SHAWNÉ MICHAELAIN HOLLOWAY is a new media artist and the founder of STRAPP, a design collaborative that re-imagines adult novelty products. Known for using sound, video, and performance, Holloway shapes the rhetorics of technology and sexuality into tools for exposing structures of power. She has spoken and exhibited work internationally in spaces like The New Museum (NYC, NY), Sorbus Galleria (Helsinki, Fi), The Kitchen (NYC, NY) Institute of Contemporary Arts (London, UK), Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (Chicago, IL). Her record XXXTINCTION was released on the Natural Sciences (Manchester, UK) record label in January 2019. Currently, Holloway teaches in the New Arts Journalism and Film Video New Media and Animation departments at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.