Rescheduled for 11/20: Technology and Justice Artist Talk with Mimi Onuoha

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
VCAM VCAM 102 VCAM Seminar Room
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Weissinger, James R
Hurford Center for the Arts and Humanities

 Technology and Justice 2019-20  
Haverford College

This series focuses on the ethics of technological adoption and adaptations, inviting technologists, academics, activists, and artists to examine issues from algorithmic decision-making in the criminal justice system to the near constant surveillance of our actions to the future of work in an automated world.

Artist Talk: Mimi Onuoha
Wednesday, November 13 2019
4:30 p.m.
VCAM 102
Haverford College

**In Absentia: Mimi Onuoha exhibition now on display in the VCAM 006 Create Space.

Mimi Onuoha is a Nigerian-American artist and researcher whose work highlights the social relationships and power dynamics behind data collection. Her multimedia practice uses print, code, installation and video to call attention to the ways in which people are differently abstracted, represented, and missed by digital systems.

Onuoha has been in residence at Eyebeam Center for Art & Technology, Studio XX, Data & Society Research Institute, Columbia University, and the Royal College of Art. Her exhibition and speaking credits include venues like La Gaitê Lyrique (France), FIBER Festival (Netherlands), Mao Jihong Arts Foundation (China), Le Centre Pompidou (France) and B4BEL4B Gallery (San Francisco). Her writing has appeared in Quartz, Nichons-nous Dans L'Internet, FiveThirtyEight, and K. Verlag. In 2014 she was selected to be in the inaugural class of Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellows, and in 2017, she was nominated as a Brooklyn Artist of the Year.

Onuoha earned her MPS from NYU Tisch’s Interactive Telecommunications Program. In 2018-19 she served as Creative-in-Residence at Olin College for Engineering. She is an Assistant Arts Professor at NYU Tisch.

Contact: Stephanie Keene, Program Manager for Ethical Global Learning, Center for Peace and Global Citizenship -

Organized by Sorelle Friedler, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Laura McGrane, Associate Professor of English and VCAM Director 

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