Author Archives: andrea

About andrea

Andrea Polli is a digital media artist living in New Mexico. Her work with science, technology and media has been presented widely in over 100 presentations, exhibitions and performances internationally, has been recognized by numerous grants, residencies and awards including a NYFA Artist's Fellowship, the Fullbright Specialist Award and the UNESCO Digital Arts Award. Her work has been reviewed by the Los Angeles Times, Art in America, Art News, NY Arts and others. She has published several book chapters, audio CDs, DVDs and papers in print including MIT Press and Cambridge University Press journals.

ISEA-insanity!

Well, the Albuquerque portion of ISEA2012 is over, what a wild ride! Without much commentary because I still need time to process, here are some…

12 levels of nothingness

My old friend Nigel Jamieson has arrived from AUT in New Zealand for ISEA2012 and as usual we are hatching an evil master plan for…

3 minutes in hell – my TEDx talk

Yesterday I presented a 3-minute talk at TEDxABQ, it was a wild ride, from the writing and speaking coaching sessions to dress rehearsals and finally…

Design toolkits

So, as promised, some research into design toolkits. There seem to be 2 kinds out there, ones that focus on the theory and process of…

A SMW Manifesto?

So I’ve been thinking once all this ISEA2012 and Bio-Ethics of Beer stuff winds down (didn’t blog abut the Bio-ethics of Beer yet, huh? Well…

Via the curious brain

Antarctic Ice Pipe Orchestra

Antarctic Ice Pipe Orchestra

UK-based artist Julian Broke-Evans contacted me to share this video of a project installed at Windless Bight in Antarctica in 2010. It’s a really moving…

ARID launched today!

I am pleased to announce that with the leadership of the amazing Kim Stringfellow, the fantastic Greg Esser and our distinguished editorial board, ARID Journal’s…