MJ, University of California at Berkeley
BA English, BA Development Studies, University of California at Berkeley
Video, Socially Engaged Media
Bob Paris is an electronic artist who frequently investigates mass media, social duplicity, and our culture of violence. His work has screened at venues around the world including the Image Forum Festival in Tokyo, the Sarajevo Winter Festival, and the Whitney Biennial. He currently directs The Cluster Project, an ongoing series of multimedia artworks exploring weapons, war, civilian casualties, and pop culture. Paris was educated at the University of California at Berkeley and received a master’s degree at its Graduate School of Journalism. He is currently an associate professor in Kinetic Imaging at VCU’s School of the Arts in Richmond, Virginia, where he teaches media literacy, socially engaged media, and video production.