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Carol LaFayette

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atta data cube, 2007 Inkjet Print of 3d Model 36" X 36" © 2007, Carol LaFayette
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I'm Not There, 2008 Interactive Immersive Experience N/a © 2008
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Vulture screen, 2005 Interactive Video N/a © 2005, Carol LaFayette
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'Texas' is an adjective, 2005 Video and Audio Variable © 2005, Carol LaFayette
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Float, 2005 Interactive Installation N/a © 2005, Carol LaFayette
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Sacrament, 2008 Wireless Video N/a © 2008
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
Kansas City
Lives in
Texas
Works in
Vizlab, Texas A&M
Tags
interactive mixed-media installation video-art, landscape, digital
Statement

Carol LaFayette uses digital technology to augment experiences of nature and the environment. Her artwork is in collections at the Museum of Modern Art, New Museum of Contemporary Art, and the J. Paul Getty Museum. She has exhibited collaborative, interactive installations at SIGGRAPH conferences in 2002, 2008, and 2009. Reviews of her work have been published in BBC Technology News, Chronicle of Higher Education, and Wired. In 2004 her project on leafcutting ant colonies was documented in a PBS series entitled “State of Tomorrow,” about innovative research in higher education.