Visual artist, conference organiser, critic and teacher. He has combined making personal installations, video tapes and TV programs with organising public events in the form of conferences and exhibitions. Founding member of Amsterdam's Time Based Arts, an art institute which explores ways in which live events and public debate can be enhanced by combining them with television, radio and computer networks. Initiator of The Next 5 Minutes (93/96/99), a series of international conferences and exhibitions on electronic communications and political culture. García directs the MA program in Interactive Design of the Utrecht School of Arts.
Andreas Broeckmann, David García, Geert Lovink: The GHI of Tactical Media. December 2002. http://www.uoc.edu/artnodes/eng/art/broeckmann0902/broeckmann0902.html