Gate Pages :: June 03: Jonah Brucker-Cohen

 

Jonah Brucker-Cohen is a researcher, artist, and R&D OpenLab Fellow at Eyebeam in NYC. He is completing his Ph.D. as an HEA MMRP (Multimedia Research Programme) fellow in the Disruptive Design Team of the Networking and Telecommunications Research Group (NTRG), Trinity College Dublin and is teaching as an adjunct assistant professor of communications at NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program. From 2001-4 he was a Research Fellow in the Human Connectedness Group at Media Lab Europe. He received a Masters from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at NYU and was an Interval Research Fellow from 1999-2001. His work and thesis focus on the theme of "Deconstructing Networks" which includes projects that attempt to critically challenge and subvert accepted perceptions of network interaction and experience. He is co-founder of the Dublin Art and Technology Association (DATA Group) and a recipient of the ARANEUM Prize sponsored by the Spanish Ministry of Art, Science and Technology and Fundacion ARCO.

His writing has appeared in numerous international publications including WIRED Magazine, Rhizome.org, and Gizmodo, and his work has been shown at events such as DEAF (03,04), Art Futura (04), SIGGRAPH (00,05), UBICOMP (02,03,04), CHI (04,06) Transmediale (02,04), NIME (07), ISEA (02,04,06), Institute of Contemporary Art in London (04), Ars Electronica (02,04), and the ZKM Museum of Contemporary Art (04-5).

Information about his projects is available at www.coin-operated.com