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SIENNA MARTZ is a Hudson Valley artist based in Kingston, New York. Martz concentrates on soft sculpture installations, fiber art, and wearable designs. She constructs her work through alternative material manipulation blended with traditional textile techniques—while strictly using cruelty-free, vegan materials. Martz has exhibited her work internationally in solo and group exhibitions; including in Seoul, South Korea; Rome, Italy; New York, NY; Brooklyn, NY; Los Angeles, CA; Philadelphia, PA; Providence, RI; and Woodstock, NY. Martz has been commissioned by international art museums, galleries, dance companies, musicians, and non-profit organizations.

Exhibitions //

  • 2019 “Kingston Design Connection Showhouse” - Kingston, New York

  • 2019 “Fantastic Fibers” ARTBAR Gallery - Kingston, New York

  • 2019 “Transfixed” Facets Of Earth - Kingston, New York

  • 2019 “Dance with Plants” 330 Gallery - Poughkeepsie, New York

  • 2019 “30 Under 30” Viridian Artists Gallery - New York, New York

  • 2019 “Explorations in form” CMA Gallery - Newburgh, New York

  • 2018 "Under Exposed Series" Dixon Place - New York, New York

  • 2018 "BITE ME" Burnette Gallery - Woodstock, New York 

  • 2017 "Pure Imagination" Art League of Lincoln - Lincoln, California

  • 2017 "Wearable Expressions" Palos Verdes Art Center - Rancho Palos Verdes, California

  • 2016 "Threads of Splendor" The Chung Young Yang Embroidery Museum - Seoul, South Korea

  • 2016 "State of Suspension" CAB Art Gallery at the University of North Carolina - Willmington, North Carolina

  • 2015 "Exposure" Trocadero Theater - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 2015 SLV + Daniel de Jesus live performance, Custom made costume, A Seed on Diamond Gallery - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 2014 "Wearable Art Inspiration in Thread" The Chung Young Yang Embroidery Museum - Seoul, South Korea

  • 2014 "Eco + Fashion" City Hall Art Gallery - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

  • 2013 "Intercellular Plasticity" Solo Exhibition, Stella Elkin's Gallery - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

  • 2013 "Generations XI: The Red/Pink Show" A.I.R. Gallery - Brooklyn, New York

  • 2013 "Water Cooler" Pop Up Gallery - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 2013 "La Crecita" Solo Exhibition, Temple University Gallery - Rome, Italy

  • 2012 "A.W.E." Pop Up Gallery - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 2012 "Launch at Space 102" Crane Arts Center - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 2012 "All Show" Stella Elkin's Gallery - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 2011 "Fibers and Materials Studies" Stella Elkin's Gallery - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 2008 "Program Show" Rhode Island School of Design Gallery - Providence, Rhode Island

  • “About Face” Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Los Angeles, California

 

Publications and Press //

  • 2019 The World of Interiors Magazine - September Issue - “Artists Impressions”

  • 2019 Artlet.io - “Artist Feature - Beyond Social Media”

  • 2018 Chronogram Magazine - "7 Hudson Valley Contemporary Artists to Watch Out for"

  • 2017 Fiber Art Now - "Emerging Artists 2016"

  • 2016 Google Arts and Culture - "The Chung Young Yang Embroidery Museum"

  • 2014 About.Me - "No Ordinary Sculpture Artist: Sienna Martz". Artist Interview

  • 2014 Surface Design Journal - "River of Red Silk", Korea's Chung Young Yang Embroidery Museum article

  • 2014 Seoul Sunday Magazine - 전통 수 놓은 의상 양조 현대 바보 의 영감

  • 2014 Temple News - "Tyler grad's wearable art featured abroad"

  • 2014 Tyler School of Art News- "Tyler Alum Sienna Martz featured in major museum in Seoul, South Korea"

  • 2013 Nimbus Literary and Arts Magazine - "Persephone Head Piece" (Cover Image)

 

Education //

  • 2013 Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Bachelors in Fine Art in Sculpture, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 2013 Temple University, Study Abroad Program, Rome, Italy

  • 2008 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island