Mobile Art && Code: Katherine Moriwaki

Katherine Moriwaki is an artist and researcher investigating clothing, accessories and wearable technologies as the means through which people develop and articulate social relations in public space. She is currently Assistant Professor of Media Design in the School of Art, Media, and Technology at Parsons the New School of Design in New York City. Her work as appeared in IEEE Spectrum Magazine, and numerous festivals and conferences including Numer.02 at Centre Georges Pompidou, Siggraph, Futuresonic, Break 2.2, London Science Museum, Irish Museum of Contemporary Art, Ubicomp, eculture fair, Transmediale, CHI, ISEA, Ars Electronica, and WIRED Nextfest. Katherine received her Masters degree from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. She is a 2004 recipient of the Araneum Prize from the Spanish Ministry for Science and Technology and Fundacion ARCO.