New Media Senior Capstone

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I had the honor of teaching the first semester / half of the 2 semester long, New Media department senior capstone class sequence for the Fall 2017 semester.  We went through a detailed process from research to ideation to proposal … Continue reading

IMRC Researcher in Residence Program

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It has been my pleasure to help rebuild and facilitate the IMRC Researcher in Residence Program over the past three years at the University of Maine with a group of other key faculty members and students.  You can read more … Continue reading

New Media Design Workshop 2

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New Media project design 2 has an emphasis on team-based research and development with community collaboration in mind. This course requires students to think across a variety of platforms, from analog tools to stand alone devices to online / mobile … Continue reading

Open Studios

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For the past four years, I have led an Open Studios event within the Innovative Media Research & Commercialization Center (IMRC) and Stewart Commons at the University of Maine.  This annual event gives New Media and Art dept. undergraduate students … Continue reading

Art & Science Collaborative

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A new graduate level, three-part course focused on art & science based interdisciplinary collaboration, featuring visiting IMRC researcher in residence / co instructor Laura Splan and a special partnership with Bigelow Labs in Boothbay ME.  Upper level undergraduates were also … Continue reading

IMRC Fabrication Labs

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As the Interim Director of the IMRC for the current academic year and the supervisor of the IMRC Fab Labs for the past 3 years, I have established the following programs / projects: Updated and restructured the IMRC website and social … Continue reading

Video Projection Mapping

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This course focuses on video projection mapping, exploring the medium of projected light, adding moving textures and images to sculpture, installation, performance and architecture. This includes both indoor and outdoor uses of video projection, both large and small scale. We used the … Continue reading

Advanced 2D / 3D Prototyping

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Advanced 2D / 3D Prototyping is a technical instruction course where students learn how to design functional objects, sculpture and other digitally inspired forms in a variety of 2D (Adobe Illustrator) & 3D applications (123D Design & Make, Sculptris, AutoCAD, Cinema 4D … Continue reading

New Media Design Workshop 1

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The goal of NMD 206 is to explore creativity and problem solving using tools, techniques and tactics of new media, art & design. This includes identifying critical social, economic, cultural and ecological problems in your back yard and abroad, drawing … Continue reading

Intermedia Graduate Studio 1

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The goal of Intermedia Studio Series (I, II and III) is to provide an environment for guided independent art/research/production in intermedia. Emphasis will be placed on the conceptual and interdisciplinary nature of this creative form, an awareness and manipulation of … Continue reading

New Media Strategies

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This course covers new media culture and theory of the present, bringing students up to speed on a range of contemporary artistic, political, and ethical issues in the field. Students in this course also extend the technical skills acquired in … Continue reading

Coaction Lab

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interaction among organisms within a communityCOACTION LAB WEBSITE:  www.coactionlab.orgCoaction Lab is dedicated to the compulsive exploration of un/stable relationships between organisms, environments and technology. We explore the symbiotic worlds of bio & ecological art, biomimicry, interactive systems, 2D & 3D prototyping, biosensors, multi-sensory data translation; … Continue reading

DANM – 2D / 3D Prototyping Lab

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As a part of my graduate student researcher position in the DANM program at UCSC, I have been given the task  of setting up, maintaining and training all students & faculty to use the DANM prototyping lab.  This includes running … Continue reading

Electronics for the Arts

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Introduction to Electronics and Physical Computing for the Arts is both an introduction to building electronic artwork using analog electronics and the open-source Arduino platform, as well as an examination of this technology’s role in contemporary digital art. Through hands-on tutorials, students will … Continue reading

3D Alchemy

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2D & 3D design / Rapid Prototyping / 3D printing / CNC Milling / Laser Cutting: Learn how to design functional objects, sculpture and other digitally inspired forms in a variety of 2D (Illustrator) & 3D applications (Cinema 4D, SketchUp, Autocad) then produce … Continue reading

Young Inventors Camp

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Young Inventors Camp took place at the Odyssey Community School in Asheville NC for two summers in a row.  This one week camp / workshop allowed elementary and middle school students the opportunity to construct, invent and build a variety … Continue reading

Modul8 / VJ Workshop

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A four-week workshop series taking you through the process of shooting, exporting and manipulating live video in “VJ” & video installation scenarios. Primary software for the session is Modul8 (http://www.garagecube.com/modul8/).Other “open source” options will also be explored.Class #1:  Monday July … Continue reading

WordPress Workshop

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A four-week workshop series taking you through the process of creating a website with WordPress, an open-source way to create on the Internet.Class #1: -Introduction to the instructor and his work & other WordPress example sites -Web options for WordPress:  … Continue reading

Mass Media

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This class pays tribute to a teacher that made a difference in my life: Charles “Chuck” Townsend III. I paid tribute to Chuck by starting my own version of his famous “Mass Media” class with my high school students at … Continue reading

Digital & Film Photography

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An introduction to digital photography, the digital darkroom & printing via Photoshop.  We also explore Black & White film photography techniques in coordination with the Community Dark Room at the Flood Gallery.

Art Fundamentals

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Art Fundamentals for the Odyssey Community School Freshman class: (based on the Canadian curriculum) (1st semester)  2 dimensional Art: drawing, painting, screen-printing, collage, etc. (2nd semester) 3 dimensional Art: sculpture, building, multi-media, etc.

Hybrid Arts

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A two semester class, divided into 2D and 3D, currently taught at the Odyssey Community School in their High School program.Hybrid Arts 2D:Screen-printing, Drawing, Painting, Book Making, Murals, & more… focused on two-dimensional imagery, with visits & lessons from local … Continue reading

Creative Technology

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Creative Technology Class WebsitePhotoshop Section (trimester 1): Basic introduction to the Computer Network: Shortcut keys, time saving tricks & techniques, personal server space, etc Word processing & PDF Publishing Techniques Internet Research & Google Search Techniques PHOTOSHOP:  Basic Introduction, Image … Continue reading

Digital Video Art

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MMAS 450 – Class WebsiteThis course is designated as a Diversity-Intensive course. It is designed to introduce students to entering the digital video revolution while learning and developing core computer art, fine art, and critical thinking skills. It is an … Continue reading

Advanced Flash Development

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MMAS 420 – Class WebsiteDescription: This course will focus on the conceptualization and realization of flash-based websites, specifically utilizing the AS3 programming language.The method of instruction will include lectures, demos, and video as well as in and out of class … Continue reading

3D Modeling & Animation

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Art 552 Class WebsiteThis course will focus on the concepts, aesthetics, processes, and practice of 3D computer animation. Theory and techniques of cinematography, video production, and traditional animation related to 3D computer animation will be introduced. The methods of instruction … Continue reading

Dimensional Imaging Research Lab

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From 2005 to 2007 I was the director of the Dimensional Imaging Research Lab (DIRL) at the Ohio State University.  I helped start and set-up the lab and ran the Z-corp 510 printer for the art, design, engineering & architecture … Continue reading

3D Computer Sculpture

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  Art 452 Class WebsiteThis course will focus on the conceptualization and realization of three-dimensional installation, objects and sculpture in the virtual environment of the computer. This course will prepare students to utilize 3D modeling software in preparation for research … Continue reading