Robert Edgar
Since 2006
Works in United States of America

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BIO
Robert creates and employs software engines to examine mediated artifacts forged within his zone of proximal development. His computer-based work includes the Simultaneous Opposites Engine (2008-Present), Memory Theatre One (1985), Living Cinema (1988), Sand, or How Computers Imagine Truth in Cinema (1994), The Duchamp Examinations (2006), and Memory Theatre Two (2003-2007). Robert holds an MFA from Syracuse University. He grew up in Cocoa Beach, Florida during the birth of the NASA Space Program and presently lives in Silicon Valley. Robert is presently preparing a program to accompany a book on the history of Memory Theaters with German Historians Dr. Kirsten Wagner and Dr. Peter Matussek.
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EVENT

Simultaneous Opposites


Dates:
Sat Apr 03, 2010 00:00 - Sat Apr 03, 2010

Since 2008, Robert Edgar has been developing and using the Simultaneous Opposites Engine for the realtime examination of pairs of video files. Around fifty navigations are available for viewing at
http://www.vimeo.com/groups/simultaneousopposites/videos

Edgar "creates and employs software engines to examine mediated artifacts forged at his zone of proximal development".

For additional information, see www.robertedgar.com


EVENT

Net Work: Memory Theatre Two


Dates:
Tue Oct 23, 2007 00:00 - Sat Oct 20, 2007

To view:

http://memt2.robertedgar.com/MT2_v1.html

Slow for a film
But very fast for a painting.

Robert Edgar
rbedgar@stanford.edu



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