A native of Sweden, Kris Davidson spent the first half of her childhood in the Scandinavian subarctic and the second half in Texas. After 15 years as an editorial photographer, Kris is now a full-time lens-based artist. With an immigrant gaze, she considers the American experience, focusing on storytelling across the past, present, and future. She uses collage and mixed media on photographic prints to explore storytelling and memory across deep time.
Kris’s photography has been published in National Geographic, Lonely Planet Traveler, and many others. Before becoming a photographer, Kris worked as a branding professional for eight years in the San Francisco Bay area. Kris is also an educator, having worked with National Geographic Society and the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.
Kris has a BA from Loyola University in New Orleans. She is based near Seattle, Washington.