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Holly Willis

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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.

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Preparedness Now
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The Big One, in Graphic Form

A video depicts the impact of a major earthquake, and encourages preparedness. Now.
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Touch Me: Tiffany Trenda's Wearable Technology

Crafting sleek, interactive bodysuits in her Marina del Rey studio, media artist Tiffany Trenda questions the changing nature of scanning, touching and connecting in a wired world.
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Big (Beautiful) Data: The Media Architecture of Refik Anadol

Can data be beautiful? Can it tell stories? Media artist Refik Anadol thinks so, and his artworks are a testament to the delights of data.
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You Are Being Generated: The Work of Animator David O'Reilly

The 3D animation of David O'Reilly is free of Hollywood polish, instead offering glitchy visuals with strong emotional resonance.
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Interactive Experiences: Artist John Carpenter's Haptic Media Systems

L.A.-based media artist John Carpenter uses touch-based computer systems to convey the wonder and joy of embodied exploration.
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Stas Orlovski's Moving Paintings

Stas Orlovski "Chimera," inspired by the projections of the 18th and 19th century Phantasmagoria shows, creates a moving drawing of visual effusiveness.
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Experimental Narratives: Janie Geiser's Evocative Puppetry

The puppetry of Janie Geiser brings together a lot of different media elements to create experiences that are themselves between worlds.
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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.
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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.
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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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