Steve Wetzel

Steve Wetzel is an American artist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Film/Video/Animation/New Genres at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Much of Wetzel’s work focuses on observation, social construction and the sacredness and “relationalism” of Events. These themes can also be found in a book he penned in 2010, published by the Green Gallery Press, that was described by his editor as “an urgent and generous exegesis …[a] re-collecting of thoughts and experience, a naming of bullshit.” The second volume is forthcoming.

Incorporating Guilt Within An Autonomous Robot

(Steve Wetzel, 2012)

Part appropriated video and part observational documentary, Incorporating Guilt explores the performance of Americanism and violence. Framed by recent national developments in war technology and the mad plans and collaborations...