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


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

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FOUNDING DIRECTION:
SUPERVISIONS (A SOCIO-SPECULATIVE DESIGN STUDIO)
RADIOEE.NET (ONLINE NOMADIC TRANSLINGUAL RADIO STATION)
COMMON FIELD (AN INDEPENDENT ARTS ORGANIZING NETWORK)
PROVISIONS LIBRARY (RESIDENCIES + RESEARCH FOR SOCIAL CHANGE) ELSEWHERE (A LIVING MUSEUM FROM A FORMER THRIFT STORE)


CURATION
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DESIGN FORWARD SAN DIEGO / KULTURPARK BERLIN / NEAR FUTURES DC COMMISSION ON THE ARTS + HUMANITIES / ARGO, ISTANBUL DESIGN BIENNALE / TRANSMISSAO FORDLANDIA, APEX ART NYC + AMAZONIA / 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:
ARTIST HOUSING GUIDELINES, CITY OF BOSTON (FORTHCOMING) / ON SURPLUS, CABINET MAGAZINE / TOWARDS A COMMONS, TERREMOTO MAGAZINE / STRAGEDY OF THE MASTER, SPINELLO PROJECTS / MANUAL FOR URBAN PROJECTION, GREEN LANTERN PRESS / RURAL ARTS SEMINAR REPORT, FIELD JOURNAL / EQUIPO, FANFARE MAGAZINE


COLLABORATION: D:GP DESIGN + GEOPOLITICS / UCSD DESIGN LAB / MIT MEDIA LAB / UCSD CROSS-BORDER INITIATIVE / STARLIGHT THEATER / MATERIALS & APPLICATIONS

CONSULTATION: SOM ARCHITECTS / HYUNDAI MOTORS / SAP DESIGN / PLANT4TMRW / AVON CINEMA


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


SUPPORT: THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION / 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, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA / MA CRITICAL THEORY, DUKE UNIVERSITY / BA LITERATURE, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA