2008 ArtBots Curators
Warren Ellis is one of the most prolific, read, and admired graphic novelists
in the world and the creator of Transmetropolitan and The Authority. He lives
in southern England with his partner, Niki, and their daughter, Lilith. He never
Marie Redmond is Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at Trinity College
Dublin where she is Course Director of the MSc Multimedia Systems
programme. She developed this MSc programme which has been running now for
nine years. Marie also set up X Communications, a multimedia and Internet
company, in 1994 and is the Managing Director.
She is a reviewer and evaluator for the European Commission's Future and
Emerging Technologies (FET) programme and has worked on the Disappearing
Computer and Presence programmes in both the Fifth and Sixth Frameworks.
Marie has installed interactive software in most of the museums and
galleries in Ireland. She recently worked on the Ulysses exhibition which
is running in the National Library of Ireland to celebrate the centenary
of Bloomsday. She also installed a virtual tour of Francis Bacon's studio
to accompany the actual studio which was moved from London to Dublin.
Douglas Irving Repetto
Douglas Irving Repetto is an artist and teacher. His work, including sculpture,
installation, performance, recordings, and software is presented internationally.
He is the founder of a number of art/community groups including dorkbot:
people doing strange things with electricity, ArtBots: The Robot Talent Show,
organism: making art with living systems, and the music-dsp mailing list and
website. Douglas is Director of Research at the Columbia University Computer Music
Center and lives in New York City with his wife, writer Amy Benson; two cute/bad
cats, Pokey and Sneezy; and many plants.