College of Architecture and Design 2020-2021 Lecture Series: Ari Melenciano, “Electromedia, Design Fluidity, and Black Radical Imagination"
Join the College of Architecture and Design for a live streamed lecture on Oct. 19, 2020, 6:30 p.m., featuring Ari Melenciano, designer, creative technologist, artist, founder of Afrotectopia and lecturer at New York University and Pratt Institute.
Melenciano will lecture on “Electromedia, Design Fluidity, and Black Radical Imagination.” In this talk, Melenciano describes her electromedia practice, omni-specialized design research, and pedagogical approach to design in speculating and building futures that are ecologically-centered, equitable, and pluralistic. She will share her research on indigenous and Afrocentric practices and technologies, Afrocentric pedagogical designs, and the intersectional and imaginative community building process of Afrotectopia.
Watch for live streaming information here and on our Facebook page.
Monday, October 19 at 6:30pmVirtual Event