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Nik Hanselmann, Artist

To learn more about Nik’s work, please click here. Currently working on a piece about Nik’s work. He’s an incredibly intelligent, talented, and humble guy. I couldn’t help but reflect on something he shared with me recently about Video and Programming (related to new media arts). Here’s what he said… I am a big believer that […]

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Last night, I geeked out @ the Girl Geek Dinner hosted by Perforce

Last night, I accompanied Danielle Siembieda, Community Engagement and Special Projects Manager for zero1, to Girl Geek Dinner (GGD) held at Perforce, a Tech company in (Downtown) Alameda, CA. Granted, it’s some distance away from Silicon Valley but seemingly filled with just as much energy and innovation (if not more). You can read more about Perforce’s revision control […]

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Art and Technology Creative Coding | Programming Digital Art Graphic Design Internet Art Multi Media Neurology Social Networking Virtual Art

New York MoMA | Talk to Me Exhibition Photos

An incredible exhibition of new media and interactive art at the New York Museum of Modern Art. I took an insane amount of photos but wanted to share the pieces that stood out. All of the works were impressive but this would be a ridiculously long post. Please feel free to comment and/or ask questions […]

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Art and Technology Creative Coding | Programming Digital Art Internet Art Multi Media Virtual Art

10K Hours of Practice

Tonight, the Processing 101 class at Gray Area Foundation for the Arts (GAFFTA) concluded and after the 4-day course, I know the (very) basics of Processing, which is a programming language developed for the visual artist in mind. The course was taught by extraordinary teacher, Ben Chun. The primary reason I decided to participate was to learn and […]

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Art and Technology Creative Coding | Programming Multi Media Social Networking

Playing with Mud: Discovering Human + Computer Interaction

The past couple of weeks have been a great introduction into Processing. Processing is the programming language developed by Ben Fry and Casey Reas. Being the complete novice, it has been quite the experience. What’s even more exciting than learning a new language is seeing designers, artists, engineers, architects, educators, and so many different creative […]

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Art and Technology Creative Coding | Programming Graphic Design Virtual Art

Processing and Creative Coding as a medium for the Arts

Being a volunteer at Gray Area Foundation for the Arts has given me access to some amazing resources. It’s been both an enriching and engaging experience. I’ve met some of the most creative minds (ever) volunteering and one of the latest ventures involves Processing. At first, there was a fair bit of trepidation taking the […]