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Sonja Dahl is an artist and researcher with a fluid, travel-fueled and collaboration-focused practice. A founding member of Craft Mystery Cult, she also belongs to the international artist collective The Poetic Everyman Project based out of Indonesia and Australia. She recently returned to the United States after an extended arts research project in Indonesia, funded by grants from the Fulbright Foundation and Asian Cultural Council. She carries an MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art, BFA from University of Oregon and BA from California Lutheran University. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, with recent shows at Bezirksmuseum Neubau, Vienna, Austria; The Darwin Visual Arts Association, Darwin NT, Australia; The Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR; Roots & Culture Contemporary Art Center, Chicago, IL; and The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH. Her writing is published with Carets and Sticks Contemporary Arts, Bad at Sports Contemporary Art Talk and Ox-Bow School of the Arts blog. Her residencies include Caldera, Sisters, OR; Far Lookout Writer’s Residency, Portland, OR; Summer Forum 2014, Joshua Tree, CA; ACRE, Steuben, WI; and Ox-Bow School of the Arts, Saugatuk, MI.