b. Santa Barbara, CA; lives in Santa Barbara, CA
WEBKAM PERFORMANCE, 2010
Petra Cortright is an Internet artist born in 1986, who has resided in New York City, Portland, Oregon, Tokyo, Japan and Berlin, Germany. She has studied at Parsons School of Design in New York and California College of the Arts in San Francisco. She is a member of the Nasty Nets Internet Surfing Club, Loshadka Internet Surfing Club and Computers Club. She has exhibited internationally in many galleries including the New Museum in New York and the Venice Biennale.