Derek Curry: Artistic Research and Creative Interventions
Derek Curry is an American artist-researcher whose work addresses spaces for intervention in networked culture and automated decision-making systems. Curry's artworks have replicated aspects of social media surveillance systems and communicated with algorithmic trading bots. He earned his M.F.A. in new genres from UCLA's Department of Art in 2010 and his Ph.D. in media study from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2018. He is currently an assistant professor at Northeastern University in Boston. Curry has exhibited his work internationally at venues such as Ars Electronica (Linz, Austria), Science Gallery Dublin, NeMe Cultural Center in Cypress, the Athens Digital Art Festival, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, AC Institute (New York City), Hallwalls (Buffalo), and the USF Institute for Research in Art (Tampa). His projects have been funded by Science Gallery Dublin and the Puffin Foundation.
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