Stephanie Dinkins is an artist interested in creating platforms for ongoing dialog about artificial intelligence as it intersects race, gender, aging and our future histories. She is particularly driven to work with communities of color to develop deep-rooted AI literacy and co-create more culturally inclusive equitable artificial intelligence. Dinkins’ holds an MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art. She is also an alumna of the International Center of Photography and the Independent Studies Program of the Whitney Museum of American Art. Her artwork is exhibited internationally and presented at venues of varying stature – by design. These spaces include Herning Kunstmuseum, Denmark; Spellman College Museum of Fine Art; Contemporary Art Museum, Houston; Wave Hill, Studio Museum in Harlem; The Long Island Museum, NY; Spedition Bremen; and the corner of Putnam and Malcolm X Blvd, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Past residencies include the NEW INC, Blue Mountain Center; The Laundromat Project, Art/Omi and Center for Contemporary Art, Czech Republic. Her work has been reviewed in the New York Times, Washington Post, and Baltimore Sun, among other media outlets. She is 2016/17 Artist-in-Residence at NEW INC, project catalyst for Team Haptics, Cyborg Futures 2017 and the recipient of a 2017/18 A Blade of Grass Fellowship. Professor Dinkins teaches digital and interactive media at Stony Brook University.