UCLA Department of Design | Media Arts Lunchtime Faculty Lecture Series

Featuring Victoria Vesna

Monday, November 04, 2013
12:15 PM
EDA (Room 1250), Broad Art Center

Vesna is a world-renowned media artist, UCLA Design | Media Arts professor and director of the UCLA Art|Sci Center + Lab. She is commissioned as one of three lead artists for this year's "Glow" event in Santa Monica. Together with her team, she is developing the Octopus Mandala Glow project for the famous Pacific Wheel — the only solar-powered wheel in the world. Vesna is known for her collaborations with scientists and her work with media for many years, with a focus on interactive artworks that immerse the audience and put them in the center of the work.