Annette Weintraub

« Previous:

Most Recent Affiliation(s):

  • City University of New York, _Professor and _Director

ISEA Bio(s) Available:

  • ISEA2014

    Annette Weintraub, City College of New York, US, is a media artist whose projects embed layered narratives within a variety of architectural constructs. Her work investigates architecture as visual language, media and public space and the symbolism of space.


    An­nette Wein­traub is a media artist whose pro­jects embed lay­ered nar­ra­tives within a va­ri­ety of ar­chi­tec­tural con­structs. Her work is an in­ves­ti­ga­tion of ar­chi­tec­ture as vi­sual lan­guage, and fo­cuses on the dy­nam­ics of urban space, the in­tru­sion of media into pub­lic space and the sym­bol­ism of space. She cre­ates web pro­jects that in­te­grate el­e­ments of nar­ra­tive, film and ar­chi­tec­ture within a con­cep­tual rep­re­sen­ta­tion of space to ex­plore modes of spa­tial rep­re­sen­ta­tion and the sub­jec­tive ex­pe­ri­ence of phys­i­cal space. Re­cent ex­hi­bi­tions in­clude: 2010 FILE, Elec­tronic Lan­guage In­ter­na­tional Fes­ti­val, Sao Paulo; “A Slow Re­veal…”  at Uni­ver­sity of Mary­land, Col­lege Park, and “Day of the Dead,” at the Ever­hart Mu­seum, Scran­ton, Penn­syl­va­nia. Her pro­jects have been shown at venues that in­clude: The At­lanta Con­tem­po­rary Art Cen­ter; The In­ter­na­tional Art Bi­en­nial-Buenos Aires; 5th Salon de Arte in Cuba; Video Bi­en­nal Is­rael; The 5th Bi­en­nial of Media and Ar­chi­tec­ture in Graz Aus­tria; The Whit­ney Bi­en­nial; The In­ter­na­tional Cen­ter for Pho­tog­ra­phy/ICP; The First Chi­ang Mai New Media Art Fes­ti­val; The In­ter­na­tional Film Fes­ti­val Rot­ter­dam; Thir­teen/WNET TV’s Reel­NewYork­Web; Viper in Switzer­land; at SIG­GRAPH and ISEA and nu­mer­ous other na­tional and in­ter­na­tional ex­hi­bi­tions. Com­mis­sions in­clude The Rush­likon Cen­tre for Global Di­a­logue, CEPA and Tur­bu­lence. Her work has been cited in many pub­li­ca­tions, in­clud­ing: Aper­ture, Art in Amer­ica, Art­fo­rum, Art­Byte, Newsweek, The New Yorker, New York Mag­a­zine, The Boston Globe, Leonardo, and In­tel­li­gent Agent as well as on­line ci­ta­tions in­clud­ing the New York Times, and Ne­tArt Re­view, She is Pro­fes­sor of Art at The City Col­lege of New York, CUNY.


    Exhibitions include: Technoseduction (1997), The Cooper Union; Picture Element (1996), Valencia College, Orlando, FL; CODE (1995), Ricco/Maresca Gallery, NYC; Image Electronic (1994), Euphrat Museum of Art, DeAnza College, Cupertino, CA; and Metamorphoses: Photography in the Electronic Age (1994), curated by The Aperture Foundation for Photography and the Visual Arts, at the Museum at FIT, New York, and traveling for four years to:The Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Tampa Museum of Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art, San Jose Museum of Art and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and Design. A previous art work for the Web, Realms, was included in: Hello World—Private Places-Global Spaces, Zurich Museum of Design, Switzerland. Kahanamoku & Beyond, a satellite exhibition of the Biennale of Sydney, and is also a featured project on ArtNetWeb. Annette Weintraub chaired a panel “Art on the Web, the Web as Art” at SIGGRAPH 96, and is a 1991 recipient of the New York Foundation for the Arts grant. She is Professor of Art at the City College of New York and Director of The Robinson Center for Graphic Arts and Communication Design.


    Annette Weintraub is a visual artist whose work examines the architectural environment. She is Professor of Art at The City College of New York CUNY, and directs the Robinson Center for Graphic Arts and Communication Design.


    Annette Weintraub is a visual artist working with digital image processing whose work examines the architectural environment. Her work will be seen this fall in “Metamorphoses: Photography in the Electronic Age”, curated by Aperture Magazine at the Fashion Institute of Technology. Her work is represented in many public collections. She received grants from the New York Foundation for Art (1991), The CUNY Research Foundation (1990,1993), and resident grants at Yaddo (1979, 1989). Annette Weintraub is Professor of Art at The City College of New York, USA, where she directs the Robinson Center for Graphic Arts and Communication Design.

Last Known Location:

  • United States of America

International Programme Committee:


Role(s) at the symposia over the years: