Zach Blas in iMAP Spring 2013 Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Zach Blas iMAP Visiting Artist Lecture Series Spring 2013 February 26, 2013, 2-4pm Institute of Multimedia Literacy 746 W. Adams Blvd., Los Angeles, 90089 Zach Blas is an artist-theorist working at the intersections of networked media, queerness, and politics. He is the creator of the art group Queer Technologies, a founding member of The Public School Durham, and co-founder with Micha Cárdenas of the queer media listserv Q. He is also a PhD candidate in The Graduate Program in Literature, Information Science + Information Studies, and Visual Studies at Duke University. Zach’s current project Facial Weaponization Suite: Fag Face Mask provides sets of masks for public protest against biometric facial recognition and has been presented at the 2012 HTMlles Feminist Festival of Media Arts + Digital Culture in Montreal, Honor Fraser Gallery in Los Angeles, MIX 25 Queer Experimental Film Festival in New York, and GL.TC/H 2112 in Chicago. http://zachblas.info | http://imap.usc.edu
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