b. Columbus, Ohio, 1988 | based
on stolen Tongva land (also known as Los Angeles, USA)
MFA - UCLA Design Media Arts, Los Angeles, CA. 2019
BFA - The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL. 2010
Sara Drake is an artist using digital fabrication, 3D software, real-time animation, and video
as tools for reconfiguring narratives of power and control. Through independent research
and experimental narrative, her work critiques the influence that the defense industry, US militarization,
and histories of techno-optimism exert over our collective imaginaries of the future.
Currently a lead animator and 3D designer for Tender Claws.
Hosting the 3D working group Surface Tension.
Available for freelance.