STEPHanie ELYSE SHERMAN is A DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, CURATOR and SOCIAL DESIGN STRATEGIST.

WORKING within DESIGN, ART AND CULTURE, HER PROJECTS TRANSFORM outmoded SITES, systems, and SITUATIONS INTO PLATFORMS for co-production. 

HER proclivities include SOCIAL structures, OUTMODED SPACES, SPECULATIVE futures and ALL THINGS TRANSIT. HER TALENTS INCLUDE STORY DESIGN + WORDPLAY, insight + foresight PLANNING, team dynamics, ON-THE-FLY LOGISTICS, UX INTERACTIONS, and resource reallocation.  

SHE is CURRENTLY a Phd Candidate in Art PRACTICE at THE University of California san diego. HER PHD INVESTIGATES DESIGN + DESIRE IN THE PROCESS OF PLATFORMATION. She holds a BA in ENGLISH Literature from THE UNIVERSITY OF PennSYLVANIA AND an MA in CRITICAL THEORY from Duke.

HER WORK HAS BEEN SUPPORTED BY THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION FOR THE VISUAL ARTS, THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS, ARTPLACE AMERICA, THE OPEN SOCIETY FOUNDATIOn, THE KRESGE FOUNDATION, ARTMATTERS, AND more.

STEPHANIE WAS BORN IN NEW ORLEANS, travels incessantly, and calls LONDON home. 

 

* UPCOMING *

MAY 2018  RADIOEE.NET: EVERYTHING SPEAKING                      @ FORECAST FORUM HKW BERLIN                
MAY 2018  RADIOEE.NET DRIFT: pod save austria, vienna
SEP 2018  RADIOEE.NET @ ISTANBUL BIENNALE
NOv 2018  RADIOEE.NET: AUTO-PILOTO
          @ MONTALVO ART CENTER + SILICON VALLEY CA  


* organizations *

RADIOEE.NET
AN ONLINE, NOMADIC, MULTILINGUAL RADIO Station  
co-founder / co-producer / CO-HOST
INTERNATIONAL 2011-now

COMMON FIELD
A NATIONAL NETWORK OF ARTISTS ORGANIZATIONS
co-founder / co-director / organizer / DESIGNER
usA national 2014-2016

PROVISIONS LIBRARY
AN ART + SOCIAL CHANGE LIBRARY
research director / RESIDENCY curator
washington dc 2011-2014

KULTURPARK
AN ACTiVATION OF AN ABANDONED AMUSEMENT PARK
Co-FOUNDER / curator / producer
berlin 2010-2012
 
ELSEWHERE
A LIVING MUSEUM, RESIDENCY AND A COLLABORATIVE LABORATORY SET IN A FORMER THRIFT STORE
co-founder / CO-director
greensboro nc 2003-2012

 

projects *

CURRENT

PLANT / PLANT4
FORESIGHT STRATEGIST / EXPERIENCE DESIGNER
FT LAUDERDALE FL

COMPTON TRANSIT ORIENTED REDEVELOPMENT PLAN
ART + CULTURE ADVISOR
SOM ARCHITECTS
LOS ANGELES CA

AVON CINEMA
STRATEGIC PLAN
PROVIDENCE, RI

D:GP (DESIGN + GEOPOLITICS) 
collaborator
SAN DIEGO CA

THE DESIGN LAB / SAP
EXPERIENCE DESIGNER / STRATEGIST
PALO ALTO CA

PAST

cross-border initiative
curator / collaborator
SAN DIEGO CA

CROSSWALKS (A PLAY)
high desert test sites
writer/ COLLABORATOR
joshua tree ca

NEAR FUTURES
5x5 FESTIVAL
curator
washington DC

DESIGN FORWARD 
curator/ producer
san diego CA

SAVE STARLIGHT 
advisor / STRATEGIST / DESIGNER
san diego CA

MATERIALS + APPLICATIONS 
board OF DIRECTORS
LOS ANGELES CA

L'ESPRIT DE CORPS
HEADLANDS CENTER FOR THE ARTS
MARIN, CA

ICANN US STATE DEPARTMENT
TURKEY, ARMENIA, USA


* TEXTS *

the fordian slip: from plant to plantation
(essay in progress)

COMMONING THE FIELD
TERREMOTO MAGAZINE

TOOLS
FANFARE MAGAZINE, AMSTERDAM

manual for urban projection w/ ALI MOMENI
green lantern press

on surplus 
cabinet magazine

slaughter
catalog essay

new rural arts report 
field journal

elsewhere
THE storybook

KULTURPARK  
THE STORYBOOK

the case for space
provisions research JOURNAL

copy rights
provisions research JOURNAL

republic
provisions research JOURNAL

parks & passages
provisions research JOURNAL