Marek Walczak

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Member Since January 1, 1996

Marek Walczak's online and installation pieces merge architecture, net art and performance. Recent projects include Apartment (seen in the Whitney Data Dynamics exhibit and on turbulence.org) and WonderWalker, commissioned by the Walker Arts Center, both with Martin Wattenberg. Other projects include Adrift (1997-2000), a multi-location performance with Helen Thorington and Jesse Gilbert, first performed at Ars Electronica, 1997, Linz, Austria; and Suspension (1997: in collaboration with Jordan Crandall) at Documenta X, Kassel, Germany. He studied at the Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, and the Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture at The Cooper Union, New York.

Martin Wattenberg is a New York-based digital artist and information designer. His work focuses on visual explorations of databases, communities, and conversations. Recent projects include Apartment (seen in the Whitney Data Dynamics exhibit and on turbulence.org) and WonderWalker, both with Marek Walczak. Wattenberg has worked extensively in the field of financial data visualization, and is the creator of the SmartMoney Map of the Market. He holds a Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of California at Berkeley.