Indigo Som (born 1966) is an Asian American photographer, visual artist, poet, feminist, and social activist.
Indigo Som was born in 1966 and grew up in Marin County, California. Her parents were architects which allowed her to live an economically advantaged life where she attended private schools. Since Som lived in an area of high socioeconomic status, she grew up in a predominantly Caucasian neighborhood, which would influence her artworks in the future. Som attended Brown University from 1984 to 1986 where she then attended California College of the Arts in San Francisco for a year. In 1989, she graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a B.A. in Ethnic Studies.