MAPPING THE INTERSECTION OF ART AND TECHNOLOGY
A GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011
SPECTACLES OF DISINTEGRATION
KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY NOTED WRITER AND SCHOLAR McKENZIE WARK
Conference Panels: 10:00am – 3:30pm
132 West 21 Street, 6th floor, New York City
Keynote Address: 4:00 – 5:30pm, followed by reception
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23 Street, New York City
All events are free and open to the public
Facebook Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/event.
Wark has written extensively on media theory, critical theory and new media. His books include Virtual Geography: Living With Global Media Events (Indiana University Press, 1994), The Hacker Manifesto (Harvard University Press, 2004), Gamer Theory (Harvard University Press, 2007), and The Beach Beneath the Street: The Everyday Life and Glorious Times of the Situationist International (Verso, 2011).
The conference’s international roster of participants represents a wide cross-section of disciplines, ranging from visual and cultural studies to interactive media arts; criticism to curatorial practice; and performance art to art history. More information on the panels and papers, as well as the full schedule of events can be found at www.criticalinformationsva.
School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York City is an established leader and innovator in the education of artists. From its inception in 1947, the faculty has been comprised of professionals working in the arts and art-related fields. SVA provides an environment that nurtures creativity, inventiveness and experimentation, enabling students to develop a strong sense of identity and a clear direction of purpose.http://artcriticism.
Graduate Student Organizing Committee
Diana Seo Hyung Lee
Lee Ann Norman
MFA Art Criticism & Writing Chair
David Levi Strauss
MFA Art Criticism & Writing Administrator
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