EIA Alumni Victoria Bradbury receives MegaGrant from Epic Games to Expand Unreal Engine with Physical Computing

Huge congratulations to EIA Alumni Victoria Bradbury for receiving Epic Games, Mega Grant! Read more about the project here.

UNC Asheville Assistant Professor of New Media Victoria Bradbury has received a $44,000 Epic MegaGrant from Epic Games for artistic projects tying together Epic’s Unreal Engine with physical computing using microcontrollers.

Screen capture from the trailer to Victoria Bradley’s Blue Boar VR

International Art Education Achievement Exhibition of Teacher and Student

Expanded Media and Electronic Integrated Arts students Michael Flora, Autumn Maggi, Rosalie Brennan, Emily Fedorchak, & Professor Joseph Scheer was selected to exhibit their work in the International Art Education Achievement Exhibition of Teacher and Student that was started at the School of Design at Nanjing University of the Arts in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China & has traveled to Shanxi University School of Fine Arts in Taiyuan, China, Curated by Wang Zhijun & Xu Li. The exhibition included sixteen other art schools around the globe.

Alfred University School of Art and Design exhibition shot
Alfred University School of Art and Design
International Art Education Achievement Exhibition of Teacher and Student poster

Video Vessels Exhibition

Video Vessels is an experimental exhibition and collaboration between ceramic and video art students in the School of Art and Design at the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. Students in the Design! Ceramics course lead by Professor Johnathan Hopp created conceptual ceramic forms as 3D models. Students from Introduction to New Media lead by Professor Eric Souther created video glazes to wrap around the ceramic forms and animations to explore the material interactions across the surfaces. These investigations will be shared across the multi-channel video space in the Snodgrass Gallery. The Snodgrass Gallery is located on the 3rd Floor of Harder Hall. Exhibition will be on view November 9th-17th, 2020

Artist includes Ariana Bronson, Lucas Easton, Ashley Zhang, Lauren Dembski, Arielle Atmosfera, Jaspal Batra, Amanda Brosgole, Grace Evans, Michael Flora, Nylin Grisby, Nyarai Jokonya, Tammy McGovern, Yunda Sun, Jacob Wilson, Di Zhu, Grace Joyner, Julianna Doughtrey, Maddy Hill, Maya Miles, Neria Leander, Kyle O’Connor, Ty Heyden, Johnathan Hopp, & Eric Souther.

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EIA M.F.A. shares new work

Electronic Integrated Arts Grads had lots of new works to share at midterms, are selected works to show what they are up to.

New work in process from Yunda Sun, material processing video with cyanotype
Bodies in Spaces performances by Isabella Uliasz, see more here
https://isabellauliasz.com/bodies-in-space
Multimodality by Michael Flora
Bike Forest #wip by Di Zhu
School Fish in Immersive Gallery by Di Zhu #wip
Unorthodox by Sam Wiechert
Distorted by Stephen Radley