artist | writer | producer
As one of the first creators on YouTube, Taryn Southern has spent the last decade at the intersection of emerging tech and storytelling.
Taryn’s directorial debut I AM HUMAN, a sci-fi documentary following three of the first real-world “cyborgs,” premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in May 2019. In 2018, Taryn released the world’s first solo pop album composed with artificial intelligence, I AM AI, demonstrating the possibilities of human/AI creative collaboration.
Taryn's other projects include an award-winning immersive Google VR series and a blockchain-based token enabling artists to share royalties with fans.
On camera, Taryn has been a host/correspondent (Discovery Channel, NBC, MTV, G4, Vh1), while off camera, she regularly advises companies on content creation and messaging.
With more than 750 million views across her online videos, her work has been featured in Vanity Fair, Fast Company, Business Insider, and Wired, and she regularly speaks and performs around the world on topics related to AI, digital influence, and innovative storytelling.
I AM AI is the first album by a solo artist composed and produced with AI.
I AM HUMAN
Taryn's directorial debut, I AM HUMAN, a sci-fi documentary following three of the world's first "cyborgs," premiered at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival. Wide release coming soon.
Google VR Lab
Through Google's VR Creator Lab, Taryn created an award-winning VR series integrating technology such as Tiltbrush, Google Blocks, AI and blockchain.
Window into the Future of Work
EMERGING TECH + STORYTELLING