Lauren Valley is a robotics artist and researcher based in Pittsburgh, PA. Through video and mechatronic installation, Lauren attempts to explore stereotypes and gender barriers present in tech industries.
Valley is currently a National Endowment for the Arts Digital Art Fellow at AS220 in Providence, Rhode Island. She completed a residency at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) in 2016, and at ACRE, July 2017. Her work has been exhibited internationally.
Valley is also the director and editor of Electric Women, the online resource dedicated to featuring the work of women of color in new media art.