Elizabeth Hénaff

April 4, 2019 5:00 PM–7:00 PM

Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry
CMU College of Fine Arts, Room CFA-111

Steiner Lecture in Creative Inquiry

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Dr. Elizabeth Hénaff is a computational biologist and designer. At the center of her research is a fascination with the way living beings interact with their environment. This inquiry has produced a body of work that ranges from scientific journal articles, to projects with landscape architects, to metagenomic artworks. Hénaff holds a Bachelors in Computer Science and a Master’s in Plant Biology (both from UT Austin), and a PhD in Bioinformatics from the University of Barcelona; she is currently Assistant Professor in the Integrated Digital Media department at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering in New York City.