Art Talk – Lauren Lee McCarthy

Physical Location: The Monarch Gist 455 25th Street, Ogden, UT 84401

Date: Feb 12th from 4:00 to 5:00

 

Join Ogden Contemporary Arts and Weber State University’s Department of Visual Arts for an Art Talk with LA-based artist Lauren Lee McCarthy prior to OCA’s opening of The Changing Room.

About the Artist:

Lauren Lee McCarthy (she/they) is an LA-based artist examining social relationships in the midst of surveillance, automation, and algorithmic living. She is the creator of p5.js, and Co-Director of the Processing Foundation. Lauren’s work has been exhibited internationally, at places such as The Barbican Centre, Ars Electronica, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Haus der elektronischen Künste, SIGGRAPH, Onassis Cultural Center, IDFA DocLab, Science Gallery Dublin, Seoul Museum of Art. She has received numerous honors including a Creative Capital Award, Ars Electronica Golden Nica, Sundance Fellowship, Eyebeam Fellowship, and grants from the Knight Foundation, Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Rhizome. Lauren is an Associate Professor at UCLA Design Media Arts.