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EECS/MAT Invited Artist Talks: Alicia Eggert

14 March 2013

Time: 2:00pm - 12:00am
Alicia Eggert, an American interdisciplinary artist, will give the first in the series of EECS/MAT talks by artists who engage with technology. Her work primarily takes the form of kinetic, electronic and interactive sculpture. Her artwork, which remains strongly rooted in design, focuses on the relationship between language, image and time. Location: G2, ground floor Engineering Building

Alicia Eggert, an American interdisciplinary artist whose work primarily takes the form of kinetic, electronic and interactive sculpture. Her artwork, which remains strongly rooted in design, focuses on the relationship between language, image and time. It has been exhibited both nationally and internationally, and is currently included in “O’Clock. Time design, design time,” a traveling exhibition originally held at the Triennale Design Museum in Milan, which places it in the company of artists such as John Cage and Damien Hirst. Other recent exhibitions include SIGGRAPH Asia; ISEA (the International Symposium on Electronic Art); CYBERFEST in St. Petersburg; and Sculpture By the Sea in Sydney.

Her work has also been featured on websites such as VVORK and designboom, and included in a Victionary publication titled Typoholic: Material Types in Design. She is Assistant Professor of Art at Bowdoin College, US, and a TED fellow. http://aliciaeggert.com/

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