Sondra Perry is an interdisciplinary artist who works with video, computer- based media and performance to explore the digital abstraction of identity. She holds an MFA from Columbia University, a BFA from Alfred University, and is currently based in Houston, Texas as part of the artist-in-residence programme CORE at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Recent solo exhibitions include flesh out, at Squeaky Wheel Film and Media Art Center in Buffalo, New York (2017); and Resident Evil at The Kitchen, New York (2016) and the Institute for New Connotative Action (2017). In 2015, the artist’s work appeared in the fourth iteration of the Greater New York exhibition at MoMA/PS1. Other exhibitions include Disguise: Masks and Global African Art, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle (2015), which travelled to Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, (2015) and Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn (2016); A Curious Blindness, Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, New York (2015); Of Present Bodies, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington (2014); and Young, Gifted, & Black: Transforming Visual Media, The Camera Club of New York (2012). She performed Sondra Perry & Associate Make Pancakes and Shame the Devil at the Artist’s Institute, New York, in 2015.
Perry's video work has been screened at Tribeca Cinemas in New York, Les Voutes in Paris, France, LuXun Academy of Fine Arts Museum in Shenyang, China, and at the LOOP Barcelona Media Arts Festival.