Born in New Orleans, LA, Stephanie Patton is a multi–media artist whose work crosses the realms of photography, sculpture, painting, installation, performance, video, audio and text. She received a BFA in Painting from the University of Louisiana (Lafayette, LA) and an MFA in Photography from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has studied various types of vocal and comedic performance in New York through The New School, Upright Citizens Brigade and Gotham Writers Workshop.
Patton has shown her work nationally and internationally including shows at the Bronx Museum of the Arts (Bronx, NY), McNay Museum (San Antonio, TX), Ogden Museum of Southern Art (New Orleans, LA), Louisiana ArtWorks, Arthur Roger Gallery (New Orleans, LA), and Galerie Patricia Dorfmann (Paris, FR). She is also a founding member of The Front, an artist collective in the St. Claude Arts District of New Orleans, LA. Her work is often humorous in nature and frequently investigates aspects of human emotion.