PUBLIC AGENCY is the cultural production practice of Paul Amitai.
- Consulting and strategic planning for arts and cultural programs
- Conceiving and producing events and experiences
- Curating and designing exhibitions
- Building and managing creative industry collaborations
Creative innovation, emerging technology, and design for social change
Paul Amitai is a cultural producer and strategist working at the intersection of media, art, and technology. Paul has recently developed and produced projects with Intel, Mozilla, Eyebeam, Shapeways, Made in NY Media Center, Magnum Foundation, and Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival. He is currently the Project Director of Computational Fashion and Photography, Expanded.
Paul was previously Senior Curator at Eyebeam, founder and curator of the New York Festival of Electronic Composers and Improvisers, and curator/producer of work presented at Performa, ZERO1 Biennial, and FACT. Paul also developed and led the undergraduate program in Creative Direction at London College of Fashion during its inaugural year.
Paul has written on media art, film, music, technology and culture for MTV.com, Signal to Noise, New Art Examiner, and The Onion. He has also exhibited and performed in North America, Europe, Australia, and the Middle East, released numerous albums and shared the stage with legends such as Run-DMC and The Specials.
Lhooq, Michelle. "Electronic Music Festivals Hire Curators Now." Vice. November 6, 2013.
Tanzilo, Bobby. "Powerful new Amitai work rooted in family and world history." OnMilwaukee.com. December 30, 2013.
Contact: paulamitai AT gmail.com