Prognostics lecture: Mark Farid

Clock icon 14 marraskuu 2018, 18:00 - 14 marraskuu 2018, 19:30

Mark Farid (b. 1992, Leicester) is a conceptual artist who examines the formation of our projected-self, and how our constructedidentity is shaped by societal expectations.

Farid graduated from Kingston University, London, with a First Class (Hons) degree in Fine Art in 2014, and has sincegiven talks and participated in group and solo exhibitions in England, France, Germany, Denmark, UAE, and Japan.Farid gave a TEDx talk in 2017 about his first two projects, Data Shadow (2015), and Poisonous Antidote (2016), andtook part in the Sundance New Frontier program in 2016 for an on-going project, Seeing I (2018).

Farid has appeared on Sky News, Fox News, Arte, BBC Radio 4, the Guardian, the Independent, the New Statesman, andhas written about his work for the Telegraph.