Participation in QAX
What If We Remade U.S. Economic Policy?
Featuring new collaborative work by
Leslie Alfin, Theresa Byrnes, Chanel Kennebrew
& Toshi Reagon
26-19 Jackson Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101
6:00 – 10:00 pm
About the Artist
Installation artist Leslie Alfin explores the impact of a techno-driven economy on individuals, society and culture. Formerly VP of Marketing for Cingular Wireless’s Enterprise Group (Blackberry), and as CEO/Head Designer for EGG, Inc. Marketing Communications, she led strategy development, modeling and implementation. She left her position as an educator in the School of Design Strategies at Parsons School of Design to pursue her PhD in the Z-Node program at the Zurich University for the Arts, where she works with scientists from the ETHZ to research complex adaptive systems and the potential for sustainable economic ecologies.