Monica C. LOCASCIO (*1984) is a mixed-media artist whose work arrives as artifacts of her material and theoretical research on somatic therapies, epigenetics, molecular and biological geometries, fermentation and hierarchies of knowledge and power. LoCascio has lived in Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Morocco and the United States. She received her BA with honors in New Media & Visual Arts in 2006 from Emerson College in Boston, and her MA with honors in Art&Science from Universität für Angewandte Kunst in Vienna, Austria. Her work has been shown at the Biennale Sessions at the Venice Biennale 2019, the Museum of Natural History of Vienna, The Academy of Fine Arts Krakow, CERN, and the Angewandte Innovation Lab, and serves on the inaugural board of the Medicine & Media Arts Initiative at UCLA. She lives and works in Vienna, Austria.