Emily Siefken, a Chicago native, is a 10 year veteran of two wars in the Middle East (U.S. Navy) where she performed diverse duties such as CCTV operator, documentary filmmaker, electronics engineer and boot-camp instructor.  Emily graduated from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Northwestern University.  As a interdisciplinary artist Emily works in new media including robotics, video, web, and also   paintings, images, and sculpture.

Emily currently manages a Department of Defense program for the state of Illinois for active duty military and veterans and consults for Rivendell Theatre Ensemble.  Emily has shown artwork in numours venues including a solo show at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago in 2007 and Sarah Lawrence College in New York.

view all video performances by Emily Siefken here

View Past Paintings and Artwork here