"Join me alongside Jennifer and Kevin McCoy, multimedia artists, Aaron Wright, Co-Founder OpenLaw and the donor, Anne Bracegirdle, Senior Director, PaceX on June 26th, 2020 at 1400 UTC on Art + FinTech 2.0 webcast series. Moderated by Dinis Guarda, Founder & CEO Ztudium, the panel will discuss the Public Key/ Private Key project launched for the Whitney Museum of American Arts new-media portal on March 5th, 2019 that addresses themes of ownership and the role that donors play in the mission of museums and their conservation of cultural objects."
Christiane Paul is Chief Curator / Director of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center and Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School, as well as Adjunct Curator of Digital Art at the Whitney Museum of American Art. She is the recipient of the Thoma Foundation's 2016 Arts Writing Award in Digital Art, and her books are A Companion to Digital Art (Blackwell-Wiley, May 2016); Digital Art (Thames and Hudson, 2003, 2008, 2015); Context Providers – Conditions of Meaning in Media Arts(Intellect, 2011; Chinese edition, 2012); and New Media in the White Cube and Beyond (UC Press, 2008). At the Whitney Museum she curated exhibitions including Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art 1965 - 2018 (2018), Cory Arcangel: Pro Tools (2011) and Profiling (2007), and is responsible for artport, the museum’s portal to Internet art. Other curatorial work includes The Question of Intelligence (Kellen Gallery, The New School, NYC, 2020). Little Sister (is watching you, too) (Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NYC, 2015); and What Lies Beneath (Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, 2015).