Born in northern Arizona on the Navajo Nation, Dylan McLaughlin was raised with an understanding of the importance of storytelling. He is a digital media artist and filmmaker, primarily focusing on documentary, narrative video and photography. His work ranges from documentary style artist and community portraits, narrative short filmmaking, to more experimental interactive works and video installation. He received his BFA in New Media Arts from the Institute of American Indian Arts in 2011. Dylan currently lives and works in Santa Fe, New Mexico.