Island. Her work has won awards including the prestigious Award of Excellence given by the Rhode Island School of Design.
Amy Todd has taught at the San Francisco Art Institute, the University of California-Davis, the University of the Pacific, and the Rhode Island School of Design.
She lives and works in the San Francisco Bay Area.