Armin Medosch presents “New Tendencies: Art at the Threshold of the Information Revolution (1961 – 1978),” this Tuesday the 18th at 6 pm

MFA Computer Art, MFA Fine Arts and BFA Visual & Critical Studies present artist and curator Armin Medosch discussing his book, New Tendencies: Art at the Threshold of the Information Revolution (1961 – 1978), which was recently published by MIT Press.

Armin Medosch, Ph.D., is a Vienna-based artist, curator and scholar working in art and media theory. In 2014, he curated the international exhibition “Fields” for the Riga European Capital of Culture, and is initiator of the Technopolitics working group in Vienna. The event is supported by the Austrian Cultural Forum New York and the Arts and Culture Division of the Federal Chancellery of Austria.

The lecture will take place this Tuesday, October 18th from 6 to 8 pm in room 101C at 133/141 West 21st Street, and is free and open to the public.

The cover of Armin Medosch's new book New Tendencies - Art at the Threshold of the Information Revolution (1961-1978). Image credit: Margarita Encomienda for MIT Press.

The cover of Armin Medosch’s new book New Tendencies – Art at the Threshold of the Information Revolution (1961-1978). Image credit: Margarita Encomienda for MIT Press.


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Visual & Critical Studies