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Matias Viegener

MFA Writing Program
Matias Viegener is a writer, artist and critic who works solo and collaboratively in the fields of writing, visual art, and social practice. His new book, 2500 Random Things About Me Too, is published by Les Figues Press, and he’s the editor of I'm Very Into You, the correspondence of Kathy Acker and McKenzie Wark, just out from Semiotext(e). He is the co-editor, with Christine Wertheim, of Séance in Experimental Writing and The Noulipian Analects. His art work has been exhibited at LACMA, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Ars Electronica, ARCO Madrid, the Whitney, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Machine Project, MOCA Los Angeles, MOCA San Diego, and internationally in Mexico, Colombia, Germany, and Austria. He’s published in Afterimage, American Book Review, Artforum, Art Issues, ArtUS, Artweek, Black Clock, Bomb, Cabinet, Fiction International, Paragraph, and X-tra. His work has been written about in The New Yorker, salon.com, Hyperallergic, The Iowa Review, The New York Times, Art in America, Frieze, Art:21, The Los Angeles Times, X-tra, and The Huffington Post. He teaches at CalArts and is a 2013 Creative Capital awardee.