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Art Meets Computers

Art Meets Computers

Remember Rejected? Digital Artist Series at Pratt Includes Animator Don Hertzfeldt and Algorithmic Artist Roman Verostko

Roman Verostko. Epigenetic pen plotted drawing,  3" by 5", 1987

Starting next week, Pratt will showcase six digital and new media artists for its free and open to the public spring lecture series. The lineup looks pretty sweet: Don Hertzfeldt of Bitter Films, the Academy Award nominated animator whose short Rejected was a viral hit, will give a talk on March 28; algorithmic artist Roman Verostko, who started his career as a Benedictine monk, will talk about his “richly colored algorithmic pen and brush drawings,” designed with his own hand-built software, on Feb. 22. Read More