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Marina Zurkow

Faculty, Class of


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

Marina Zurkow makes media works about humans' relationships to animals, plants and the weather. These reconfigured and inclusive notions of our environment have taken the form of animated videos, customized multi-screen computer pieces, installations, prints, and participatory public art works.

Since 2000, Zurkow has exhibited at The Sundance Film Festival, The Rotterdam Film Festival, The Smithsonian American Art Museum, Seoul Media City Biennial, Ars Electronica, Creative Time, The Kitchen, The Walker Art Center, The National Museum for Women in the Arts, Eyebeam, and other venues. She is a 2011 Guggenheim Fellow, and has been a NYFA Fellow, a Rockefeller New Media Fellow, and a Creative Capital grantee. Zurkow is represented by bitforms gallery in New York and lives in Brooklyn, New York.