Mark Shepard (http://www.andinc.org/v3/)
Mark Shepard is an artist, architect and researcher whose post-disciplinary practice addresses new social spaces and signifying structures of contemporary network cultures. His current research investigates the implications of mobile and pervasive media, communication and information technologies for architecture and urbanism. Recent work includes the Tactical Sound Garden [TSG], an open source software platform for cultivating virtual sound gardens in urban public space. He recently edited a book based on the exhibition titled Sentient City: ubiquitous computing, architecture and the future of urban space, published by MIT Press and the Architectural League of New York. Mark received an MS in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University; an MFA in Combined Media from Hunter College, City University of New York; and a BArch from Cornell University. He is an Associate Professor at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York, where he holds a joint appointment in the departments of Architecture and Media Study, and coordinates the media | architecture | computing MArch+MFA dual degree program. He was recently a fellow at Eyebeam Art + Technology Center in New York. - See more at: http://coralspringsmuseum.org/digital-arts-salons/#sthash.39zqXS82.dpuf
Digital Arts Salons are made possible, in part, through the support of a FAB! Knight New Work Award supported by Funding Arts Broward and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation! Funding for the Coral Springs Museum of Art is provided, in part, by the Broward County Board of County Commissioners as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council. The Museum is also sponsored, in part, by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.
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