Visiting Artists & Scholars
Each year, numerous visiting artists and scholars enrich our Emergent Digital Practices program with lectures, performances and workshops. Each of these visitors contribute their approaches, works and perspectives to our artistic and intellectual community.
Ekene Ijeoma is an artist and assistant professor of Media Arts and Sciences at MIT.
Ekene Ijeoma from MIT Media Lab’s Poetic Justice Group asked students in the Understanding Digital Art class to contribute to the creation of two new artworks and then led a discussion about how we use language and who “counts” in our society.
Xin Xin is an interdisciplinary artist and community organizer.
Xin Xin recently shared their work togethernet, addressing issues of consent in peer to peer communications, in a lecture to graduate and undergraduate students in the Making Networked Art class.
Everest Pipkin's art includes games, software, and drawing.
Everest Pipkin spoke to EDP students in the Graduate Critique class about artists residencies, open source tools, teaching in non-institutional settings, and games as a space for deeply imagining other worlds.
Carlos Garcia (LO5)
Carlos Garcia is a technical artist and designer of immersive experiences.
Carlos Garcia (L05) recently visited undergraduates in the Exploring Digital Cultures class to share his work in immersive experience design, live performance, video games, theater, large-scale installation, immersive cinema, and virtual reality.
Steina & Woody Vasulka
Steina Vasulka works in electronic and video art and Woody Vasulka works in documentary, film, and video.
In February 2011, Steina Vasulka, a Hamilton Visiting Artist, and Woody Vasulka, a Marsico Visiting Artist, offered a series of public events. These events included a roundtable forum with both artists, "Keeping New Media Alive"; Woody Vasulka's lecture "Image to Object"; and Steina Vasulka's performance "Violin Power." Deep gratitude to the Hamilton Family Foundation and the DU Marsico Visiting Scholar Fund for their generous support of these events.
Miwa Matreyek is an animator, designer, and multimedia artist who works in film and live mediums.
Miwa Matreyek, an artist based in Los Angeles, gave a visiting artist lecture at DU in November 2018.
Jonathan Monaghan is a visual artist who works in sculpture, computer animated video, prints and other media.
Marisco Visiting Scholar Jonathan Monaghan, gave a lecture to the emergent digital practices program and the University of Denver community in 2013.
Karolina Sobecka works with animation, design, interactivity, physical computing, computer games and other media formats.
Marsico Visiting Scholar Karolina Sobecka gave a public lecture in February 2012 in the Shwayder Art Building at DU.