Became a Professor of Media Studies at the University of Buffalo.
Released the album Outside the Dream Syndicate in collaboration with Faust.
Released his first film, The Flicker.
Conrad was indirectly responsible for giving The Velvet Underground their name by leaving behind a copy of the book of the same name when John Cale and Lou Reed moved into his old apartment.
Conrad's first experimental film, 1966's The Flicker, came with a warning that it could induce epileptic fits.