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Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sandra’s work was selected, out of 2600 entries, to be included in the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition, “The Outwin 2019 American Portraiture Today”, opening this October in Washington, DC.

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Exhibitions and collaborations coming this summer/fall: 

Anthony Overton School Portraits and Stories Project: More info to come!

Steinbrecher spent time shooting photos last year at Alain Locke Charter School in East Garfield Park for CPS Lives, a city-wide photography project with Chicago artists sharing stories of Chicago Public Schools.  There are plans to collaborate with DCASE, libraries, and parks on exhibitions.  
More info to come!

Overton Stories
Watch this one minute video about Sandra’s portrait project in collaboration with Creative Grounds at the former Anthony Overton School.

Visit Creative Grounds to learn more about this and other projects at Creative Grounds and Borderless Studio.

Video: On The Real Film

Recent Exhibitions

  • Go Do Good / Chicago Photography Collective, Group Show, 2011

  • Two Schools A Photo Diary / Chicago
    Photography Collective, Two Person Show, 2010

  • Vietnam, Solo Exhibition, Chicago Public Library, 2010

  • Vietnam, Solo Exhibition, Battrell Gallery, 2009

Quick Glance

This one minute video montage features Sandra Steinbrecher's photography work, documenting public education and the arts.

Original music composition, Red Moon, by the band, Whitney. www.whitneytheband.com

Press

View this   short clip   from the national docu-series  Chicagoland , featuring several of Sandra's black and white photos of Fenger High School.

View this short clip from the national docu-series Chicagoland, featuring several of Sandra's black and white photos of Fenger High School.

Read this article in The Daily Illini about education
awareness and Sandra's photo exhibition.

Steinbrecher Showcases Education
Read this article about Steinbrecher's recent
exhibition at Grinnell College.