AP Pettinelli

Cohort Year: 2015
Research Interests: Work, contemporary aesthetics, the “no”
Education: AB, Visual & Environmental Studies (Italian Studies citation), Harvard College, 2012


AP Pettinelli’s research is rooted in Italian autonomist theory, focusing on alternative media and aesthetic practices that create spaces–and times–of refusal within our algorithmic societies of control. This research extends through Deleuze & Guattari and their interlocutors, dealing in issues of the image and inoperativity. He holds an A.B. in Visual & Environmental Studies from Harvard College.

Teaching Experience

  • No Future: Visual Media and Contemporary Life, Lecturer - Winter 2021
  • Introduction to Film, Lecturer - Autumn 2020
  • Film and the Moving Image, CA - Spring 2019
  • Afrofuturism, CA - Winter 2019
  • History of International Cinema, Part Ii: Sound to 1960, CA - Winter 2018