Peter D’Auria is a media and installation artist. He received a BA in art in 1989, an MA in Pathology in 1998 from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Health and Biomedical Sciences, and a Physician Assistant Degree from Daemen College. He and his collaborator Andrea Mancuso have worked together as the duo “virocode” since the 1980s, creating video- and photography-based projects exploring the intersection of art and science. They have exhibited nationally at MOMA (New York City); Pacific Film Archive (Berkeley, Cal.); Diversworks (Houston); Southern Exposure Gallery (San Francisco); and Hallwalls, the Burchfield Penney Art Center, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, and CEPA Gallery (Buffalo), as well as in various European video festivals.
He currently works in clinical practice in the Buffalo area, and is an adjunct instructor in the Physician Assistant Studies Department at Daemen College.
To learn more about Andrea Mancuso's work with virocode, visit www.virocode.com