Electrical Engineer Barbie

Sydney Krause ( Electric Engineer Barbie ) started her career as a fashion designer and has worked in both Los Angeles and NYC in this field. Currently she makes videos, she directs, art directs, costume designs, edits, and produces.  She is most known for her work with Rainbow Dream Cloud, a small business which she runs out of her studio. 

Her works feature coincidental, accidental and unexpected connections while respecting art history and, even better, by complementing it. By using popular themes such as sexuality, reflection and light, she touches various overlapping themes and strategies. Several reoccurring subject matter can be recognized, such as the relation with popular culture and media, working with repetition, illumination, provocation and the investigation of the process of expectations. Her works often refers to pop and mass culture. Creating a world where light-heartedness rules and where rules are undermined.

Sydney Krause currently lives and works in Montreal.