CIRCUIT Cast Episode 95: Connor Fitzgerald and Xi Li

Xi Li, Brain Island (2019 - ongoing)

In this podcast Moya Lawson speaks to Xi Li and Connor Fitzgerald, two emerging artists working in digital space via avatars, text and interactivity. The artists discuss the capability of the avatar to move beyond the constraints of physical embodiment towards a range of intentions and new possibilities.

Xi Li is an artist based in Auckland whose work explores philosophical frameworks through mediums including video, 3D animation, VR and game-design.  Watch a sample of Brain Island (2019-ongoing) on CIRCUIT, see more of Xi’s work on her website. Connor Fitzgerald is a non-binary artist based in Te Whanganui-ā-Tara Wellington, with a multi-disciplinary practice in video, writing and installation. See Connor’s page on CIRCUIT.