LIVING ROOM LIGHT EXCHANGE NEW YORK
FLAN FALACCI + ALDEN JONES + CHEN WANG
TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 7PM
Flan Falacci is an interdisciplinary artist and game designer in NYC, currently working as a Unity developer as well as an organizer for the non-profit video games gallery Babycastles. Flan is particularly interested in the idea of ambience in how we play with systems, and large possibility spaces that place emphasis on observing interesting results. As their work evolves, Flan also hopes to delve further down the paths of procedural generation, neural networks, and other methods of computer authorship, as well as more traditional styles of play.
Alden Rivendale Jones is a New York City based artist, researcher, and programmer working in performance and new media. Recent work themes include human to algorithm interactions, utopic infrastructures, and failure. Formerly they were curator at hq Objective Gallery in Portland, OR. Currently they are a managing editor of Adjacent Journal and a research resident at New York University's Interactive Telecommunications Program.
Wang Chen was born in China and is a multimedia artist currently living and working in NYC. The installations that Chen creates begin with physical drawings. Chen makes costumes and props for her videos and builds unimaginable spaces using virtual reality. Chen received her BFA in Painting from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2014 and an MFA in Photography from the Rochester Institute of Technology in 2018. Her work has been exhibited/screened both nationally and internationally. She is also the fellowship recipient of Roswell Artist in Residency, Vermont Studio Center and NARS Foundation.
The Living Room Light Exchange NY #lrlxny is organized and curated by Sarah Burke and Nicholas O’Brien. Previous curators have been Jason Huff, Nupur Mathur and Morehshin Allahyari.