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NAME:  Ben Davis

 

CLASSIFICATION:            Photographer, Painter, Video

 

PREF MEDIA (TWO): Photo Electronic Media, Paint

 

BIRTH DATA:  Syracuse, NY, June 5, 47

 

STUDY: Stetson Univ, Fla, ABA; Univ Fla, BS(commun); Fla State Univ, MFA

 

PUBLIC COLLEC:  Ctr Creative Photog, Univ Ariz, Tucson;  Mus Mod Art, New York; 

Ctr Advan Visual Studies, Mass Inst Technol, Cambridge;  Lomholt Formular Archive, Falling, Denmark;

Int Mus Photog, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY

 

EXHIBITIONS:    Hemphill Fine Arts, 2000. ; Art Inst Boston, 80;  Mass Inst

Technol, 81; Other Cinema, Syracuse Univ, 84; Ars

Electronica, Stadt Mus, Linz, Austria, 86;  Biennale Venice Int

Art Exhib, 86;  Boston Computer Mus, 87;  Fla State Univ, 94; <250> and others

 

PROF POSITIONS: Chair Dept of Electronic Imagery, Atlanta Col Art, 76-86

dir, Senoj, Inc, Atlanta, Ga, 76-;  dir, Visual Computing, Project Athena MIT,

86-91; res assoc, MIT Ctr Educ Computing, 91-95, Program Manager, Communications,

Getty Information Institute, 96-2000, Getty Trust Publication Electronic Mgr, 2000.

Senior Scientist, Razorfish, Inc 2000-2001.

 

TEACHING: video, photo, drawing Atlanta Col Art, 75-86;

Mass Inst Technol, 83-84; MIT Media-Lab, MIT Visual Arts Prog,

86-90

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Scientific American, Gallery in the Machine, May, 95 ;  Scientific American, The Culture Machine, August, 96,

Infra-Thin Multimedia, Visual Resources Mag, 6/91;

 Image Learning, Teachers Col Press, 89; Digital Museums, Aperture Mag, Summer 94

 

PUBLICATIONS: Auth, Role of the artist, Community TV Rev, 4/81;

Sky Disc: Implications, Ctr Adv Visual Studies, Mass Inst. Technol, 84;

 The age of computer art, Atlanta Art Papers, 1-2/86

 

MEMBERSHIPS:  IMAGE Film & Video, Atlanta, GA; Association of Motion Image Archivists

 

HONORS, AWARDS: Smithsonian Computerworld Award 1999  Nat Endowment Arts, Alternative Spaces,

77-78; Fel, Ctr Advan Visual Studies, 83-84