Oona Taper

Oona Taper is a Philadelphia-based multimedia artist and experimental animator whose work, which embraces a love of physical materials and repetition, creates chaotic meditations on intimacy, physical space, and subjective experiences. 

 

Taper's short films have been screened at national and international film festivals including; The IVY Film Festival in Providence RI, OUTsider Fest in Austin, Texas, and Locomoción, an Experimental Animation Festival in Mexico City. Her video installations and works on paper have been showcased in galleries in Boston, Philadelphia, and Rome. 

 

Beyond her own practice Taper is an organizer who helps facilitate collaborations, exhibitions and events. She is currently a core member of Krissy Talking Pictures, a video art organization that uplifts the work of queer artists while working to form community around artistic creation.