Photographer, Jeff Becker Photography
I'm a photographer who escaped from geekdom before geekdom was cool. But there is no escape from all that technology. So you can talk to me about that and film photography, vinyl records, growing food, world travel, and whatever else you think is engaging.
Artist, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Katherine Bennett is an interactive engineer and media artist who explores the liminal spaces and temporal experiences that technology creates. Her research focuses on how communication technologies are shaping our cultural interactions. Bennett utilizes sound and light to represent people and activities that happen in other spaces and times. Her specialty is in creating environments, which make perceptible phenomena and processes that aren't... Read More →
Ellen Hackl Fagan is the inventor of The Reverse Color Organ and the ColorSoundGrammar Game, two projects that enable viewers to interact aurally with color. In its fifth iteration, now in collaboration with cognitive scientist Michael Cole, the Reverse Color Organ is being developed into an app and website to put this synaesthetic tool into peoples' hands to be used not only to expand the language of color, but also as a crowd-sourced musical... Read More →
Department Chair/Associate Professor, Artist, Marist College
Matt Frieburghaus is an artist interested in exploring place and using recorded media to translate sensory experiences. Location is a focus for gathering media and he is interested in recording newly discovered places and short events that force him to be alert and present. He uses digital information and processes to form visual and aural compositions. Matt’s latest body of work is a response to Iceland where he spent a month long residency... Read More →
Independent Artist, Pat Lay
ODETTA, www.odettagallery.com, If This, Then What ?, April 29-May 22 . In the last decade Pat Lay
Associate Chair & Professor, Artist, Pace University
Will Pappenheimer is a Brooklyn based artist working in new media, performance and installation with an interest in shifting spatial and object relations, often as a form of institutional or spatial intervention. His work often explores at the confluence or tension of virtual and physical worlds, as this intersection represents a particularly fruitful area of contemporary aesthetic, experiential and social exploration. He is a founding member... Read More →
Partner/Owner, Futurise Us
California based artist Joan Raspo investigates the point where illusion and reality meet. She strives to influence the viewer’s perception of her work, thereby forcing them to reconsider both the reality of an art piece, their relationship to the piece, and finally their relationship with reality. She sees art as both discourse and entertainment a space in which to build drama and tension that invites interaction with her audience... Read More →
I am a multi-media artist interested in the complex roles image making plays in shaping relationships to nature in the Age of Acceleration. Reworking my images of landscapes and natural elements into experiential forms, my work places personal and cultural value in the act of transforming the photographic picture plane out from the digital and back into the physical.