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Jordan Crandall is a media artist, writer, and performer. He is Professor of Visual Arts at University of California, San Diego. He is currently developing AUTOCADE, a performance work focusing on the conjunction of artificial intelligence and driving. He is the 2011 winner of the Vilém Flusser Theory Award for outstanding theory and research-based digital arts practice, given by the Transmediale in Berlin in collaboration with the Vilém Flusser Archive of the University of Arts, Berlin. His project UNMANNED—recently performed at Transmediale in Berlin and the V2_ Institute in Rotterdam—is a blend of performance art, political theater, philosophical speculation, and intimate reverie.