Nancy Baker Cahill

Nancy Baker Cahill

ToftH Artist Fellow

Biography

Nancy Baker Cahill is an artist working at the intersection of fine art, new media and activism. She is the Founder and Creative Director of 4th Wall, a free Augmented Reality (AR) public art platform exploring resistance and inclusive creative expression. She initiated “Coordinates,” an ongoing series of collaborative, curated & site-specific AR public art exhibitions, including “Defining Line” along the LA river, and the city-wide “Battlegrounds” (24 artists and 30 AR artworks) in New Orleans. She is the recipient of an ARC Grant from the Center for Cultural Innovation, and was a 2019 nominee for the Rema Hort Mann Emerging Artist Grant. Baker Cahill was a featured 2018 TEDx speaker in Pasadena, was the subject of a 2019 Bloomberg Media Art and Technology short documentary, and received an “Impact Maker to Watch” award at LA City Hall. She is an international public speaker and was included in the 2019 Desert X Biennial in the Coachella Valley. Currently she is creating a site-specific, combination analog & new media installation for Facebook’s AIR program.