We are privileged to announce our keynote speaker is Jonathan Harris, artist and computer scientist, known for his work with data poetics and storytelling. Harris will present his latest work Network Effect and will address the attendees in a Q&A session.
Harris’s work is in the permanent collection of The Museum of Modern Art, and has been exhibited at Le Centre Pompidou (Paris), the CAFA Art Museum (Beijing), the Barbican Center (London), the Victora and Albert Museum (London), and The Pace Gallery (New York). The co-creator of We Feel Fine, the director of The Whale Hunt, I Love Your Work, among many others, his works have redefined documentary storytelling in the digital age. The winner of three Webby awards, his work has also been recognized by AIGA and Ars Electronica. Finally, Harris’s projects have been widely covered by The New York Times, CNN, BBC and NPR. TIME Magazine named his online storytelling library, Cowbird, one of the fifty best websites of 2012.
Missed our keynote speaker? You can watch Jonathan Haris’s entire speech below. Enjoy!