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Muriel Magenta

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Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1505
Biography: 

Muriel Magenta née Zimmerman is a visual artist working in new media genres of computer art, installation, multimedia performance as well as video and sculpture. Her installations involve the interface between electronic media and the audience, creating visual/perceptual experiences within actual spaces, transforming them into hybrids between virtual environments and lived space.

Magenta has had solo exhibitions at the University of Southern California, Kansas City Art Institute, LACE: Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Scottsdale Center for the Arts, among others. Her work has been exhibited internationally in group exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Brussels International Film Festival, European Media Festival, Brooklyn Film Festival, SIGGRAPH among others. Magenta served as the national president of the Women's Caucus for Art, and has been involved in the women's art movement for decades in leadership positions. She has also curated exhibitions, such as Push Comes to Shove: Women and Power, in collaboration with the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art and Arizona State University.

Magenta is professor of art at Arizona State University.

Education: 
  • Ph.D. Arizona State University 1970
  • M.F.A. Arizona State University 1965
  • M.A. Arizona State University 1962
  • B.A. Queens College 1958
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ART 592Research
ART 595Continuing Registration
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 621Studio Problems
ART 680Practicum
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 394Special Topics
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 394Special Topics
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ARA 484Internship
ART 484Internship
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ARA 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ARA 584Internship
ART 584Internship
ARA 592Research
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 394Special Topics
ARA 394Special Topics
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ARA 484Internship
ART 484Internship
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ARA 499Individualized Instruction
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 394Special Topics
ARA 394Special Topics
ART 440Experimental Video Art
ART 484Internship
ARA 484Internship
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ARA 499Individualized Instruction
ART 529Experimental Video Art
ARA 584Internship
ART 584Internship
ARA 592Research
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 394Special Topics
ARA 394Special Topics
ARA 484Internship
ART 484Internship
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 494Special Topics
ARA 499Individualized Instruction
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
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