artist & Designer
Smita Sen is a UX/UI designer and a multimedia visual artist. With her background UX/UI, 3D CAD modeling, and advanced manufacturing (esp. 3D printing), she creates digital products as well as hybrid physical-digital experiences. Sen studied at Columbia University and has been a part of the digital media and product teams at Ralph Appelbaum Associates, Discovery Communications, and the Urban Design Lab at the Columbia University Earth Institute. She is the Creative Director of Into the Shell, the first project from Sen Studio, a multimedia studio team of seven artists and engineers.
As an artist, Sen brings together sculpture, performance and advanced technologies. She has shown her work internationally in Dubai, U.A.E., and throughout New York City, at venues like Anthology Film Archives, the Knockdown Center, ISSUE Project Room, Heath Gallery, The Sump/Poppers Locarno, and LeRoy Neiman Gallery. In 2018, Sen was a fellow at the Mildred's Lane residency. She is also the recipient of an Instigator Fellowship from New York University's ITP Camp. Sen was a Visiting Artist at the Bard College Disturbance Lab and has given presentations and workshops at Bard College, Columbia University, NYU ITP Camp, and LRLX NY. Sen is the recipient of the Academy of American Poets College Prize and the Karen Osney Brownstein Writing Prize, and has been published by the Academy of American Poets. She is the Founder and Creative Director of Sen Studio.
Sen graduated Magna Cum Laude from Columbia University (2016) with a BA in the Visual Arts.