micha cárdenas (US)

micha cárdenas (b.1977, USA) is an Assistant Professor of Art & Design: Games + Playable Media at the University of California, Santa Cruz, where she directs the Critical Realities Studio. Her book in progress, Poetic Operations, proposes algorithmic analysis to develop a trans of color poetics. cárdenas have also co-authored books, like The Transreal: Political Aesthetics of Crossing Realities (2012) and Trans Desire / Affective Cyborgs (2010). She is also member of the artist collective Electronic Disturbance Theater 2.0. Her solo and collaborative artworks have been presented in several museums, galleries and biennials, including the Thessaloniki Bienniale of Contemporary Art in Greece, Museum of Modern Art in New York, USA, the ZKM center for art and media Karlsruhe, Germany, LACE Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, USA, and the Centro Cultural del Bosque in Mexico City, Mexico.