Phoenix Perry

Phoenix Perry is an Adjunct Professor at NYU teaching Gaming, Design and Embodiment at Poly, ITP and Steinhardt. She received a Master in Science in January 2013 from NYU Poly with her thesis work focusing on creating emotion through embodiment. From digital arts practitioner to Creative Director, she has extensive experience in new media, design, and user interfaces.

Perry’s creative work spans a large range of disciplines including drawing, generative art, video, games, interfaces and sound. Her projects have been seen worldwide at venues and festivals including Come out and Play, Maker Faire at the New York Hall of Science, Lincoln Center, Transmediale, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, LAMCA, Harvest Works, Babycastles, European Media Arts Festival, GenArt, Seoul Film Festival and Harvestworks.

In 2011 she co-authored the book, Meet the Kinect with Sean Kean and Johnathan Hall.

She has curated since 1996 in a range of cultural venues, the most recent of which is her own gallery, Devotion Gallery. Devotion is a Williamsburg gallery focused on the intersection of art, science, new media, and design.

Panel:

Discussion / Q&A with Elliot Woods, Mimi Son, Eric Brockmeyer, and Tom Igoe. Facilitated by Phoenix Perry.