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Sophie Kahn is a Brooklyn based Australian digital artist. She earned a BA (Hons) in Fine Art/History of Art at Goldsmiths College, University of London; a Graduate Certificate in Spatial
Information Architecture from RMIT University, Melbourne; and an MFA in Art and Technology Studies at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she was awarded a full tuition
Trustee scholarship. She has exhibited her artwork in New York, Los Angeles, London, Paris, Sydney,Tokyo,
Osaka, Seoul and Beijing. Recent exhibitions include 'Rodin and the Contemporary Figurative Tradition' at the Frederik Meijer Sculpture Gardens; 'New Romantics'at Eyebeam Art and Technology Center, New York; and The Real Fake 2.0, Bronx Art Space, New York.
Sophie has taught in the Department of Digital Arts at Pratt Institute as a Visiting Associate Professor, and at Columbia College, Chicago, as a visiting instructor. She has recently
completed residencies at the NARS Foundation and at the Museum of Arts and Design, both in New York City. Her work has been featured in numerous festivals including Zero1 Biennale, Transmediale, and the Japan Media Arts festival. Her video work has been screened on large urban screens on four continents with the Streaming Museum. Sophie's work has been supported by the Australia Council for the Arts, EMPAC (the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic) and other private and public funding bodies. She is a 2011 New York Foundation for the Arts Digital and Electronic Arts Fellow.