About this person


Alex Schmidt (née @bodyconfidence) is a comedian who makes sculptures. Schmidt has performed at MoMA PS1, the Kitchen, PERFORMA, and American Medium. Schmidt has exhibited sculptures as part of a solo presentation at Rachel Comey (2016). Schmidt is the founder and co-captain of @dykesoccer and a chapter organizer for Black + Pink. She has also taught improv to senior citizens as a SU-CASA Artist-in-Residence (2018). Schmidt’s work has been featured in Dazed & Confused Magazine, Cosmopolitan, New York Magazine, Brooklyn Art Council, Broadly, and Art 21.


Failure is a virtue.


we become what we do