[ISEA2012] Curator Statement: Jorge Rojas – LOW LIVES SCREENING

Curator Statement

Screening
This looped program during the ISEA2012 Latin American Forum features a selection of videos from the Low Lives networked performance series, curated by Jorge Rojas. The program includes performance videos from over 30 international artists as they were streamed live. The themes they address are widely varied, but they all explore aspects of human and social makeup, and our relationship with technology. Artists include Annie Abrahams, Lukas Avendaño, Tzitzi Barrantes, Profesor Bazuco, Black & Jones, The Emerge Collective, Tutu-Marambá, Kristin Lucas, Marisol Salanova, Rosa Sanchez & Alain Baumann, Second Front, and Martin Zet among others. lowlives.net

  • Jorge Rojas is a multidisciplinary artist and independent curator whose work centers on the creation and processes involved in artistic production.  He studied Art at the University of Utah and at Bellas Artes- El Nigromante in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Founding Director of Low Lives.   phenomenaproject.org/node/41