Zoe Marieh Urness is an award-winning Alaskan Tlingit photographer whose work focuses on Indigenous communities. Drawing on her own childhood experience growing up with her traditional Tlingit culture, Urness is deeply passionate in sharing Indigenous narratives.
Zoe received her Bachelor of Arts from Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, CA and has presented work at Art Basel Miami, The Heard Market, the Santa Fe Indian market, and included in Mia’s exhibition Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists. She has also had exhibitions abroad in the United Kingdom as well as a traveling show in Russia. Urness is the recipient of the 2022 Sony Alpha Female+ grant, in support of her project, Indigenous Motherhood.