[ISEA2011] Artists Statement: Sean Montgomery, Diego Rioja & Mustafa Bagdatli – Emergence

Artists Statement

Emergence invites the viewer to think about what differentiates the electrical impulses of the internet from those impulses constantly traveling throughout the human body.

  • Sean Montgomery is a New York, USA, based artist, inventor and technology consultant. After completing his Ph.D. in Neuroscience, he has been particularly interested in the emerging possibilities at the interface of technology and biology to create new forms of personal expression and interpersonal communication and looks forward to creating portals of opportunity at the intersection of art, science and technology.
  • Diego Rioja was born in Chile and moved to New York City where he obtained a master’s degree at New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program. He now works as an artist and interaction designer in New York City.
  • Mustafa Bagdatli is a New York based interaction designer. Upon completing an undergraduate degree in industrial engineering, Mustafa went on to pursue a master’s degree in interaction design at New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program. His current areas of interest are physical interaction, exhibition/experience design, computer vision, multitouch technologies, and data visualization.

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