Addie Wagenknecht seeks to blend conceptual work
with forms of hacking and sculpture. Wagenknecht’s work employs a
peculiar blend of visual aesthetics drenched by conceptualism and lulz.
Previous exhibitions include MuseumsQuartier Wien, Vienna, Austria; La
Gaîté Lyrique, Paris, France; The Istanbul Modern; Whitechapel Gallery,
London and MU, Eindhoven, Netherlands.
Wagenknecht founded Deep Lab in 2014 under a Warhol Foundation Grant. She was a member of Free Art & Technology (F.A.T.) Lab
prior to its closure, and is the Chair of the Open Hardware Summit at
MIT. Wagenknecht also co-produced the open source laser cutter Lasersaur.
work has been featured in numerous academic papers, books, and
magazines, such as TIME, Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair, The
Economist, and The New York Times. She holds a Masters degree from the
Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University, and has
previously held fellowships at Eyebeam Art + Technology Center in New
York City, Culture Lab UK, Institute HyperWerk for Postindustrial Design
Basel (CH), and The Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry at
Carnegie Mellon University.
She is represented by bitforms gallery in New York City.