Stephanie Rothenberg is Assistant Professor of Visual Studies at SUNY Buffalo where she teaches courses in Communication Design and Emerging Practices. Stephanie received her MFA in 2003 from The Department of Film, Video and New Media at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Stephanie Rothenberg uses performance, video, and net-based media to create interactive situations that question relationships between individuals and socially constructed identities, lifestyles and public spaces. Rothenberg references corporate models and infrastructures in her pieces. She often merges the corporate models of advertisements with interactive, participatory experiences.
Rothenberg has lectured and exhibited in the US and internationally at venues including the Sundance Film Festival, ISEA, Zer01/01SJ Global Festival of Art on the Edge, Banff New Media Institute, Amsterdam International Film Festival, Hallwalls Media Art Center, ConFlux Festival, Interaccess Media Arts Center, Bent Festival, Chicago Underground Film Festival, Radiator Festival New Technology Art, Knitting Factory, Studio XX and the Central Academy of Fine Art in Beijing. Recent awards include a 2009 Creative Capital and a 2008 New York State Council on the Arts Individual Artist Award (NYSCA). She has been a resident at Eyebeam in NYC and at free103point9 Wave Farm.
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- "Stephanie Rothenberg: Blurring the lines between real and virtual, art and work," Feature article in City Paper, 2010