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Coco Fusco/Ricardo Dominguez, FF Alumns, lecture at LA MOCA, Mar. 23rd, 2002

Continuing With The Aim 2002 Lecture Series Aim Iii: Luna Park Presents:

Coco Fusco And Ricardo Dominguez
Saturday, March 23rd, 2-4 pm
Ahmanson Auditorium
Museum of Contemporary Art (at the California Plaza)
250 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Interdisciplinary artist COCO FUSCO has lectured, performed, exhibited, and curated programs throughout the world. Fusco's performances include Dolores from 10h to 22h with Ricardo Dominguez (2001), Votos (1999-2000), Stuff with Nao Bustamante (1996-99), and Sudaca Enterprises (1997), and her work has been included in, among others, the Whitney Biennial, the Sydney Biennale, and the London International Theatre Festival. She is the author of English is Broken Here, a collection of essays on art, media and cultural politics; and the editor of Corpus Delecti: Performance Art of the Americas (1999). Her writings appear in numerous publications, including: the Village Voice, the LA Times, Art in America, and Frieze, and a collection of her essays and performance texts will be published by Routledge in 2001.

Ricardo Dominguez is a co-founder of The Electronic Disturbance Theater (EDT), a group who developed Virtual-Sit-In technologies in 1998 in solidarity with the Zapatista communities in Chiapas, Mexico. EDT's SWARM action was presented at Ars Electronica's InfoWar Festival in 1998. A former member of Critical Art Ensemble, Dominguez is currently a Worker with Fake-Fakeshop, a hybrid performance group that was included in the Whitney Biennial, and Senior Editor of The Thing. He is the editor of EDT's book Hacktivism: network-art-activism, (Autonomedia Press, 2001), and his essays have appeared at Ctheory and recently in Corpus Delecti: Performance Art of the Americas, edited by Coco Fusco.

AIM is the annual international festival of time-based media presented by the University of Southern California School of Fine Arts. AIM is directed by Janet Owen and programmed by Christiane Robbins. This lecture is Presented by AIM and co-sponsored by the USC Janet and George Handtmann Lecture Series in Photography.

All events are free and open to the public. No reservation required.

Further information:
Tel: 213 740 ARTS