Artist Adam Brown, Associate Professor of Electronic Art and Intermedia at Michigan State University, will be visiting to UF to give a talk about his work and to meet with UF faculty and students interested in the intersection of art and science.
Adam Brown is an internationally recognized Intermedia artist and researcher whose work incorporates art and science hybrids including living and biological systems, robotics, molecular chemistry and emerging technologies that take the form of installation, interactive objects, video, performance and photography.
Brown’s work has been exhibited in international venues including Kapelica Gallery in Ljubljana, Slovenia, ZKM, Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe; Ars Electronica, Linz; Espace Multimedia Gantner, Belfort; Synth-ethic, Vienna; ZeroOne, San Francisco; Brazilian Biennial Emoção Art. ficial 5.0, Sao Paulo. His work has been written about widely in publications such as the New York Times, Wired, Nature, Sculpture Magazine, Washington Post, Forbes, The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), Discover and the Huffington Post. Brown currently is an Associate Professor at Michigan State University where he created a new area of study called Electronic Art & Intermedia. In addition to an active teaching and research practice, Brown directs the BRIDGE Artist in Residency, a program designed to immerse national and international artists within the creative space of scientific inquiry and research at MSU, connecting the arts, sciences and humanities. He is also a Research Fellow at the Institute for Digital Intermedia Arts at Ball State University, and serves as an Artist in Residence for the Michigan State University BEACON (Bio/Computational Evolution in Action Consortium) project, funded by the NSF. He received his BA, MA and MFA from the University of Iowa.
This program is supported by: Lois and Mark Rule, UF College of the Arts Council Members; UF Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere (Rothman Endowment); UF Biodiversity Institute; UF Genetics Institute (UFGI); UF Biology Department.
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