George Ferrandi is an American artist whose performance and participatory projects address issues of vulnerability, impermanence, and spectacle, often through experimental approaches to narrative. Employing a unique humor and a deep sense of humanity, her work has been presented at venerable institutions around the US and the world. She has been awarded grants from Franklin Furnace and the Mid Atlantic Arts Council, and she was an NEA funded Fellow with the Japan-US Friendship Commission. Her work has been performed or exhibited at the International House of Japan in Tokyo, Abrons Arts Center in New York, the Kitchen in New York, Cinders Gallery in Brooklyn, Sluise Art Fair in London, the McKinney Contemporary in Dallas, the Wexner Center in Columbus, the Harn Museum in Gainesville, and Fleisher Art Memorial in Philadelphia. George is the founding director of Wayfarers Studio Program and Gallery in Bushwick, and was the founding member of the touring performance project Cloud Seeding: Circus of the Performative Object.