Aras Özgün has an MA in Media Studies and a PhD in Sociology from the New School for Social Research University, New York. He has published articles on politics, media and the arts in various Turkish and English scholarly journals.

As an artist he has made a number of experimental videos, documentaries and multi-media works that have been exhibited in various venues in Turkey, the US, Australia, Egypt, Germany and Britain. He is currently teaching Media Theory and Digital Media at the Media Studies Department of the New School, New York.

This person was part of Sharjah Biennial 10


Özgün, Aras

Manual for Treason

Manual for Treason is a guest-edited series of seven books playing on the literary sense of the word 'plot'. It was commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation for Sharjah Biennial 10.