Elia VargasVisiting Assistant Professorat University of California at Santa Cruz
Focus area: Art Theory, Critical Theory
Dr. Elia Vargas is an artist and a scholar working across multiple mediums, ranging from video and sound to writing and performance, focused on naturecultural media practices. He is a visiting assistant professor of Media Study at the University at Buffalo, and is commissioned by Goethe Institute to host and produce a monthly podcast on global technocultural exchange. He is the co-founder of the SF Bay Area art and technology organization, the Living Room Light Exchange. He holds a PhD from UC Santa Cruz.