Head of the Table
Featuring: Sean Bennett, Carlos Castellanos, Robert Damphousse,

Mary Franck, Bradley Hyppa, Lizabeth Eva Rossof, and Greg Zifcak.

 

Opening reception: Friday, February 3, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

 

Exhibition runs through Saturday, February 25, 2012

Gallery hours: Thursday - Saturday, 1:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Free admission

 

 

 

 

 

Head of the TableOpening reception: Friday, February 3, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

 

Exhibition runs through Saturday, February 25, 2012

Gallery hours: Thursday - Saturday, 1:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Free admission

 

The Lab is pleased to collaborate with curators Sean Bennett and Michael Ryan in hosting "Head of the Table". This exhibit features the work of students and other collaborators with the late Steve Wilson, professor of Conceptual/Information Arts at San Francisco State University. Artists include Sean Bennett, Carlos Castellanos, Robert Damphousse, Mary Franck, Bradley Hyppa, Lizabeth Eva Rossof, and Greg Zifcak.

 

 

Educated at Antioch College, University of Chicago and the Art Institute of Chicago, Steve Wilson was a leading thinker and practitioner in the field of new media. His award-winning interactive installations and performances were shown in galleries, museums and internationally renowned exhibitions including SIGGRAPH, CHI, NCGA, Ars Electronica, and V2. He was an investigator in NSF projects and artist-in-residence at various think tanks, including Xerox PARC. For many years, he was a Professor of Art at San Francisco State University, where he headed the program in Conceptual & Information Arts. He was the author of several books exploring the cultural implications of the intersection between art, science and technology, including Information Arts (MIT Press/Leonardo Books, 2001) and most recently Art + Science Now (Thames & Hudson, 2010). At the time of his death he was working on an award-winning project on energy harvesting.- Kathleen Quillian

userwww.sfsu.edu/~swilson/

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