Stephanie Rothenberg

Emerging Fields, 2009

Stephanie Rothenberg is an interdisciplinary artist using performance, installation and networked media to create provocative public interactions. Mixing real and virtual spaces, her work explores the power dynamics between contemporary visions of utopia and real world economic, political and environmental factors. She has exhibited throughout the US and internationally in venues including LABoral in Gijon, Spain, MASS MoCA, the Sundance Film Festival and Transmediale. She is a recipient of numerous awards, most recently from the Harpo Foundation and Creative Capital. Residencies include the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Workspace and Eyebeam Art and Technology. Her work is in the collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art and has been widely reviewed including Artforum, Artnet, The Brooklyn Rail and Hyperallergic. She is Associate Professor in the Department of Art at SUNY Buffalo where she teaches courses in design and emerging technologies.

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Awards and Accomplishments


Rothenberg receives 2014-2014 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Workspace Residency


Rothenberg receives 2015 Santa Fe Art Institute Artist Residency -- Food Justice Thematic Residency


Rothenberg exhibits at Perspectives on Imaginary Futures, House of Electronic Arts, Basel, Switzerland (May-June 2014)


Rothenberg presents Time & Motion: Redfining Working Life at FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), Liverpool, UK


Rothenberg receives 2011 Harpo Foundation Grant

2008: Rothenberg receives the NYSCA Individual Artists Award