Episode 7: Grayson Earle
Grayson Earle is a new media artist, activist, and educator based in Brooklyn, New York. He is the creator of Bail Bloc and a member of The Illuminator art collective. He graduated from the University of California at Irvine in 2009 with a BA in Film and Media Studies before relocating to New York where he received an MFA in Integrated Media Arts at Hunter College in 2013. Since then, Earle has worked as a professor at Hunter College, Oberlin College, and The New School. He has published and spoken about his work and related research including techno-Socialism, hacking as an art practice, and contemporary implications of the Russian avant-garde. Recent displays of his work include Centro de Cultura Digital (Mexico), Kate Vass Galerie (Switzerland), and the Brooklyn Museum (USA). He has presented his work and research at The Whitney Museum of Art, MoMA PS1, Radical Networks, the Magnum Foundation, and Open Engagement.