Collaborative Fellow 2015-2016
Ann Chen is a media artist and researcher based in New York. From 2014-15, she traveled across northwestern Canada documenting the impacts of oil and gas development projects on indigenous and non-indigenous communities through participatory mapping, sound, video and photography. She was a Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellow and visiting researcher in the English and Film Studies Department at the University of Alberta.
Her work has been supported by Recess, The 92nd Street Y Tribeca, NYU Gallatin Galleries and The New Museum. She was a former Executive Director of Triangle Arts Association and is the co-founder of Phats Valley Residency, a project of the Nomadic Department of the Interior (NDOI). She is an active member and organizer with Public Lab.