Speaking Engagements

  • REFRESH: Refiguring the Future: A Netgain Event, presenter, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, May 3, 2018 (Chicago, IL)
  • The Bridge between Tech and Culture, moderator, Museum of African Diaspora, Ap, 2018 (San Francisco, CA)
  • How to talk about Contemporary Art?, lecturer, de Young Museum, October 26, 2017 (San Francisco, CA)
  • OUT/LOOK: Birth of the Queer, panelist, GLBT Historical Society, October 12, 2017 (San Francisco, CA)
  • A Becoming Resemblance, panelist, Fridman Gallery August 4, 2017 (New York, New York)
  • Water & Fire: Race Politics from Standing Rock to San Pablo, panelist, Art + Race Conference, Impact Hub Oakland June 3, 2017 (Oakland, California)
  • On In-betweenness with Jeff Chang and Luna Malbroux, moderator, Oakland Book Festival, May 21, 2017 (Oakland, California)
  • Memes and the Mediascape, moderator, Oakland Book Festival, May 21, 2017 (Oakland, California)
  • Speculative Writing Workshop, workshop facilitator, University of Washington, Bothell, May 1, 2017 (Bothell, Washington)
  • Building a Local Movement through Music, Art, and Tech, panelist, shesaid.so, April 27, 2017 (San Francisco, California)
  • Memory and Resistance: The Art of Joseph DeLappe, facilitator, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, April 15, 2017 (Sonoma, California)
  • Contextual Talk for Lynn Hershmann’s film Technolust, speaker, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, March 11, 2017 (San Francisco, California)
  • Radical Art Theory Tuesday, panelist, Southern Exposure, February 23, 2017 (San Francisco, California)
  • College Art Association, annual conference, speaker, February 18, 2017 (New York, New York)
  • ever elusive, speaker, Transmediale: art and digital culture festival, February 5, 2017 (Berlin, Germany)
  • Books in Browsers, speaker, Gray Area Foundation for the Arts, November 3-4 2016 (San Francisco, California)
  • Real Future Lab: Queering Tech, guest speaker, Fusion, May 25, 2016 (Oakland, California)
  • Enduring Protest, guest speaker, Thoughtworks SF, May 11, 2016 (San Francisco, California)
  • Emojis, Selfies, and GIFs: The Art of Carla Gannis, guest speaker, San Jose State University, May 10, 2016 (San Jose, California)
  • Tumblr and Art Appropriation, panelist, NYU Magnet, May 7, 2016 (New York, New York)
  • Theorizing the Web 2016, Keynote panelist, Museum of the Moving Image, April 15, 2016 (New York, New York)
  • Queer Technologies: A Conversation with Emily Holmes, Anton Stuebner and Dorothy Santos, panelist, California College of the Arts, April 7, 2016 (San Francisco, CA)
  • WATERMELON WOMAN 2.0: A Screening and Conversation with Cheryl Dunye moderated by Erin Christovale, panelist, Arena Cinema Hollywood, March 5, 2016 (Los Angeles, CA)
  • #WATERMELONWOMAN: Making Our Histories: A queer/black archiving and activism workshop, co-facilitator, The Grove House at Pitzer College, March 4, 2016 (Claremont, CA)
  • 100 Years of Robot Art and Science in the Bay Area, Panelist, de Young Museum, November 20, 2015 (San Francisco, CA)
  • Ethics of New Media Symposium, Presenter, Drake University, November 15, 2015 (Des Moines, IA)
  • Conceiving Place: Mabel Negrete and Dorothy Santos in Conversation, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, August 7, 2015 (San Francisco, CA)
  • disruptions: Black + Brown Lives Matter, Panelist, Red Poppy House, April 30, 2015 (San Francisco, CA)
  • Theorizing the Web 2015, Moderator, April 17-18, 2015 (New York, NY)
  • The Networked World: Is It Global?, Panelist, April 21, 2015 (SFAQ Project Space)
  • ConVerge: Foodie, Participating Artist, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, March 19, 2015 (San Francisco, CA)
  • Critical Information 2014 Conference, Panelist, School of Visual Arts-MFA Program in Art Criticism & Writing, December 6, 2014 (New York, NY)
  • Collaboration, Community, and Crisis: a Roundtable on Filipino/American Art Now, Panelist, American Studies Conference, November 8, 2014 (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Meditations on Digging, Panelist, Betti Ono Gallery, October 11, 2014 (Oakland, CA)
  • Open Cities/Art Cities Festival, Panelist, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, October 4, 2014 (San Francisco, CA)
  • Exhibition and Ideology, Workshop Facilitator, California College of the Arts, Professor Tirza “True” Latimer, PhD, Fall 2014 (Oakland, CA)
  • The Objects: A Panel Discussion Panelist, A Simple Collective, June 17, 2014 (San Francisco, CA)
  • Strategies for Survival: Discussions on Artists Space in the Bay Area, Guest Speaker, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, May 10, 2014 (San Francisco, CA)
  • Marginalized Narratives of the Body in Contemporary New Media and Digital Art, Presenter, California College of the Arts, Annual Spring VCS Symposium, April 26, 2014 (San Francisco, CA)
  • In Conversation with Artist in Residence Tim Roseborough, Panelist, De Young Museum, April 10, 2014 (San Francisco, CA)
  • Internet Art, Guest Speaker, Professor Nick Lally, San Francisco Art Institute, April 3 2014
  • Contemporary Art Practices, Guest Speaker, Professor Amy Berk, San Francisco Art Institute, February 17 2014
  • The Honeymoon is Over: Reflecting on Internet Utopianism and the Arts, Panelist, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Dissident Future Arts Festival, November 23, 2013 (San Francisco, CA)
  • Bring It! In Conversation with Ben Valentine, ZERO1, Bring It! Summer Series, June 2013 (San Jose, CA)
  • Theorizing the Web 2013, Speaker, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, May 10, 2013 (New York, NY)