Sydney Morris is a multimedia artist, photographer and Connecticut native. In 2012, she attended the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City with a concentration in Photography; continuing on to receive her BFA from the Hartford Art School at the University of Hartford in 2015.
In 2017, she began a residency within the Five Points Gallery Launchpad Program located in downtown Torrington.
This led to management of the new community gallery, the Five Points Annex, where she currently serves as a public relations liaison. Through her involvement with the gallery, she was hired to bring her skills and expertise to work at Eckert Fine Art, where she also currently serves as the Gallery Manager.
In addition to her affiliations with Eckert Fine Art and Five Points Gallery, she has long been embroiled in the world of digital media marketing. She currently works for a renowned art supply distributor and manufacturer as a brand manager and digital media specialist.
Exhibitions, Awards + Speaking Engagements
2018 Moderator, Artist Panel at Five Points Gallery, Torrington, CT.
InSight. Five Points Annex Gallery, Torrington, CT.
And By Necessity. Melanie Carr Gallery, Essex, CT.
Theory. Five Points Annex Gallery, Torrington, CT.
Focus Under Forty. Rowayton Arts Center, Rowayton, CT.
New New. Five Points Annex Gallery, Torrington, CT.
2017 Five Points Gallery HAS Launchpad Artist. Torrington, CT.
2014 Punctum. Silpe Gallery, West Hartford, CT.
2013 Hartford Art School Assistant Dean's Scholarship
Hartford Art School Alumni Grant
2008 Silver Key Award in Video Production. Scholastic Art Awards at University of Hartford.
University of Hartford - Hartford Art School Graduates Collaborate and Exhibit at Renowned Connecticut Gallery
Litchfield County Times - Launchpad artists find pathway to success at the Annex
Litchfield County Times - Five Points Annex Opens ‘Theory’
Northwest Connecticut Arts Council - “New New”: the first Five Points Annex show
Greenwich Time - Torrington gallery show, ‘Theory’ opens June 19