Sophia Brueckner

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  • Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America



  • Sophia Brueckner is a futurist artist/designer/engineer. Inseparable from computers since the age of two, she believes she is a cyborg. As an engineer at Google, she created technologies used by millions. At RISD and MIT, she researched the simultaneously empowering and controlling nature of technology with a focus on haptics and social networks. She is currently an artist-in-residence at Bell Labs and an assistant professor at the University of Michigan teaching Sci-Fi Prototyping, a course combining sci-fi, prototyping, and ethics. Her objective is to combine her background in art, design, and engineering to inspire a more positive future.

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