Samantha Persons is an interdisciplinary artist, who is currently working towards her MFA in Sculpture/New Media at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She received her BFA at the Kansas City Art Institute, as well as studying internationally at the International Ceramic Studio in Kescskemet, Hungary. Her work is heavily engaged in issues of personal autonomy and social agency, individualism, and gendered space and materiality. She makes immersive installations that incorporate built shelters, complex written narratives, props, sound and video.

Elsewhere Project | A place for lost bois and girls