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Marisa Olson

Digital Arts Lecture Series Spring 2015

Marisa Olson Digital Arts Lecture Series Spring 2015 | Events Calendar


Clinton Hill / Fort Green

Pratt Institute | Myrtle Hall 4E-03 DDA Lecture Hall

Wednesday, February 25
12:45—2 PM

Marisa Olson will give the first lecture of the season in the Digital Arts Lecture Series on Wednesday, February 25.

Marisa Olson's interdisciplinary work addresses the cultural history of technology and the politics of pop culture, and her work has been exhibited at the Venice Biennale, Whitney Museum, New Museum, Centre Pompidou, Tate(s) Modern+Liverpool, Nam June Paik Art Center, British Film Institute, Sundance Film Festival, PS122, and PERFORMA. She's written for a number of key publications, particularly on postinternet art, performance, and photographic media, and curated projects at the Guggenheim, SFMOMA, Artists Space, White Columns, and Rhizome. She was recently an artist-in-residence at Eyebeam and is currently visiting critic at RISD.

Pratt Institute's Department of Digital Arts will present lectures by four artists as part of its Spring 2015 lecture series, Wednesdays from 12:45 PM to 1:45 PM in Myrtle Hall, Lecture Room 4E-3, on Pratt's Brooklyn campus. Marisa Olson, Aaron Augenblick, Daniel Rozin and Claire Bishop, will give lectures to the Pratt community about their involvement and careers in the digital arts. This lecture series is free and open to the public; however, seating is limited.