Marina G. Zurkow


A woman wearing a black top, chunky necklace with arms crossed

Marina Zurkow is a media artist focused on near-impossible nature and culture intersections. She uses life science, materials, and technologies to foster intimate connections between people and non-human agents.

Zurkow is a 2011 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellow, and granted awards from the New York Foundation for the Arts, New York State Council for the Arts, the Rockefeller Foundation, and Creative Capital. She is represented by bitforms gallery.

Courses Taught:

The Temporary Effect
Interactive Screens and Cinematic Objects
Project Development Studio 
Animals, People, and Those In Between
Thesis Prep
Site Specific: The History and Process of Making Temporary Public Art Projects
The Fungus Among Us
Temporary Expert: The Anthropocene Edition