Tacie Jones is an artist exploring facets of trauma and memory in a postdigital world. Her current research focuses around the juxtaposition of impermanence and materiality and the conditions and affect of gender trauma. Her combined background in studio art, new media and social practice centers creativity and interconnection as catalysts for understanding the individual’s part in community resilience. Tacie holds a B.F.A. in Studio Art from George Mason University, an M.Res (Master of Research) in Creative Practices from the Glasgow School of Art, and an M.F.A. in Creative Technologies from Virginia Tech. She is currently working toward a practice-based interdisciplinary Ph.D. at Virginia Tech. She lives with her foodsmith partner, tending their two pups and gardens in the mountainous countryside of Blacksburg, Virginia.