Casey Reas lives and works in Los Angeles. He is an associate professor and chair of the department of Design and Media Arts at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Reas has exhibited his work internationally at institutions including Laboral (Gijon, Spain), The Cooper-Hewitt Museum (New York), and the National Museum for Art, Architecture, and Design (Oslo), at independent venues including Telic Arts Exchange (Los Angeles), <>TAG (The Hague), and Ego Park (Oakland), at galleries including Bitforms (New York), BANK (Los Angeles), and [DAM] Berlin, and at festivals including Sonar(Barcelona), Ars Electronica (Linz), and Microwave (Hong Kong). In 2007 Reas organized OPEN: Open Source Sound, Image, and Electronics, a two-day symposium and workshop series on the theme of FLOSS in the University of California. OPEN was sponsored by the UC Digital Arts Research Network (UC DARnet).