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Emma Gauthier, KI Alumna, Named Student Volunteer Chair for SIGGRAPH 2018

November 22, 2016

We are proud to announce that KI alumna, Emma Gauthier, has been named the Student Volunteer Chair to the Committee for SIGGRAPH 2018 Vancouver! Graduating Class of 2014, Emma’s involvement in SIGGRAPH began with VCU’s ACM SIGGRAPH Student Chapter in 2013 and she has been participating in the conferences ever since. SIGGRAPH, short for Special… Read more »

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KI Professor Wins People’s Choice Award & Other KI Successes!

November 21, 2016

A huge congratulations to KI Professor Bob Kaputof for receiving the People’s Choice award for his animated, light and shadow installation “A Cold and Overcast Day” at InLight Richmond 2016! It’s an achievement simply getting into this prestigious annual light based show and quite another to be chosen as the best in show by the… Read more »

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KI Senior Performing Debut Album

November 2, 2016

KI Senior McKinley Dixon’s debut album Who Taught You To Hate Yourself? has been a resounding success since it’s release in March of this year. The album’s message is persistent, shining a spotlight on social injustice and systemic violence that continues to plague this country. Expertly mixed, with contributions from local and international artists, it’s difficult to not… Read more »

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Visiting Artist: Paolo Pedercini

October 31, 2016

Visiting Artist: Paolo Pedercini The Depot 814 W. Broad Street November 3rd Lecture: Nov. 3rd, 2016, 11:30am – 12:30pm Sponsored by the Department of Kinetic Imaging, radical game designer, Paolo Pedercini, will give a lecture on November 3rd, 2016 at The Depot. Paolo, born in Northern Italy, studied in upstate New York and is currently based in… Read more »

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Celebrating KI Success from Festivals to Curatorial Proposals

October 12, 2016

Even though we know how awesome all the folks in our KI community are, sometimes we’ve just got to brag about it! First, congratulations to KI professor, Bob Kaputof, and second year KI Grad, Joana Stillwell, for getting work accepted to 1708 Gallery’s InLight 2016!  This year light based art will illuminate Scott’s Addition Friday,… Read more »

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Stephen Vitiello: “Sound Works and Installation” Talk at SONICBernheim

Located at the Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest in Clermont, Kentucky, SONICBernheim is a site-specific lecture and performance series that focuses on exploring the relationships between sound, music and nature. Coming up this Sunday, October 16th, KI Grad Director and Professor, Stephen Vitiello, will be presenting a talk “Sound Works and Installation” at SONICBernheim/Hunter’s Moon…. Read more »

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KI Alum, DJ Neo Destiny, Releases Debut Album: Aqua Age

In July 2016, recent KI alum, Keith Boylan a.k.a. DJ Neo Destiny, released his debut album Aqua Age. Recorded between February and May of 2016 in Richmond, VA all tracks were produced by the artist. With iridescent cybernetic, prehistoric sea dwellers gracing the album cover and 7 tracks with titles like Baja Blast Baptism, Undersea Adventure Mini… Read more »

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Visiting Artist: Anna Margarita Albelo

September 27, 2016

Visiting Artist: Anna Margarita Albelo The Depot 814 W. Broad Street Sept. 29th – Sept. 30th Lecture: Sept. 29th, 2016 1:30pm – 3:00pm Screening of Who’s Afraid of Vagina Wolf?: Sept. 30th, 11:30am Sponsored by the Department of Kinetic Imaging and co-sponsored by the Department of photography and film, out Cuban-American director and filmmaker, Anna… Read more »

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Stephen Vitiello Performing in NYC and featured in the Beijing Media Art Biennial

September 12, 2016

*UPDATE: Check below for videos from 9 Evenings +50* We are excited to announce that KI Graduate Director and Professor, Stephen Vitiello, will be performing on September 17th at the Fridman Gallery in New York in 9e +50 celebrating the 50th anniversary of 9 Evenings, Experiments in Art and Technology’s legendary performance program from 1966. Vitiello will… Read more »

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