Nick Briz

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Lecturer in Media Arts and Design


Nick Briz is an internationally recognized new-media artist, educator and organizer. His work focuses on digital culture by investigating the promises and perils of living in an increasingly digital and networked world. He is an active participant in various online communities and conversations including glitch art, net art, remix culture, digital rights, Internet ecology and digital literacy. He's an Adjunct Associate Professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Creative Director of the digital agency Branger_Briz, a collective of artists, strategists, educators and programmers specializing in conceiving and developing custom innovative digital projects for a wide range of clients. Check out his website here.


  • Internet Art I (Fall 2021; MAAD 23631)
  • Internet Art II (Winter 2022; MAAD 23632)
  • Collaborative Artware (Winter 2022; MAAD 23655)
  • Digitizing Human Rights (Spring 2022; MAAD 25900)