Lauren Marsden is a media artist, writer and art educator based in Vancouver. She received a BFA in Visual Arts from the University of Victoria and an MFA in Social Practice from the California College of the Arts. Her work was exhibited at CSA Space in Vancouver, The New Media Gallery in New Westminster, Alice Yard in Port-of-Spain, and the Trinidad + Tobago Film Festival. Lauren has worked for Stanford University, CCA, The Wattis Institute, Emily Carr University of Art + Design, and Langara College. She is also the editor of Decoy Magazine, a Vancouver-based online platform for critical arts writing and curating.

Lauren Marsden, still from The Bootstrap Myth, 2015. HD Video, 4 min loop