MFA Computer Art faculty member Perry Hoberman was recently awarded a Guggenheim fellowship, the sole award presented in the New Media category. He was also honored with a Rockefeller New Media Fellowship. Also, Mike Barron, from the MFA Computer Art Department staff, was selected to air his video Bite on an upcoming episode of Channel 13’s Reel New York.
John McIntosh, BFA Computer Art Department chair, was named to Eyebeam’s Moving Image Advisory Council. The council is comprised of industry leaders in production, post-production, software/hardware production, and online film portals for the moving image arts.
Art Education faculty member and visual artist Michael Finlan was chosen to be interviewed on the PBS program Right On the Money. The interview will air nationally and begins airing in New York on April 27 at 6am.