Visiting Industry Assistant Professor
Matthew Niederhauser is an artist, photojournalist, and educator. He studied anthropology at Columbia University, and upon graduating, worked for eight years on documentary projects across China. Upon returning to New York, Matthew earned his MFA in Art Practice from SVA while also acting as a Visiting Artist at MIT CAST and a member of NEW INC.
At NEW INC he cofounded Sensorium, an experiential studio working at the forefront of immersive storytelling. When not focusing on projects that have premiered at Sundance New Frontier, Tribeca Storyscapes, and IDFA DocLab, he teaches at NYU ITP and Johns Hopkins' ISET. Most recently, Matthew became a Studio Fellow at ONX, a new workspace and gallery for XR art created in partnership with the Onassis Foundation and the New Museum.