Kerry Richardson and Steve Ciampaglia
Kerry Richardson is a socially engaged artist and teacher with a long history in collaborative community-based media. She is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago where she teaches in the Department of Film, Video, New Media, and Animation and the Department of Contemporary Practices.
Dr. Steve Ciampaglia is a New Media community artist and an Assistant Professor of Art + Design Education at Northern Illinois University. His research areas are social justice and community arts, critical pedagogy, art + tech, and media arts education. He has presented his artwork and research at MIT, Stanford University, and Columbia University. He has been published in the Harvard Educational Review, Studies in Art Education, and the Journal of Social Theory in Art Education.
Roosevelt Pittman is a Senior Environment Artist for High Voltage Software going on 13 yrs. He has worked on over 20 commercial games on multiple platforms including the XBOX, XBOX 360, XBOX ONE, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PSP, Wii, and PC. Roosevelt worked on such titles as Iron Man 2, Conduit I, Conduit 2, NBA Inside Drive 2004, 50 Cent Bulletproof, and most recently Saint's Row IV and Saint's Row Gat Out of Hell just to name a few. As a video game environment artist, he creates the world that the game characters interact in, and is currently working on an unannounced secret project. Roosevelt holds an Associates Degree in Computer Animation, Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts focusing on 3D Modeling and Animation, and a Masters Degree in Art and Education.
Lindsey French is an artist and educator whose research-based practice attempts new forms of communication through technologically mediated exchanges with plants and landscapes.
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