STEPHanie SHERMAN is a NEW ORLEANS BORN, LONDON-BASED DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, CURATOR, AND WRITER WORKING ACROSS DESIGN, art AND CULTURE.


STEPHANIE DESIGNS AND DEVELOPS PROJECTS AND organizations THAT REPROGRAM outmoded SITES, systems, and Surplus AS PLATFORMS FOR CO-PRODUCTION. THESE PLATFORMS HARNESS STORIES AND STRATEGIES TO PROPOSITION AND instantiate OTHER ORDERS, FROM PRESCIENT PRESENTS TO FAR FLUNG FUTURES.

THESE DAYS, SHE’S ESPECIALLY INTO MOBILE PLATFORMS, MEDIA CHANNELS, AND SUPER-SMART TRANSPORTATION.

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HCI WORKSHOP, WATSONVILLE CA JUNE 2019
WASH, MIAMI AUG 2019
DRIVING STIMULATOR, UC SAN DIEGO CALIT2, OCT 2019



FOUNDING DIRECTION
SUPERVISIONS (A SOCIO-SPECULATIVE DESIGN STUDIO)
RADIOEE.NET (AN ONLINE NOMADIC TRANSLINGUAL RADIO STATION)
COMMON FIELD (AN INDEPENDENT ARTS ORGANIZING NETWORK)
PROVISIONS (A RESIDENCIES + RESEARCH SOCIAL CHANGE AGENCY)
KULTURPARK (AN ACTIVATION OF AN ABANDONED BERLIN AMUSEMENT PARK)
ELSEWHERE (A LIVING MUSEUM FROM A FORMER SURPLUS STORE)


CURATION

DESIGN FORWARD SAN DIEGO
NEAR FUTURES 5x5 FESTIVAL, WASHINGTON DC
ARGO, ISTANBUL DESIGN BIENNALE
TRANSMISSAO FORDLANDIA, APEX ART NYC + AMAZONIA BRAZIL
AUTOPILOTO, MONTALVO ART CENTER SAN JOSE
AGUAS ALTAS, MIAMI-DADE DEPT OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS
CICLO, MIAMI UNDERLINE
SOLARIO, POLLOCK GALLERY DALLAS
THE CASE FOR SPACE, WASHINGTON DC
COPY RIGHTS, WASHINGTON DC
REPUBLIC, WASHINGTON DC
PARKS & PASSAGES, DUPONT UNDERGROUND + GOETHE INSTITUTE DC CROSSWALKS, HIGH DESERT TEST SITES
L’ESPRIT DE CORPS, HEADLANDS ART CENTER


TEXTS
”THE FORDIAN SLIP: FROM PLANT TO PLANTATION” (FORTHCOMING)
ARTIST HOUSING GUIDELINES, CITY OF BOSTON (FORTHCOMING)
ELSEWHERE THE STORYBOOK
ON SURPLUS, CABINET MAGAZINE
TOWARDS A COMMONS, TERREMOTO MAGAZINE
STRAGEDY OF THE MASTER, CATALOG FOR SPINELLO PROJECTS
MANUAL FOR URBAN PROJECTION, GREEN LANTERN PRESS
RURAL ARTS SEMINAR REPORT, FIELD JOURNAL
EQUIPO, FANFARE MAGAZINE
SLAUGHTER, CATALOG FOR UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY UC SAN DIEGO


COLLABORATION + CONSULTATION
D:GP DESIGN + GEOPOLITICS W / BENJAMIN BRATTON
UC SAN DIEGO DESIGN LAB W / DON NORMAN
UCSD CROSS-BORDER INITIATIVE W/ TEDDY CRUZ
MIT MEDIA LAB CITY SCIENCE, BOSTON
STARLIGHT THEATER SAN DIEGO
MATERIALS & APPLICATIONS LOS ANGELES
SOM ARCHITECTS LOS ANGELES
HYUNDAI MOTORS
SAP DESIGN, PALO ALTO
PLANT4TMRW, FT LAUDERDALE
AVON CINEMA, PROVIDENCE


LECTURES (SELECTED)
STRELKA INSTITUTE NEW NORMAL, MOSCOW
MINNEAPOLIS COLLEGE OF ART + DESIGN
TATE BRITAIN, LONDON
WORLD DESIGN SUMMIT, MONTREAL
NEON FOUNDATION, ATHENS
DUKE UNIVERSITY
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY
CCA, SAN FRANCISCO
BAUHAUS UNIVERSITY, WEIMAR


SUPPORT
THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION FOR THE VISUAL ARTS
NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS
OPEN SOCIETY FOUNDATION
KRESGE FOUNDATION
ARTMATTERS INC.
NC ARTS COUNCIL
BUDDY TAUB FOUNDATION
UCSD INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS
ICANN US STATE DEPARTMENT


EDUCATION
PHD CANDIDATE, ART + DESIGN, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO
MA CRITICAL THEORY, DUKE UNIVERSITY
BA LITERATURE, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA

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