Zoe McCarthy is a self taught multidisciplinary designer from the DC area living and working in Philadelphia.
Her work relies on abstract symbolism to tell stories about power structures, interpersonal dynamics, and the rapid expansion of technology. Since graduating with a BFA in illustration in 2017 from the University of the Arts, her exploration of new media has solidified her desire to create interactive environments that push the boundaries of storytelling.
She has worked as a graphic designer, post production editor, and social media content producer. She also has experience maintaining botanical installations and guiding individuals through immersive environments.
Built on the principles of interconnection and intelligent design, her work has been influenced by both practical and figurative applications of graph theory. The purpose of her creativity is to aid in sight and reflection, acting as both a window and a mirror.