Artist and Associate Professor Karen O'Rourke
University Paris 1
Karen O’Rourke is an artist and writer. Born in Ithaca, New York, she currently lives and works in Paris, France. Exhibitions, telecommunications events, installations, bookworks, software. Among them: City Portraits, Paris Réseau/ Paris Network, Archiving as Art, A Map Larger than the Territory, Partially Buried University. She is a past recipient of the Leonardo Award for Excellence. Her book Walking and Mapping: Artists as Cartographers is to be published by the MIT Press. She is Maître de conférences (Associate Professor) in art and communication at the Université de Paris I, where she is a member of the Laboratoire d'Esthétique Théorique et Appliquée (Laboratoire des Arts et Médias).