Artist

Catherine Sarah Young
楊 佳 仁

Catherine Sarah Young is a Chinese-Filipina artist, designer, and writer born in Manila whose work explores emerging technologies and alternative futures through interactive storytelling and sensory experiences. She creates works that investigate nature, our role in nature, and the tensions between nature and technology, exploring themes such as climate change and sustainability, science policy and citizen science, feminism and participatory art, among others. She received her training in molecular biology from the University of the Philippines (magna cum laude), fine art from Barcelona, and interaction design from the School of Visual Arts NYC as a Fulbright scholar. Bodies of work include The Apocalypse Project, Future Rx, and Wild Science. She has an international exhibition, residency, and fellowship profile and has collaborated with scientists, companies, chefs, artists, think tanks, and museums around the world most recently around Southeast Asia, Uganda, and the Amazon.

 

Image credit: Rache Go

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