Matt Kenyon
Since 2005
Works in Ann Arbor, Michigan United States of America

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BIO
Matthew Kenyon was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States and has a M.F.A in painting from Virginia Commonwealth University. He is interested in the convergence of art, emerging technologies and popular culture. Many of his recent works feature wearable computing technologies and robotics as a means for making cultural critique. Matt currently is an Associate Professor of Art and Design at the University of Michigan where he teaches physical computing, video and 3D animation.

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OPPORTUNITY

Tenure Track Position Opening: Assistant Professor, New Media


Deadline:
Mon Dec 12, 2005 00:00

VISUAL ARTS AND NEW MEDIA: New Media. Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Fredonia. Full-time tenure track starting Fall 2006, salary and benefits competitive. Candidates must be capable of teaching New Media methodologies, specifically 3D Modeling and Animation with related Audio support, in a fine arts context. This program is a comprehensive undergraduate Media Arts program that establishes strong conceptual relationships between new technologies and traditional visual art disciplines. MFA in Media Arts, Electronic Arts or related Fine Art fields required with college-level teaching experience beyond TA preferred and a strong record of professional activity. Review of applicants has begun and will continue until the position is filled. Send application letter, teaching philosophy, vitae, professional work (CD and/or DVD of your work that reflects criteria mentioned above), Students’ work (CD and/or DVD) and three reference letters to: Dr. Carl Ferraro, Chair of New Media Search Committee, Department of Visual Arts and New Media, Rockefeller Art Center, SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063. (716) 673-3537. SUNY Fredonia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We actively seek and encourage applications from minorities, women, and people with disabilities.

About the Department
The Department of Visual Arts and New Media provides a balanced, comprehensive undergraduate program in the practice, theory, and history of the visual arts and new media. Current enrollment of about 250 majors, offering a BA in Art History, BA in Visual Arts and New Media and media specific BFA degrees.

About the Campus and Community
The State University of New York at Fredonia is ranked 9th in Public Universities in the North by U.S. News and World Report. With enrollments of about 5,000 undergraduates and 400 graduate students, the faculty and staff are committed to a personal approach to education. The campus is recognized for diverse cultural opportunities and strives to live its motto: “Where Success is a Tradition.” I.M. Pei and Partners designed the master plan for the modernized campus located in Western New York, a short drive from Buffalo NY and Erie, PA. Tree-lined avenues and Victorian-era architecture distinguish the picturesque village of Fredonia. Lake Erie, ski centers, hiking trails and the nationally known Chautauqua Institution are nearby, providing additional opportunities to pursue varied interests.

Further information is available at
http://www.fredonia.edu
http://www.fredonia.edu/humanresources/employment.htm


OPPORTUNITY

Tenure Track Position Opening: Assistant Professor, New Media


Deadline:
Mon Dec 12, 2005 09:16

VISUAL ARTS AND NEW MEDIA: New Media. Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Fredonia. Full-time tenure track starting Fall 2006, salary and benefits competitive. Candidates must be capable of teaching New Media methodologies, specifically 3D Modeling and Animation with related Audio support, in a fine arts context. This program is a comprehensive undergraduate Media Arts program that establishes strong conceptual relationships between new technologies and traditional visual art disciplines. MFA in Media Arts, Electronic Arts or related Fine Art fields required with college-level teaching experience beyond TA preferred and a strong record of professional activity. Review of applicants has begun and will continue until the position is filled. Send application letter, teaching philosophy, vitae, professional work (CD and/or DVD of your work that reflects criteria mentioned above), Students’ work (CD and/or DVD) and three reference letters to: Dr. Carl Ferraro, Chair of New Media Search Committee, Department of Visual Arts and New Media, Rockefeller Art Center, SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063. (716) 673-3537. SUNY Fredonia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We actively seek and encourage applications from minorities, women, and people with disabilities.

About the Department
The Department of Visual Arts and New Media provides a balanced, comprehensive undergraduate program in the practice, theory, and history of the visual arts and new media. Current enrollment of about 250 majors, offering a BA in Art History, BA in Visual Arts and New Media and media specific BFA degrees.

About the Campus and Community
The State University of New York at Fredonia is ranked 9th in Public Universities in the North by U.S. News and World Report. With enrollments of about 5,000 undergraduates and 400 graduate students, the faculty and staff are committed to a personal approach to education. The campus is recognized for diverse cultural opportunities and strives to live its motto: “Where Success is a Tradition.” I.M. Pei and Partners designed the master plan for the modernized campus located in Western New York, a short drive from Buffalo NY and Erie, PA. Tree-lined avenues and Victorian-era architecture distinguish the picturesque village of Fredonia. Lake Erie, ski centers, hiking trails and the nationally known Chautauqua Institution are nearby, providing additional opportunities to pursue varied interests.

Further information is available at
http://www.fredonia.edu
http://www.fredonia.edu/humanresources/employment.htm


OPPORTUNITY

Tenure Track Position Opening: Assistant Professor, Illustration and Animation


Deadline:
Mon Dec 12, 2005 00:00

VISUAL ARTS AND NEW MEDIA: Illustration and Animation. Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Fredonia. Full-time tenure track starting Fall 2006, salary and benefits competitive. MFA in related field required with college-level teaching experience beyond TA preferred and a strong record of professional activity. Candidates must be capable of teaching traditional and digital Illustration. An interest in 2-D Animation is desirable. Review of applicants has begun and will continue until the position is filled. Send application letter, teaching philosophy, vitae, professional work (20 slides, CD and/or DVD of your work that reflects criteria mentioned above), Students’ work (20 slides, CD and/or DVD), and three reference letters to: Prof. Alberto Rey, Chair of Illustration and Animation Search Committee, Department of Visual Arts and New Media, Rockefeller Art Center, SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063. (716) 673-3537. SUNY Fredonia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We actively seek and encourage applications from minorities, women, and people with disabilities.

About the Department
The Department of Visual Arts and New Media provides a balanced, comprehensive undergraduate program in the practice, theory, and history of the visual arts and new media. Current enrollment of about 250 majors, offering a BA in Art History, BA in Visual Arts and New Media and media specific BFA degrees.

About the Campus and Community
The State University of New York at Fredonia is ranked 9th in Public Universities in the North by U.S. News and World Report. With enrollments of about 5,000 undergraduates and 400 graduate students, the faculty and staff are committed to a personal approach to education. The campus is recognized for diverse cultural opportunities and strives to live its motto: “Where Success is a Tradition.” I.M. Pei and Partners designed the master plan for the modernized campus located in Western New York, a short drive from Buffalo NY and Erie, PA. Tree-lined avenues and Victorian-era architecture distinguish the picturesque village of Fredonia. Lake Erie, ski centers, hiking trails and the nationally known Chautauqua Institution are nearby, providing additional opportunities to pursue varied interests.

Further information is available at
http://www.fredonia.edu
http://www.fredonia.edu/humanresources/employment.htm


OPPORTUNITY

Tenure Track 3D-Animation/Sound Art Position


Deadline:
Thu Nov 10, 2005 11:05

3D-Animation/Sound Art. State University of New York at Fredonia. Assistant professor, full-time tenure track, $40-45,000, starting Fall 2006, benefits competitive. MFA in related field required with college-level teaching experience beyond TA preferred. Strong record of professional activity. Candidates must be capable of teaching 3D Modeling, 3D-Animation and Sound within a fine arts context in the Macintosh environment and demonstrate an interest in and an understanding of new media theory and contemporary art and culture. Application review begins November 28, 2005. Send application letter, teaching philosophy, vitae, professional work (CD and/or DVD of your work that reflects criteria mentioned above), Student's work (CD and/or DVD) three reference letters to: Carl Ferraro, Chair of 3D-Animation and Sound Search Committee, Visual Arts and New Media, SUNY College at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063. (716) 673-3537. SUNY Fredonia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We actively seek and encourage applications from minorities, women, and people with disabilities.
Further information is available at http://www.fredonia.edu/humanresources/employment.htm


OPPORTUNITY

Tenure Track Position Animation and Illustration


Deadline:
Thu Nov 10, 2005 11:04

Animation/Illustration. State University of New York at Fredonia. Assistant professor, full-time tenure track, $40-45,000, starting Fall 2006, benefits competitive. MFA in related field required with college-level teaching experience beyond TA preferred. Strong record of professional activity. Responsibilities include transforming an existing Illustration program into an Animation/Illustration program. Candidates must be capable of teaching traditional Illustration and Digital 2D Animation. Some 3D Animation experience would be beneficial. Application review begins November 28, 2005. Send application letter, teaching philosophy, vitae, professional work (20 slides, CD and/or DVD of your work that reflects criteria mentioned above), Student’s work (20 slides, CD and/or DVD), transcripts, and three reference letters to: Alberto Rey, Chair of Animation/Illustration Search Committee, Visual Arts and New Media, Rockefeller Art Center, State University of New York at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063. (716) 673-3537. SUNY SUNY Fredonia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. We actively seek and encourage applications from minorities, women, and people with disabilities.
Further information is available at http://www.fredonia.edu/humanresources/employment.htm