Lee Tusman 👽 is a New York-based new media 🎨💻 artist and educator interested in the application of the radical ethos of collectives 👩🏿🏭 👨🏼🎤 🧑🏿🎨 👩🏻🔬 👨👨👧👧 and DIY culture 🧷 to the creation of, aesthetics, and open-source distribution methods 🖨️ of digital culture. He works in code ⌨️, collage ✂️, sound 🎶 and text 📝. His artistic output includes installations 🗑 , interactive media 📑, video art 📹, experimental games 🎮, sound art 🔊, websites 🌐, bots 🤖 and micro-power radio stations📡. His work has been shown at museums 🏛️, galleries 🖼️, artist-run spaces 🏚️ and virtual environments 🛸. He studied at Brandeis University and received his MFA at UCLA in Design Media Arts. He is Assistant Professor 🏫 of New Media and Computer Science at Purchase College.
Lee is an organizer with Babycastles, a NYC-based collective fostering and amplifying diverse voices in videogame culture as well as a collaborator with artist-run community Flux Factory. He co-founded Processing Community Day NYC. He is a past organizer at Hidden City Philadelphia, Little Berlin and KCHUNG Radio.