The work of video artist Chris Basmajian has been exhibited internationally in festivals, galleries, and cultural centers, including FILE 2009 Electronic Language International Festival, Ruth Cardoso Cultural Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil; International Forum Art Tech Media Córdoba in Córdoba, Spain; The Tank Space for Performing and Visual Arts in New York City; the Jyväskylä Art Museum in Jyväskylä, Finland; Orange County Center for Contemporary Art in Santa Ana, California; and the Foster Gallery at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire.
Chris Basmajian was born in San Jose, California, in 1972. He received a M.F.A. from Maryland Institute College of Art, and a B.A. from George Washington University in Washington, D.C.