How to explore the intersections of code, art and design? In this podcast episode Christian Zöllner speaks with the New York based artist, researcher and educator Zach Lieberman about computational craft, working with code in art and design context as well as challenges and chances of virtual teaching during corona pandemic.
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Zach Lieberman is an artist, researcher and educator based in New York. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in art and a master's degree in design and technology. Lieberman experiments with new ways of artistic expression and creates artwork through writing and programming software. He is co-creator of openFrameworks, an open source C++ toolkit for creative coding and co-founder of the School for Poetic Computation, a hybrid of a school, residency and research group exploring the lyrical possibilities and essence of code as a creative medium. Currently, Zach Lieberman also teaches the Future Sketches class as an Adjunct Professor at the MIT Media Lab.