Low Res Visiting Artist: Addie Wagenknecht this Friday 08/19 @ 6pm

As recommended by Lee, this talk is by one of the founders of Deep Lab, an artist who makes “urgent work discussing where our bodies belong in the future of art and tech…”

Addie Wagenknecht, Cloud Farming, 2014

Addie Wagenknecht

Friday, July 19, 6:00 p.m.

MacLean Center Ballroom - 112 S. Michigan Ave.

Addie Wagenknecht’s work explores the tension between expression and technology. She seeks to blend conceptual work with forms of hacking and sculpture. Previous exhibitions include MuseumsQuartier Wien, Vienna, Austria; La Gaîté Lyrique, Paris, France; The Istanbul Modern; Whitechapel Gallery, London and MU, Eindhoven, Netherlands. In 2016 she collaborated with Chanel and I-D magazine as part of their Sixth Sense series and in 2017 her work was acquired by the Whitney Museum for American Art.

Her work has been featured in numerous books, and magazines, such as TIME, Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair, Art in America, and The New York Times. She holds a Masters degree from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University, and has previously held fellowships at Eyebeam Art + Technology Center in New York City, Culture Lab UK, Institute HyperWerk for Postindustrial Design Basel (CH), and The Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry at Carnegie Mellon University.

Deep Lab from Jonathan Minard on Vimeo.

Quote by Arabelle Sicardi (https://www.lennyletter.com/story/addie-wagenknecht-wants-us-to-be-alone-together)