Artists & NFTs
With Sasha Stiles
This 7-week immersion in the crypto art ecosystem empowers artists and writers to unlock the creative potential of the blockchain, through lectures, tutorials, virtual field trips, and insights from leaders in the NFT space.
Office hours: Tuesdays 12 -1pm EST
Sep 19th - Oct 31st
3 pm - 5:30 pm EST
Sasha Stiles is a poet, artist and AI researcher recognized as a pioneer of generative literature and blockchain poetics. Her cross-media work — which has been honored in the Future.Art.Awards, nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net, and exhibited in analog and virtual realms around the world — probes what it means to be human in a nearly post-human era. Stiles is co-founder of theVERSEverse, a literary NFT gallery, and Poetry Mentor to the humanoid android BINA48, and has spoken on poetry and technology at SXSW, Miami Art Week and Art Basel, the Contemporary and Digital Art Fair and elsewhere. Her hybrid book Technelegy has been hailed as “an instant techno-classic.”
Live online classes with the world’s best artists and curators
A Week with Hito
with Hito Steyerl
In this course, students will be in conversation with Hito Steyerl as she speaks about her previous work, processes, experiences, and insights as a career artist, filmmaker, writer, and innovator. From Berlin, Hito will join with this intimate small group of global artists over the course of four sessions.
At Home in the Body
with Janine Antoni
This class will be part laboratory, part playground, part archeological dig: a place to relate, to connect, and to honor difference. Where are we politically, geographically, and culturally? Where are we in terms of our gender and belief systems? How does this affect our making?
Arts & Culture of Nature
with Mark Dion
“Art and the Culture of Nature” aims to foster a better understanding of how artists today can make work engaging the environment in a time of intensifying ecological calamity.