Contemporary Art, Design, and New Media Art Histories (CADN) presents:
Out of School
Excavating Information Art Associated With The Toronto School of Communication
A Lecture by Dr. Adam Lauder
Tuesday February 7th, 2023
205 Richmond St. W, room 420
In this lecture Dr. Lauder draws upon his recently published book “Out of School” to excavate the long history of information art associated with the Toronto School of Communication, a network of visionary media thinkers centred on the University of Toronto in the mid-twentieth century that included Marshall McLuhan.
Adam Lauder graduated with a Ph.D. from the Department of Art History at the University of Toronto in 2016. Lauder researches the long history of digitality, with a non-exclusive regional focus on the lands now known as Canada.