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Catharine Czudej

Born in 1985, Johannesburg, South Africa

Lives and works in New York City, United States


Constructing another approach to reality, mixed-media artist Catharine Czudej destabilizes and displaces common objects and conventions with a humorous approach. By inverting and manipulating the familiar, she makes sculptures, installations, paintings and films, with an often unnatural and absurd feel. Czudej’s work radiates playfulness by, for example, creating paintings from soap and sculpting furniture from crafted pretzels, finishing it with salt. The surreal narratives and joke-like associ...Read more