Sabine Schmidt is an award-winning photographer, writer, and translator. Originally from Germany, she is now based in Fayetteville, Arkansas. She has translated books by Wynton Marsalis and Henry Chancellor and translates regularly for the German edition of National Geographic. Her writing has appeared in many publications in the U.S. and Germany. In photography and writing, her work is centered on understandings of house, home, rootedness, and wandering.
She is represented by Fenix Fayetteville. Schmidt is included in the 2017-2018 Registry of the Arkansas State Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts and is listed with the Arkansas Arts Council Artist Registry. She was named one of Ten Artistic People to Watch in 2016 by the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. One of the winners of the Art in Its Natural State competition, she created an outdoor piece that will be displayed at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute in central Arkansas from April 2018 to April 2019.