Michael James Becker is an artist, designer, and researcher based in Los Angeles, California with a special interest in language, technology, and philosophy/critical theory. His practice is led by the investigation of concepts and ideas that often find their ways into environments, words and images.
The UCLA Art Sci center acknowledges the Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (Los Angeles basin, So. Channel Islands) and are grateful to have the opportunity to work for the taraaxatom (indigenous peoples) in this place. As a land grant institution, we pay our respects to Honuukvetam (Ancestors), 'Ahiihirom (Elders), and 'eyoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present and emerging.