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About Me

A designer and artist focusing on experiential and design technology.

 

I have a professional background in events production and design, and a deep knowledge of a wide array of digital and real world fabrication methods, including but not limited to prosthetics, sculpture, and architecture.

 

My specialty is an untraditional user experience and creative direction. I am passionate in how humans interact with design technology, learn from tech, and how tech can effectively interact with us. The focus for my professional life is on the future and the cutting edge of technology. I’m excited to see how we can utilize this tech to create a more interesting and joyful place.

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Education

2022 – Cranbrook Academy of Art, MFA 4D Design
2013 – The Starter League

2012 – Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
2008 – Georgia State University, BFA Philosophy

Achievements

2021 – Cranbrook Academy of Art Studio Council, President
2017 – BAM Creates Events, Chicago, IL
2015 – Redmoon Events, YES Board, Chicago, IL

2021 Optimist Inc LA Arthouse Gallery Opening featured Artist

Publication Mentions and Awards

2022 – "Yieldstreet x Mike Perry" Clio Award Bronze

2021 – Cranbrook Academy of Art Merit Scholarship

2019 – "Pulse Portal - Light City " Baltimore Sun Mention

2017 – "Pulse Portal - Jeff Bezos Mars Conference" New York Times Mention

2017 – "Pulse Portal - Toronto Light Fest" Toronto Star Mention

Talks

2022 – Cranbrook Academy of Art Commencement
2015 – 1871, Chicago, IL
2013 – The University of Illinois Edgar Fellows Program
2013 – Inspire Startups

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