Amanda Yamasaki is an artist, educator and developer working at the intersection of art and technology. Through her work, she researches the implications of systems, structures, and networks of communication to contextualize both private and public spaces. This research manifests in collaborative objects and systems for inclusive civic engagements.
Yamasaki has presented works at spaces such as the Museum of Contemporary Art of Chicago, the Salone del Mobile, Milan, and Northwestern University. Her work has been included in the collections of the Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP), and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has been featured on platforms such as Core77, ChicagoMag, and as a highlight from the 2017 Milan Design Week by Design Milk. Yamasaki received her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2017, where she is currently an instructor.
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