Claudia O'Steen

Name: Claudia O'Steen
Title: Associate Professor of Fine Arts
Education: M.F.A., Digital + Media, Rhode Island School of Design
B.F.A., Watkins College of Art, Design, and Film
Office: 254 McLaurin Hall
Phone: 803/323-2670
E-mail: osteenc@winthrop.edu
Web: https://claudiaosteen.com
Area(s): Expanded Media, New Media, Interdisciplinary Studies, Video Installation

Claudia O’Steen is an interdisciplinary artist whose work combines sculpture, video, installation, writing, & performance. Through her research-based practice, she examines navigation, exploration, perception, & failure. She creates languages to convey distance, scale, & direction, giving evidence to a process that has taken place & creates landscapes supplemented by scientific curiosity & human memory.

O’Steen is an Associate Professor of Fine Arts at Winthrop University. She received a BFA from Watkins College of Art & an MFA in Digital+Media at Rhode Island School of Design. She has exhibited both nationally & internationally at venues such as The Russian State Arctic and Antarctic Museum, Maajaam Estonia, apexart, Flux Factory, Ohio State University, Manifest Creative Research Gallery, & Atlanta Contemporary amongst others, & has been awarded residencies across the globe at Rabbit Island, Hambidge Center, Wassaic Project, Montalvo, The Arctic Circle, & The National Centre for Contemporary Art St. Petersburg, Russia.