Graduate Student; PhD Program
Environmental Science; Digital Art; Mapping; Documentary Filmmaking
Combining environmental science, digital art, mapping, and documentary filmmaking, Kelly is an artist-ecologist whose work centers on designing and visualizing regenerative landscapes with post-disciplinary systems thinking. She is interested in interventions that can protect, restore and nurture the planets most vital ecologies. Most recently, she has authored the Atlas of Distressed Geographies, a visual narrative and comprehensive research project that traces the edges of desertification around the world. Kelly has a MSc in the Environmental Sciences and an MFA in Digital Arts & New Media. She uses this hybrid background to visualize and communicate complex scientific information, making it more accessible to the wider public.