About Aras Ozgun

Aras Ozgun is a media artist/scholar living and working in New York.  He was born at the Black Sea coast of Anatolia, he studied political sciences and sociology in Ankara and media studies in New York. He produces experimental video and digital media works, and writes on cultural criticism, media and politics in various journals. He is currently teaching digital media and media theory related graduate courses at the Media Studies Department of the New School University as a part-time Assistant Professor. He recently finished his Ph.D. at the Media Studies program of the Sociology Department of New School for Social Research with a dissertation on the political economy of contemporary cultural production.

You can find a selection of Aras’s video and multimedia works, and media projects here, and his personal blog at: http://karakafa.net/