AA Cavia is a computer scientist and researcher based in Berlin. In 2009, they founded a speculative software studio, STD-IO. The studio practice engages with machine learning, algorithms, protocols, encodings, and other software artefacts.
They have lectured and exhibited internationally at institutions such as Jan van Eyck Academie, ZKM, The New Centre for Research, SPACE Studios, and Medialab Prado.
Their writings have been published by HKW, &&& Journal, Urbanomic, and the Glass Bead Journal. They are the author of one book, Logiciel (2022).
They have over a decade of experience in software development, including lead roles at Artsy and Last.fm.