Filmed at ITP-NYU for CC Fest NYC in November 2018. In this talk Nicole shares some of her creative projects and why she thinks being a beginner is good. Nicole He,, is a programmer and artist based in Brooklyn, New York.

Filmed at San Francisco Friends School in October 2018 for CC Fest SF. Lark Alder aka VCR works in video, installation, interactive media, critical design, and performance. VCR stands for Virtually Conflicted Reality. A common thread in their work is multiplicity of meaning and experience in an increasingly digitized world — many projects explore the personal, political, and social implications of the dissolving boundary between body and machine. Using humor within a critical queer framework, Lark tackles subject matter as diverse as biosurveillance, data privacy, oceanic myth, sexual violence culture, virtual healing and human-computer desire. (