Torsten Zenas Burns

Helsinki, Finland

Torsten Zenas Burns is an artist and media arts educator currently based in Helsinki, Finland. He received his BFA in video art 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. He has created video, photo, publications, graphic novels and installations exploring speculative content, including re-imagined educational practices, experimental space programs, eco-fictions, family archives, afterlife relationships, Humanimal stories and post-human narratives.
He collaborates with Darrin Martin, Monika Czyzyk and Anthony Discenza (HALFLIFERS). Burns' selected video work + Netart 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.

Books by Torsten Zenas Burns