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Matt Parker

Matt Parker is a new media artist and game designer. As an artist, his interest lies in exploring the intersection of the physical and digital worlds. His work has been displayed at the American Museum of Natural History, SIGGRAPH Asia, the NY Hall of Science, Museum of the Moving Image, FILE Games Rio, Sony Wonder Technology Lab, and many other venues. His game Lucid was a finalist in Android's Developer Challenge 2 and his game Recurse was a finalist for Indiecade 2010. His project Lumarca won the "Create the Future" Prize at the World Maker Faire 2010.

Matt earned his B.A. in Computer Science from Vassar college and a Masters from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP). He has served as a new media researcher and adjunct faculty member at NYU since 2009. He is currently a visiting professor at Sarah Lawrence College, and an Artist in Residence at Eyebeam Art and Technology Center.

Matt Parker's Books

Hacking the Kinect

Hacking the Kinect

  • Publication Date: April 3, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3867-6
  • Price: $27.99

Hacking the Kinect is the technogeek’s guide to developing software and creating projects involving the groundbreaking volumetric sensor known as the Microsoft Kinect. Learn More …