Kenzie Sitterud works as a multimedia artist and designer primarily producing immersive large-scale installations and designed experiences. Kenzie is the new art teacher at Rise Up Community School. Kenzie has their BFA in Communication design from Metropolitan State University of Denver.
Kenzie is an alumni at RedLine Contemporary Art Center’s Artist-in-Residence program. In recent years Kenzie is a Colorado Creative Industries and NEAA recipient and Most recently received a 2019 P.S. You are Here Grant through Denver Arts & Venues to complete a commissioned public project. In May 2019, Kenzie collaborated with The Denver Art Museum for an experimental take over the DAM for their Untitled Series.
Kenzie believes that education is the power to abolish systematic oppression. Kenzie is looking forward to bring their passion for art, activism and experience as a professional artist and designer to the students at Rise Up to help prepare them for a future outside of High School. Kenzie hopes to inspire intellectual growth in the students and self advocacy through art and art education.