About the Artist

Irja Bodén is a upstate New York artist, whose work examine themes of memory, home, and belonging. She received her BFA from SUNY Potsdam. Her work has been included in group and solo shows, including the Gibson Gallery at SUNY Potsdam, Frederic Remington Gallery, Lake Placid Art Center, Pleiades Gallery, Blue Mountain Art Center, Roxbury Gallery.  Her work is influence by places she has lived; Swedish Lapland, New York, and the Adirondack region. Using her life events as inspiration for work ranging from ceramics, painting, drawing, photography, machine embroidery and sculpture.