He teaches in the Department of Visual Arts and the Computation Institute at the University of Chicago. Previously, he taught at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and worked as an artist and programmer in the video game industry.
*Recommended reading: How Jason Turns Code into Cascading Color.
Jason will discuss a range of computationally-engaged artworks from the last two decades. Exploring content ranging from Playboy Centerfolds to procedural Abstract Expressionist painting to the entirety of the Wikipedia, the talk will close with a discussion of recent large-scale generative and deep learning projects.
THURSDAY, JUNE 29th • 10:00AM • WALKER CINEMA