New York based director and artist Sophia Peer was born in Queens, New York. She received her B.A. from SUNY Purchase and her M.F.A. from the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY. Peer has directed music videos for bands such as Paramore, The National, Interpol, Yeasayer and Ponytail, as well as promos for Oxygen, LOGO, MTV and Pitchfork. Most recently her work has been shown at Anthology Film Archives, the Whitney Museum of Art, the Sculpture Center, Interstate Projects, Soho20 and MoMa.