b. 1967 New York, NY
Transdisciplinary artist, sculptor, designer and writer.
Shasti O’Leary Soudant is a contemporary conceptual artist, sculptor, designer and writer, who specializes in durable and easily maintained public art sculpture installations. Her work centers around public interaction and is often inspired by scientific and mathematical forms.
Using a wide range of media and material to create immersive experiences, she aims to explore hidden systems that, when structured in algorithmic or systematic arrangements, result in unexpected and surprising outcomes.
Shasti’s work is in the collections of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, the Burchfield Penney Art Center, Savarino Companies’ 500 Seneca project, The Albright-Knox Public Art Initiative in partnership with the NFTA, the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, the City of Jacksonville, Florida, and the City of Erie, Pennsylvania.
She has travelled extensively, exhibited internationally, and speaks fluent second grade French.
Header image of ‘Gut Flora’ by Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News