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Emily Martinez

New Media Artistat Unsupervised Pleasures
United States
Focus area: AI (Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Deep Fakes)

Emily Martinez is a new media artist working with machine learning, queer technologies, and consensual tech. They are a self-taught coder, collaborator with Queer.AI and Anxious to Make, 2020 ML5.js fellow, and founder of Unsupervised Pleasures. Emily is a 1st generation Cuban immigrant and refugee, raised by Miami and living in Los Angeles since 2012. When Emily is not working, they are learning to love and doing their energy work.
Emily’s art and research has been published in Art in America, Media-N, Leonardo Journal (MIT Press), Temporary Art Review, and Filmmaker Magazine. Their work has been exhibited at international venues, including Hebbel am Ufer HAU4 (Berlin, DE), Drugo More (Rijeka, Croatia), Transmediale (Berlin, DE), Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (San Francisco), MoMA PS1 (New York), V2_Lab for the Unstable Media (Rotterdam, NL), The Luminary (St. Louis), The Institute of Network Cultures (Amsterdam, NL), and The Wrong Biennale.