Coco Fusco is a New York-based interdisciplinary artist and writer who has performed, lectured, exhibited and curated around the world since 1988. Fusco's recent art projects combine electronic media and performance in a variety of formats, from staged multi-media performances incorporating large scale projections and closed circuit television, to live performances streamed to the internet that invite audiences to chart the course of action through chat interaction. Fusco is a recipient of a 2003 Herb Alpert Award in the Arts. Her works have been included in such events as The Whitney Biennial, Sydney Biennale, and The Kwangju Biennale. She is an associate professor in Columbia University's School of the Arts.