Isla Hansen


Isla Hansen is an artist working to reinterpret and complicate the relationship between the human body and technological progress. Her solo and collaborative installations, systems, and performances have been exhibited at the Akron Art Museum, the Columbus Museum of Art, MOCA Cleveland, the Hammer Museum, the Parrish Art Museum, Guild Hall Center for Visual and Performing Arts, and the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. Isla has been the recipient of a Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Residency, the Dedalus Foundation Master of Fine Arts Fellowship, and Frank-Ratchye Fund for Art at the Frontier grants from The Studio for Creative Inquiry. Isla has taught in the department of Design Media Arts at UCLA, and currently teaches sculpture, installation, and systems in the School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University.