Kristin Trethewey is a video artist, curator, media arts instructor and live cinema performer. She holds a Masters of Fine Arts from Brooklyn College in Performance and Interactive Media. She is originally from Toronto, Canada where she worked at the Ontario College of Art and Design and in music video production at Soft Citizen and Radke Films. She has been curating and collaborating with artists and musicians since the early 2000s. These projects are multidisciplinary, interactive, performance and video related pieces within the media, arts and music scene.