Angela Washko is an artist, writer and facilitator devoted to creating new forums for discussions of feminism in the spaces most hostile toward it. She is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Carnegie Mellon University. Since 2012, Washko has also been facilitating The Council on Gender Sensitivity and Behavioral Awareness in World of Warcraft.
-> 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
-> Carnegie Mellon University welcomes Angela Washko to their School of Art faculty.
-> 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.
-> XXI Triennale International Exhibition: 21st Century Design After Design, GAME VIDEO/ART: A SURVEY, Contemporary Hall Gallery, IULM University (Milan, Italy)
-> Utopia Is No Place- Utopia Is Process, Usdan Gallery at University of Bennington (Bennington, VT)
-> The Game: The Game, Transfer Gallery (NYC) *solo
-> Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennial (Shenzhen, China)
-> Performing in Public: Four Years of Ephemeral Actions in World of Warcraft, gallery@calit2 (San Diego, CA) *solo
-> Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art 1905-2016, Whitney Museum of American Art (NYC) - with Lorna Mills & Ways of Something
-> Trans Q Live, The Andy Warhol Museum (Pittsburgh, PA)
Recent & Upcoming Talks
-> Ubiquitous Computing and Surveillance Culture, University of Pittsburgh
-> REMIX, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh PA (with Lorna Mills)
-> Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Angela Washko, Sage College, Albany NY
-> Tightrope Routines: Angela Washko, University of Massachusetts Lowell
-> Visiting Artist Lecture: Angela Washko, University of Michigan