Salome Asega is an artist, researcher and educator working between participatory design and emerging technology. Starting in 2021 she’s been the director of NEW INC, the New Museum’s incubator for practitioners working at the intersection of art, design and technology. She’s also a founding member of POWRPLNT, a digital art collaboratory.

Salome has participated in residencies and fellowships with MoMA, Eyebeam, New Museum, The Laundromat Project, and Recess. She has exhibited and given presentations at the Shanghai Biennale, Performa, and the Brooklyn Museum. Salome received her MFA from Parsons at The New School in Design and Technology where she also teaches.

Panel: Fostering Creative Communities

A conversation between Christopher Coleman, Salome Asega and Dorothy Santos about the ways their different organizations work to support and encourage communities.

Ecosystems of Care

How are artists serving other artists and building ecosystems of care? Continuing in a a rich tradition of artists starting galleries, community spaces, and residency programs, what are emerging organizational models that are forging new avenues for support and presentation?