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Photo of Joel Stern & James Parker & Sean Dockray (Liquid Architecture)

Bio

Joel Stern & James Parker & Sean Dockray (Liquid Architecture)

Joel Stern is a curator, researcher, and artist living and working on Wurundjeri land in Melbourne, Australia. Stern is the Artistic Director at Liquid Architecture, and has been responsible for hundreds of festivals, symposia, exhibitions, concerts and publications realised in Australia and internationally, with collaborators ranging from major museums and institutions through to community organisations and artist-led initiatives.

James Parker is the Director of a research program on Law, Sound and the International at the Institute for International Law and the Humanities (IILAH). His research focuses on the relations between law, sound and listening, with emphasis on international criminal law, the law of war and privacy. He has been a visiting fellow at the Program for Science, Technology and Society at the Harvard Kennedy School for Government, a faculty member at the Harvard Law School Institute for Global Law and Policy Workshop, and is an associate curator at Liquid Architecture.

Sean Dockray is an artist, writer, and programmer living in Melbourne whose work explores the politics of technology, with a particular emphasis on artificial intelligences and the algorithmic web. He is also the founding director of the Los Angeles non-profit Telic Arts Exchange, and initiator of knowledge-sharing platforms, The Public School and Aaaaarg.