An independent media artist, curator and writer, Nina Czegledy divides her time between Canada and Europe, living in Budapest and Toronto. Czegledy is of Hungarian origin and spends a great deal of time in Budapest and within Eastern Europe facilitating exchange between media art organizations and artists in Canada and throughout the rest of Europe. Originally a broadcast documentary filmmaker, Czegledy has also worked in digital video and installation art.
Media artist, curator, writer. Has collaborated on international projects, produced time based and digital works, and participated in workshops, forums and festivals worldwide.
Her academic lectures lead to numerous publications in books and journals in Europe, North and South America and Asia. Czegledy is the president of Critical Media, a Canadian based Knowledge Institute. She is a member of the LEAuthors as well as the Leonardo SpaceArt Network. She has been appointed by the UNESCO DigiArts Portal as a Key Advisor to the African Network and is member of UNESCO’s Arab States DigiArts group as well as of the YASMIN, moderated list for art-science-technology interactions around the Mediterranean Rim.
A short video interview with Nina Czegledy for fivewordsforthefuture