University of Sussex/ Deakin University
Paul Brown is an artist and writer who has specialised in art, science & technology since the late-1960s and in computational & generative art since the mid 1970s. His early work involved creating large scale lighting works for musicians and performance groups (Meredith Monk, Music Electronica Viva, Pink Floyd, etc...) and he has an international exhibition record that includes the creation of both permanent and temporary public artworks dating from the late 1960s. He has participated in shows at major venues like the TATE, Victoria & Albert and ICA in the UK; the Adelaide Festival; ARCO in Spain; the Substation in Singapore and the Venice Biennale. His work is represented in public, corporate and private collections in Australia, Asia, Europe, Russia and the USA. From 2000-01 he was a New Media Arts Fellow of the Australia Council for the Arts.
He is currently an honorary visiting professor of art and technology at the Centre for Computational Neuroscience and Robotics and School of Informatics, University of Sussex and Synapse Artist-in-Residence at the Centre for Intelligent Systems Research, Deakin University.
His most recent book - White Heat Cold Logic: British Computer Art 1960-1980 - which he co-edited with Charlie Gere, Nick Lambert and Catherine Mason was published by MIT Press, Leonardo Imprint.
Personal website: http://www.paul-brown.com