Patrick Lichty interviewed by Colin Goldberg
Techspressionist Artist Interview Series #6 – February 17, 2021
Wednesday, February 17, 2021: Patrick Lichty is an educator, media artist, writer, futurist, curator of over 30 years. He is currently a professor of media design at Zayed University in Abu Dhabi, where he is the Director of the Immersive Media Research Cluster. As an activist and artist, he was part of or worked with the collectives RTMark, Pocha Nostra, The Yes Men, Terminal Time, Second Front, Shared Universe, and Critical Art Ensemble. He is the author of “Variant analyses: interrogations of new media art and culture.” published in 2013 by the institute of network cultures, as well as version 2.0 of the Techspressionist Manifesto.
Techspressionist Interviews are self-produced videos of of artists interviewing other artists in the spirit of Warhol’s Interview Magazine. Many thanks to artist Roz Dimon developing the Interview Series initiative and drafting the format. These videos are also published to the Techspressionism YouTube Channel.