About the Book
Features & Details
- Category Arts & Photography Books
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Publish Date Jul 14, 2010
- Tags Androids & Gynoids, Zombie Relationships, Performance Art, Re-Imagined Horror, Speculative Sexuality, Science Fiction, Experimental Video & Film, Fine Art, Humor, Mutations, Photography, Drawings
Torsten Zenas Burns is an artist and media arts educator currently based in Beijing, China. Since 2008 he has been curating exhibitions, video screenings, performance art and magazine projects for PARSONS HALL PROJECT SPACE in Western Massachusetts. He received his BFA in video art in 1990 from the New York State College of Art & Design at Alfred University, and his MFA in New Genres: video and performance art from The San Francisco Art Institute in 1993. He has created video, photo and installations exploring speculative content, including re-imagined educational practices, experimental space programs, afterlife relationships and post-human fictions. He collaborates with Darrin Martin, Monika Czyzyk and Anthony Discenza (HALFLIFERS). Burns' selected video work is distributed by Vtape, VDB, and EAI. Burns participated in residency programs including Headlands Center for the Arts, Signal Culture, Smackmellon, Eyebeam and LMCC World views studio program.