Cynthia Greig

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Installation View, "Making Mischief" at Center Galleries, Detroit: Gallery Horizons, 4 Corners Chelsea, Rift (Detroit), 2015 Archival Pigment Prints Mounted On Dibond Dimensions Vary © Cynthia Greig, 2015
Growth Gravity, 2010 Videos And Photographs Variable © Cynthia Greig 2011
Nature Morte no. 4 (Still Life Inside Out), 2009 Color Photograph 40 X 50 Inches © Cynthia Greig
Four Corners (Chelsea), 2013 Archival Pigment Prints Mounted On Dibond 26 X 40 Inches © 2015 Cynthia Greig
Nature Morte 11 (candles/diptych) C Print
Representation #69 (globe), 2008 C Print 24" X 20" © Cynthia Greig courtesy of dnj Gallery
Rift (Detroit), installation view, Center Galleries, Detroit, 2015 Archival Pigment Prints Mounted On Dibond 20 X 95 X 2 Inches © 2015 Cynthia Greig
In Advance of an Exhibition (Galleryscape/Studioscape), 2014 Archival Pigment Prints 14 X 36 In. Each © Cynthia Greig, 2014
Gladstone—Jan Vercruysse: Works, 1990-2011 Archival Pigment Print Mounted On Dibond 14.5 X 22 Inches © Courtesy of the Artist and Fred Torres Gallery
© Cynthia Greig
Gallery Horizon (Matthew Marks), 2013 Archival Pigment Print On Dibond 14.5 X 22 Inches © 2015 Cynthia Greig
Installation View of "Artifact" and Threshold (Nigel Cooke/New York), Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto April 2016, 2015/2016 Paper, Drywall, Paint, Plexiglas And Pedestal And Archival Pigment Print Sculpture 56 X 12 X 12 In Photo: 24 X 35 Inches © Cynthia Greig 2016
Artifact, 2016 Paper, Drywall, Paint, Plexiglas Vitrine And Pedestal 56 X 12 X 12 Inches © Cynthia Greig 2016
Installation View, Gallery Horizons, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto April 2016, 2016 Archival Pigment Prints Mounted To Dibond 14.5 X 22 Inches Each © Cynthia Greig 2016
Quick Facts
Lives in
Detroit, Michigan
Works in
Detroit, Michigan
Representing galleries
mixed-media, installation, video-art, photography, conceptual

Cynthia Greig was born in Detroit, Michigan. She studied printmaking at Washington University and attended graduate programs in art history and photography at the University of Iowa and the University of Michigan where she received her MA and MFA respectively. She is the recipient of several major awards including the Light Work Artist Residency (2001), the Houston Center for Photography Fellowship (2003), and the Santa Fe Center for Photography Singular Image Award (2004). In 2015, Greig received a Visual Artist Fellowship from the Kresge Foundation.

Her photographs and videos have been exhibited internationally in galleries and museums, and are in the permanent collections of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, George Eastman Museum, Museum of Fine Art Houston, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Light Work Collection, Smith College Museum of Art, as well as corporate and private collections. An avid collector of 19th-century photographs, Greig also co-authored the book, Women in Pants: Manly Maidens, Cowgirls and Other Renegades (Harry N. Abrams, New York, 2003). Greig lives and works in metropolitan Detroit.


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