Vera is a master student at the Interface Culture Lab, University of Art and Industrial Design Linz and doctoral candidate in philosophy at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. Her research interests are the artificial replica in the image of the human as well as the ethical and social implications of science and technological progress, utilizing a broad interdisciplinary approach.
March and April 2019.
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.