Speaker: Carol LaFayette
April 13-17, 2010
Denver, Colorado, USA

Speakers: Biography

Carol LaFayette

Associate Professor
Texas A&M University
Department of Visualization
TAMU 3137
Langford Center C-108
College Station TX
77843-3137 USA

Carol uses digital technology to augment experiences of nature and the environment. Her artwork is in collections at the Museum of Modern Art, New Museum of Contemporary Art, and the J. Paul Getty Museum. She has exhibited collaborative, interactive installations at SIGGRAPH conferences in 2002, 2008, and 2009. Reviews of her work have been published in BBC Technology News, Chronicle of Higher Education, and Wired. In 2004 her project on leafcutting ant colonies was documented in a PBS series entitled “State of Tomorrow,” about innovative research in higher education.

Carol will demonstrate Immersive experiences for museums. [Demonstration]