The PLASMA speaker series brings cutting-edge guests to UB to discuss innovations in media art and culture shaping the new millennium communication world.
PLASMA (Performances, Lectures, and Screenings in Media Art) brings to Buffalo celebrated theorists and artists who are exhibiting in some of the world’s most renowned museums and galleries, and writing on the cutting edge of new media theory and expression.
Each event brings internationally celebrated artists to discuss varied arts practices, models, modes, examples, and experiences in media arts.
The series serves as a kind of hub as to how courses in new media, digital poetics, game studies, locative media, robotics, installation, media theory and performance arts can be experienced.
In this series you can see and interact with artists that you would encounter in New York, Europe and Latin America, offering of a rich experience for the University at Buffalo, the city and Western New York.
The series provides, not expressive answers, but raises intriguing questions, exploring new avenues in the digital age, who we are, how we interact and where we are going.
For enrolled students, the class begins at 6:00pm.
When: Select Mondays during Spring semesters, 6:30–8:30PM
Where: 112 Center for the Arts
INTRODUCTION -- and a DMS guest
Jeff Deutch from Syrian Archive
TUESDAY February 18 @ 7pm
Film Screening of of IM Heung-Soon's
"Factory Complex" at Hallwalls
Sponsored by the Department of Media Study in collaboration with UB Art Galleries, UB Arts Collaboratory, Humanities Institute Research Workshop on Digital Humanities, Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center, and Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center.