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Q+A with Charli Brissey

January 15, 2019

Charli Brissey (BFA ’08, MFA ’14) is no stranger to VCUarts—they received their BFA in Dance + Choreography and their MFA in Kinetic Imaging here in Richmond. Now, they’re an Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan department of dance, teaching technology focused classes that incorporate elements of women’s studies. Q: Can you talk about… Read more »

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VCUarts Kinetic Imaging collaborating with UT Austin

An Exchange January 25–February 7 Opening Reception: Friday, January 25, 6–8 p.m. The Anderson 907 1/2 W Franklin St. Richmond, VA 23284 An Exchange is an exhibition of collaborative works between UT’s Digital Fabrication Students and Virginia Commonwealth University’s Kinetic Imaging students. Featured collaborative works include video projections, digitally fabricated objects, augmented reality, animations, and videos. The students were… Read more »

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Federico Cuatlacuatl Lecture

January 7, 2019

VCUarts Department of Kinetic Imaging is pleased to present Federico Cuatlacuatl Thursday, February 28 3 p.m. Bowe Street Parking Deck, 5th floor, room 535 609 Bowe Street Richmond, Virginia 23220 Federico Cuatlacuatl is a Mexican Indigenous artist born in Cholula, Puebla, Mexico. He then immigrated to Indiana and received his MFA specializing in Digital Arts at the… Read more »

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Kinetic Imaging alumnus lectures at Borusan Contemporary in Istanbul

January 3, 2019

VCUarts Kinetic Imaging alumnus Ali Miharbi (MFA ’10) recently discussed his work at Borusan Contemporary in Istanbul, Turkey as a part of the museum’s new series of conversations on art and technology. R. K.: And you did your master’s degree in a highly hybrid field of Kinetic Image-making. This is another part that encourages students to bring… Read more »

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Kinetic Imaging alumni attend SIGGRAPH in Tokyo

VCUarts Kinetic Imaging alumni Costantino Toth (BFA ’17), Meredith Brindley (BFA ’17), Claud Reyes (BFA ’18), Brianna Ondris (BFA ’17) and Ethan Koffsky (BFA ’17) visited Tokyo in December to work at SIGGRAPH Asia. SIGGRAPH is an annual conference on computer graphics. Want to get involved in SIGGRAPH? The 2019 U.S. conference in Los Angeles… Read more »

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Kinetic Imaging professors awarded Faculty Research Grants

December 13, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Kinetic Imaging instructor Josh Rodenberg has received a Dean’s Faculty Exploratory Grant and Orla Mc Hardy has received a Dean’s Faculty Research Grant. Rodenberg will use his award to will prototype an augmented reality musical instrument. Mc Hardy will continue her project Nitefeedz, which uses animation to explore caregiving and reproductive labour,… Read more »

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Q+A with Kinetic Imaging alum Zach Duer (MFA ’14)

December 5, 2018

Since graduating from Kinetic Imaging, Zach Duer (MFA ’14) has been teaching and continuing his practice where he uses sound and video to evoke imagery of found objects. We heard directly from Zach on how KI affected his work and teaching style. Q: Can you talk about the use of found objects in your work?… Read more »

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VCUarts Kinetic Imaging to host Global Game Jam 2019

RVA Game Jams and VCUarts Kinetic Imaging Present Global Game Jam with special guest Halfcoordinated. Join us for an international 48 hour rapid video game development challenge based on a secret theme that we will announce at the beginning of the event.  The free kickoff and public keynote address by Clint “Halfcoordinated” Lexa will be held at Champion Brewing… Read more »

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Sponge Bob: A VCUarts KI MFA Exhibition

November 30, 2018

See new works by Kinetic Imaging graduate students Sara Bouchard, Jared Duesterhaus, Brianne Humphreys, Yonghun Jung, Carl Patow, and Ruiqi Zhang at The Anderson on December 7. Opening Reception: December 7 6–9 p.m. The Anderson 907 1/2 W Franklin St. Richmond, VA Sponge room, 3rd floor RSVP on Facebook

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