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Jennifer Hall

Jen Hall
Professor Emeritus
South 107C

Jennifer Hall has been a pioneer in the new media community for over thirty years. An artist, philosopher, educator, curator, and researcher, her research has led her to make significant contributions to the fields of interactive art, art education, and embodied philosophy.

2015 - Ph.D, Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts, Portsmouth, ME; 1985 - MS, Center for Advanced Visual Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; 1980 - BFA, Sculpture; Kansas City Art Institute
Professional Experience: 

Selected Exhibitions and Installations

  • 2016 - "Encircling the World: Contemporary Art, Science, and the Sublime," Bakalar Gallery, MassArt
  • 2016 - "Flying Fish Project," Robotic underwater installation, East Cape, Baja Mexico, and Barnstable, MA
  • 2015 - "Brain Sculptures," Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 2010 - "Epileptiforms: Many Media," Slow Wave: Seeing Sleep Show, EMPAC Rensselaer, Troy, NY
  • 2009 - "Pulmonary Sculptures," Axiom Gallery, Boston, MA
  • 2008 - "The Politics of Resolution," Interactive web mapping, Shian Kan Preserve, Mexico
  • 2007 - "Acupuncture for Temporal Fruit and Getaway, It's Alive!," Group Exhibition, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA

Selected Publications

  • 2015 - "Autopoietic Aesthetic as a Lens for Interactive Art," Chapter in the Book, Aesthetics and the Embodied Mind, Springer Verlag, Düsseldorf, Germany
  • 2008 - "The Tipping Point Health Narratives from the South End," Chapter in the Book, BLAZE, Cambridge Press, Cambridge, MA
  • 2003 - "The Community of Do While Studio," Chapter in the Book, Women, Art & Technology, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA

Organizations and Affiliations

  • 2013 - present: Beverly Philosophy Salon, Founder and Coordinator
  • 2015 - Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy
  • 2015 - International Merleau-Ponty Circle
  • 2015 - Boston Arts Academy STEAM Lab Advisory Board
  • 1956 - 2015 - College Art Association

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