Peter Freund is an artist, scholar, and educator based in the San Francisco Bay Area. He works primarily with the moving image in single-channel and installation formats and has exhibited in the USA, Canada, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. He edited and contributed to the book, Trauma Desire Otherness, published by the Hong Kong Society of Psychoanalysis (2013). Freund is Professor of Art Theory & Practice at Saint Mary's College of California, where he teaches experimental media production and critical theory. He lives in the East Bay with his wife and son.