Sarah Brin

PhD Fellow, Center for Computer Games Research.


Sarah Brin is an art historian and curator working with participation, technology, and public spaces. In addition to her research for GIFT at ITU, she co-founded and advises PlaySFMOMA, an initiative supporting the development and exhibition of artist-made games at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

Sarah holds an M.A. In Curatorial Practice in the Public Sphere from the University of Southern California, and a B.A. From Brandeis University. She previously worked as the Public Programs Manager at the Autodesk Pier 9 Workshop in San Francisco, where she curated and commissioned a range of creative digital fabrication projects. She has produced programs, exhibitions, and publications for institutions including the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, the MAK Center for Art and Architecture, the Hammer Museum, Babycastles, the Ontario College of Art and Design, and others.

Research Areas

Curatorial practice, new media art, digital fabrication, participation, public spaces and play.


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