Holly Willis
Holly Willis

Holly Willis teaches in USC's School of Cinematic Arts and writes about new media art. She is the author of "New Digital Cinema: Reinventing the Moving Image" and editor of "The New Ecology of Things" on pervasive computing.

Website: hollywillis.com
Recent Articles
AxS Festival: Sights, Sounds, and Science Collide in Pasadena
AxS Festival: Sights, Sounds, and Science Collide in Pasadena
The 2014 AxS Festival in Pasadena, taking place over 16 days beginning Friday, September 19, is devoted to the intersection of art and science.
Miwa Matreyek's Virtual Vertigo
Miwa Matreyek's Virtual Vertigo
Miwa Matreyek's work connects live performance with projected imagery, and in the process celebrates the fundamental magic of cinema.
Video Artist Jeff Frost Decouples Time and Space
Video Artist Jeff Frost Decouples Time and Space
Jeff Frost works in time-lapse, stop motion, and paint to create portraits of imaginary worlds by collaging the real and the painted.
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