Adrienna Matzeg (NSCAD) currently studies in Halifax, Nova Scotia at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University. Adrienna studied ballet and contemporary dance at Canada's National Ballet School, and after graduating, went to Halifax to begin her BFA in Photography. Her photography practice revolves around the investigation of loss and the notion that objects carry a trace of someone’s past. In her most recent work she documents the products, spaces and people behind the scenes of the funeral industry. Adrienna works primarily with digital and experiments with the physical manipulation of photographs.
Adrienna Matzeg, Flower Heart from the series Why do we have Funerals?, 2014, Inkjet Print, 8"x12" (15.2 cm x 30.5 cm)