Graduate Profiles

Ben Lerchin

Class of 2020

Ben Lerchin is an artist, activist, and technologist using experimental photographies, robotics, and language to enact speculative interventions and uncover new political imaginaries. In their work, digital conversations are recontextualized, landscapes are reconfigured, algorithms are queered, and all are presented as embodied data. Ben collaborates widely with artists, designers and engineers. Their work has appeared at: Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (San Francisco), B4BEL4B (Oakland), Desert X (Palm Springs, CA), Centro Cultural de EspaƱa (Mexico City), and QueerTech.io (Melbourne, Australia).

http://benlerchin.com