Program Head, Art and Art History; Associate Professor
Affiliation: NYU New York
Education: PhD University of British Columbia
Research Areas: convergences between society, technology, and contemporary art and design
David Darts is an artist and technologist. His work focuses on the convergences between society, technology, and contemporary art and design. He uses sculpture and designed objects to provide spaces for critical reflection and social critique. Darts' work has been featured in over 200 international publications, including New Scientist, Le Monde, Ars Technica, and Wired Italia. His research and writings about contemporary art, education, emerging technologies, and creative citizenship have been published in a number of top scholarly journals and books.
David Darts is Associate Professor of Art in NYU Steinhardt’s Art Department. He is also Co-Director of the NYU Artistic Activism Working Research Group and former Curatorial Director of Conflux, the annual art, and technology