Pat Badani is an artist, researcher, writer and academic born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has lived in Peru, Mexico, Canada, France and currently lives and works in Chicago, USA.
Badani’s diverse practice intermingles food and technology. Her work addresses topics of cultural prevalence related to food production and consumption through physical objects and electronic technologies. Projects incorporate the interactive and participatory features provided by digital mediums and devices in online artworks and smart phone apps. Using food as both subject matter and material, her work inspects the cultural relationships that embody socio-political codes of meaning.