Pinar Yoldas is a cross-disciplinary artist/researcher, an all-in-one designer and a neuro-enthusiast. Based on her varied background in architecture(BArch), interface design (MA), computing(MS) and neuroscience, she seeks to enhance the transformative power of art through the creation of hybrid artforms , and concurrent use of various media. Pinar has been awarded fellowships in art and science venues including the MacDowell Colony, UCross Foundation , VCCA , National Evolutionary Synthesis Center and Ernst Schering Foundation. She is the recipient of the Transmediale Villem Flusser Art/Theory Award for her project “an Ecosystem of Excess”.