Stephan Apicella-Hitchcock was born in New York City, received a BA from Hampshire College in 1991 and an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 1996. His projects range across the mediums of film, photography, sculpture, in addition to curatorial projects; regardless, the works reflect a strong interest in history. He was resident artist in the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s WorldViews studio residency program at the World Trade Center and the Shatana International Artist’s residency, Jordan. He taught at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design, the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, the School of Visual Arts, and Parsons The New School For Design. Currently he teaches at Fordham University in New York City and at Pratt Institute’s School of Art and Design in Brooklyn, New York. Exhibitions have been held over the past three years in The Kingdom of Bahrain, Germany, Japan, Jordan, Spain, Switzerland and Syria.