About

Gavin Keeney, PhD, is Founder and Director of Agence ‘X’, an architects’ and artists’ re-representation bureau, founded in New York, New York, in 2007.

As 2016-17 Teaching Fellow in the Faculty of Architecture, CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India, he co-produced, with faculty and students, experimental transmedia projects. This included a CEPT University Summer School project, “Media, Transmedia, and the Multiple Arts,” held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Venice, Italy, in May 2017. He is the author of Knowledge, Spirit, Law: Book 1, Radical Scholarship (2015) and Knowledge, Spirit, Law: Book 2, The Anti-capitalist Sublime (2017), both published open-access by Punctum Books in association with the Center for Transformative Media, New School/Parsons School of Design. His current research project, “Lived Law,” involves a multimedia and performative study of the Moral Rights of Authors in the Age of Cognitive Capitalism.

For representative projects, please see the following links:

“The Moral Rights of Authors in the Age of Cognitive Capitalism” (two-day public seminar), Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities Visiting Research Fellowship, Birkbeck, University of London, London, England, June 14-15, 2017

http://www.bbk.ac.uk/events-calendar/the-moral-rights-of-authors-in-the-…

“Media, Transmedia, and the Multiple Arts” (archival and exhibition research), CEPT University Summer School, Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Venice, Italy, with Harsh Bhavsar et al., in association with the Faculty of Architecture and Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia, and IUAV and Giorgio Cini Foundation, Venice, Italy, May 8-22, 2017

http://sws.cept.ac.in/course-detail/media-transmedia-and-the-multiple-ar…

Knowledge, Spirit, Law: Book 1, Radical Scholarship (Brooklyn, NY: CTM Documents Initiative/Punctum Books, 2015)

http://punctumbooks.com/titles/knowledge-spirit-law/