Roopa Vasudevan is an artist, creative coder, and researcher based in New York. She is interested in utilizing technology in order to explore and expose patterns in our culture and behavior, and in examining how computers and algorithms can help us better understand the relationships we have with ourselves and each other. Her work has been exhibited at venues around the United States, and has been featured by Reuters, Slate, the Huffington Post, the New Yorker blog, Jezebel, GOOD Lifestyle, Complex, PSFK, and The FADER, as well as on American, French and German television.
Roopa holds a BA in Film Studies from Columbia University, and an MPS from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP), where she also served as a post-graduate research fellow during 2013-2014. She is a member of the Flux Factory artist collective, based in Queens, NY, and an Assistant Arts Professor of Interactive Media Arts at NYU Shanghai.