ANGELA WASHKO

Angela Washko is an artist, writer and facilitator devoted to creating new forums for discussions of feminism in the spaces most hostile toward it. Since 2012, Washko has also been facilitating The Council on Gender Sensitivity and Behavioral Awareness in World of Warcraft. She is currently a fellow at the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry.

She recently joined the tenure-track faculty of Carnegie Mellon University, where she will hold the position of Assistant Professor.

News
-> Essays on The Game: The Game by The Creator's Project and Kill Screen
-> Tightrope Routines, my essay in FIELD Journal of Socially Engaged Art Criticism.
-> My work is featured in Mass Effect: Art and the Internet in the Twenty-First Century from the New Museum and MIT Press.
-> Vice / Broadly did an interview with me on All The Places You'll Go (Women as Place).
-> Interview with me printed in Neural Magazine.
-> Several page spread on my work in China's LEAP Magazine.
-> Recent feature in Art Monthly UK.
-> Paper Magazine selects Angela Washko for their BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE: 2015
-> Creative Time Report: Angela Washko***
-> I was a corresponding writer for ANIMAL NY! See my articles here.

Other Press & Writing
->I interviewed Ricardo Dominguez about the media controversy around his Performing the Self class (aka Fox News' "Get Naked or Fail")
-> The Hairpin interviewed me about BANGED.
-> The New Inquiry included me on their Gaming and Feminism Syllabus!
->Weird: I am the first artist to ever sell a video on Vine... Guardian Article.

Recent Grants & Awards
-> FRFAF Grant, Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry
-> College of Fine Arts Fund for Research and Creativity at CMU
-> Franklin Furnace Fund Grant!
-> Rhizome Internet Art Microgrant.

Upcoming/Ongoing Exhibitions
-> Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennial (Shenzhen, China)
-> Blinding Pleasures: Angela Washko, Ben Grosser, Man Bartlett, Arebyte Gallery (London, UK)
-> Impakt Festival (Utrecht, NL)
-> Gender Studies 2.0, Verein Nachschicht (Basel, CH)
-> Future Human, PLUG Projects (Kansas City, MO)
-> Rabbit Hole, Fox Hole, Wormhole: Anne Buckwalter and Angela Washko, Pilot Projects (Philadelphia, PA)

Recent & Upcoming Talks
-> Flânerie and the Politics of Public Space Symposium, The Barnes Foundation (Philadelphia, PA)
-> Gray Area Festival, Gray Area Foundation for Arts and Technology (San Francisco, CA)
-> Interrupt Conference, Brown University (Providence, RI)
-> Visiting Artist Lecture: Angela Washko, University of Massachusetts Lowell