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Salisbury University Electronic Gallery Presents:

Guest Lecturer: Amanda McDonald Crowley, curator and executive director of New York’s Eyebeam Art and Technology Center, speaks on media arts

Eyebeam Art + Technology Center
  • 4 p.m. Thursday, October 15 in Teacher Education and Technology Center Room 153
  • Reception to follow.

Crowley has a substantial and international background in media arts. She was executive producer the International Symposium for Electronic Arts 2004, held in Tallinn, Estonia, and Helsinki, Finland, and on a cruiser ferry in the Baltic Sea. She was associate director for the Adelaide Festival 2002 and in this position was also chair of the working group that curated the exhibition and symposium “conVerge: where art and science meet.”

From 1995-2000 she was director of the Australian Network for Art and Technology, where she made significant links with science and industry by developing a range of residencies for artists in settings such as science organizations, contemporary art spaces and virtual residencies online; developing cross-disciplinary master classes for artists and curators. She also began establishing links with media artists and organizations in Asia.
She previously worked with a range of arts organizations in her homeland of Australia including the Australia Council for the Arts, Arts Training Australia and Electronic Media Arts Australia. She has done residencies in Berlin, Germany, Canada and Delhi, India. She regularly speaks at international conferences and festivals and occasionally writes for journals such as Artlink, RealTime, the Sarai Reader, and Art Asia Pacific.

Admission to her talk is free, and the public is invited. For more information call 410-543-6030.