Fusco, Coco

fusco,coco

Coco Fusco
PhD, Art and Visual Culture, Middlesex University
Associate Professor of Fine Arts and Director of Intermedia Initiatives, School of Art Media, and Technology, Parsons The New School for Design

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Areas of Expertise:
Fine Art
Profile:
Coco Fusco is a New York-based interdisciplinary artist and writer. Since 1988, she has performed, lectured, exhibited and curated around the world. She is a 2013 Fulbright Scholar and a recipient of a 2012 USA Fellowship. She was also awarded a 2003 Herb Alpert Award in the Arts. Fusco's performances and videos have been included in exhibitions and events at the New Museum, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Art Basel Miami Beach, the Sydney Biennale, The Johannesburg Biennial, The Kwangju Biennale, The Shanghai Biennale, InSite O5, Transmediale, The London International Theatre Festival, VideoBrasil and Performa05.

For more information, visit her website.
Courses Taught:
  • Adv Projects: Grad Theory Practice Career 2
  • Graduate Core 1: Critique
  • Transdisciplinary Grad Seminar
  • Visiting Artist Lecture Series
  • Afro-futurism
Recent Publications:
Recent Presentations/Exhibits:

A Field Guide for Female Interrogators
(2008)

Only Skin Deep: Changing Visions of the American Self
(2003)

The Bodies that Were Not Ours and Other Writings
(2001)

Corpus Delecti: Performance Art of the Americas
(1999)

English is Broken Here: Notes on Cultural Fusion in the Americas (1995)


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