Caroline Voagen Nelson is a new media artist working in animation, digital art, and installation. Nelson's practice has evolved from deconstructing environments in photomontage to creating animations inspired by American history and fabricated mythologies. Her work has been shown at Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Aperture Gallery, Ann Arbor Film Festival, Animasivo el Festival in Mexico City, Florida Film Festival, Filmarchiv Austria, and the Museum of the City of New York.
She received her BFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and MFA in Digital Art with a focus in Animation at Pratt Institute. She recently completed a nine month artist-in-residency at MWPAI art museum and will be working on her current film in production at MASS MoCA residency this summer.