David Bowen

tele‐present wind(detail), 2010, David Bowen.
tele‐present wind, 2010, David Bowen.
tele‐present wind(detail), 2010, David Bowen.
fly blimps(detail), 2010, David Bowen.
fly blimps, 2010, David Bowen.

David Bowen was born in the United States in 1975 and is a studio artist and educator. His work has been featured in numerous group and solo exhibitions including: Brainwave at Exit Art, New York, NY, The Japan Media Arts Festival at The National Art Center, Tokyo, if/then at Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA, Artbots at Eyebeam, New York, NY and Data + Art at The NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA. His work has been featured in publications such as: Art in America, Leonardo and Sculpture Magazine. He was recently awarded Grand Prize in the Art Division in The Japan Media Art Festival and 3rd Prize in the Vida 12.0 Art and Artificial Life International Awards. He received his BFA from Herron School of Art in 1999 and his MFA from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis in 2004. He is currently an Associate Professor of Sculpture and Physical Computing at the University of Minnesota, Duluth.

Artist Statement

"My work is concerned with aesthetics that result from interactive, reactive and generative processes as they relate to intersections between natural and mechanical systems."