effie bowen's practice responds to human culture through playful attention and strategies of embodiment. Invested in criticality, experimentation, and intuition as creative tools, the works arise as antidotes to or disruptions of normative systems. Current interests include decomposition, attention economics, and the rave.



Their work has shown at Movement Research Judson Church, Gibney Dance, chashama, Motherbox Gallery, Baby Company, and the Knockdown Center. effie was a 2019 Emerge Surface Be Finalist at the Poetry Project and is a 2021 Artist in Residence at the School of Making Thinking. effie has performed with/for Deville Cohen, Ryan McNamara, Jen Rosenblit, and Narcissister.

EFFIEBONE has costumed for Laurel Atwell, Colin Self, Ethan Philbrick and had pop-ups at Otherwild, Lil Debs Oasis, Casco Art Institute : Working for the Commons, Casual Art Fair, and more