Sabrina Raaf
Since 2004
Works in Chicago, Illinois United States of America

Sabrina Raaf is a Chicago-based artist who works in both experimental sculptural media and photography. She is a producer of creative machines & machines that independently make art when cross-pollinated with human interaction.

In 2006, her work was shown at Mejan Labs (Stockholm), Larimore Project (Seattle) Wendy Cooper Gallery (Chicago), the Kohler Arts Center, The Lab (San Francisco), LIMN Gallery (San Francisco), In 2004-5, her work was shown at the Stefan Stux Gallery in NY, the Kunsthaus Graz in Austria, at the Museum Tinguely in Basel, Switzerland, the San Jose Museum, the Oboro Art Center in Montreal (solo), and at ISEA (the International Symposium of Electronic Arts) as part of Wearable Experience amongst other exhibitions. In 2003, her work was exhibited in a solo exhibition entitled Roving at Klein Art Gallery in Chicago, in the eShow exhibition curated by Barry Blinderman at the Krannert Museum, and at the Wynick/Tuck Gallery in Toronto. In 2002 her work was featured at the Here and Now show at the Chicago Cultural Center as well as in Postflesh at California State University in Sacremento, CA, and Sense Data at the Painted Bride Center in Philadelphia, PA.

She is the recipient of a 2002, Creative Capitol Grant in Emerging Fields and Illinois Arts Council Fellowships in 2001 and 2005. She has been reviewed in Modern Painter, Art in America, Contemporary Magazine, Gizmodo, the Chicago Tribune Sunday Magazine, Leonardo Magazine (MIT Press),, The Washington Post, The New Art Examiner, The City Paper, and The Chicago Reader. She received an MFA in Art and Technology from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1999. Sabrina is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Art and Design at UIC in Chicago.