Amrita Deshpande is a New Media Artist, currently working as the Artist-in-Residency with CASA Community Arts Centre in Lethbridge, Canada. She has an MFA in Art and Technology from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a Masters in Communication Media for Children from SNDT Pune. She has worked in media production houses, and developed film and video projects. She has also worked as a Lecturer at the National University of Singapore, and the University of Lethbridge. She has exhibited her art in Canada, the USA and Singapore, and organised and participated in film screening programs of international, local, and Bollywood films.