Additional Roles Professor
Faculty Member Creative Media 
Division of Communication & Creative Media 
Interaction Design 
Pronouns He/Him/His
Education University at Buffalo, Master of Fine Arts; University of Oregon, Bachelor of Arts
Areas of Expertise
  • interactive media
  • sonic arts (audio production and performance)
  • mixed media and intermedia artworks
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Al Larsen is a media artist and writer whose work engages with ideas of public space and populist uses of media technologies. He works in and across multiple media and processes including programmable technologies, textiles, performance, audio production and printmaking. His work has shown in festivals in the US and internationally and his writing on popular culture, art and performance has appeared in P-Queue, Careless Talk Costs Lives, Plan B and The Squealer. He directs toe Creative Media BFA program at Champlain College.

Distinctions & Awards

– Center for Machine Arts, Peekskill, NY
– Burlington City Arts, Burlington, VT
– Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center, Buffalo, NY
– International Artist Exchange Residency, City of Glasgow, Scotland

Favorite Quote

“Find a place you trust and then try trusting it for a while.”

—Corita Kent

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