Circe Strauss

Title: Tree Spirits

Description: Watch the spirits face dance in the tree branches overhead.

Bio: Circe Strauss worked as a special effects technician for the movie industry in the 80’s and early 90’s in Los Angeles.  She worked on 14 feature films, plus dozens of commercials and one children’s show.  She moved to Charlottesville in the mid-90’s and retrained as a programmer.  She combines both mechanical special effects and computer skills in her art. Her first gallery show was last July at the Iridian Gallery. Link: http://diversityrichmond.org/events/calendar/transit-light-installations-by-circe-strauss.html