11.15 AM - 12.30 PM
Jeff Guess is an artist and professor of digital media at the École Nationale Supérieure d'Arts Paris-Cergy. Some of his most recent exhibitions include : A-T-T-E-N-T-I-O-N (Bienniale International Design, Saint-Étienne, 2015), (Mis)Understanding Photography - Works and Manifestos (Museum Folkwang, Essen, 2014), Média Médiums (Ygrec Gallery, Paris, 2014), Silicon Valley Contemporary (McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, 2014), Nouvelles acquisitions, (Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, 2014), Poetics of Light - Pinhole Photography (New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe, 2014), and Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space (Young Projects, Los Angeles, 2013). He also co-directs Media Mediums, a research project exploring the archeology of telecommunications media and technologies and their relationship to a wide range of spirit and supranormal phenomena, which has taken on the form of a seminar, an exhibition, 20 publications, and numerous events. A bi-lingual book will be published by Les Presses du Réel in 2015-16.