139 Jefferson Ave, #2L
Brooklyn, NY
11216 USA

+1.917.267.9156
prisonerjohn@gmail.com

selected works

2017 Zero Days VR
  Virtual Reality Documentary
Software Direction, Development
  Exhibitions
  Awards
2016 Entropy
  Audiovisual Lecture
Research, Software Direction, Development
  Performances
2016 3-Démarcation
  Interactive Installation
Concept, Design, Development
  Exhibitions
2015 Party Monster
  Interactive Installation
Concept, Design, Development
  Exhibitions
2014 Parade
  Interactive Installation
Concept, Backend Software Development
  Exhibitions
  Awards
2011 Peptone
  Interactive Installation
Concept, Lead Software Development
  Exhibitions
  Awards
2008 AirXY: From Immaterial To Rematerial
  Interactive Installation
Software Direction, Development
  Exhibitions
2008 Dick Johnson: No Strings Attached
  Short Film
Concept, Direction, Production
  Screenings
2007 tweetPad
  Interactive Installation
Concept, Design, Development
  Exhibitions
2007 Paperboy
  Short Film
Concept, Direction, Production
  Screenings
2006 faceCloth_Live
  Interactive Installation
Concept, Design, Development
  Exhibitions
2005 Kev's in the Cabin
  Short Film
Concept, Direction, Production
  Screenings
2005 Samurai Zombie Massacre
  Short Film
Concept, Direction, Production
  Screenings
2004 The Two Lives of Eddie Bizarro
  Short Film
Concept, Direction, Production
  Screenings
2004 Prisoner John 3: Back and Pissed!
  Short Film
Concept, Direction, Production
  Screenings
2003 Revenge of the Killer Meat!
  Short Film
Concept, Direction, Production
  Screenings

lectures

2 May 2017 Behind the Scenes of Zero Days VR
  Project Presentation
Vision VR/AR Summit. Loews Hollywood Hotel, Los Angeles, USA.
20 May 2016 Art et technologie : impacts créatifs et économiques
  Panel Discussion
Chromatic Pro. Phi Centre, Montréal, Canada.
15 Apr 2016 Entropy
  Project Presentation
Resonate Festival. Kinoteka, Belgrade, Serbia.
23 Sep 2015 Meet the Artists
  Panel Discussion
Sensory Stories. Phi Centre, Montréal, Canada.
17 Sep 2015 Les nouvelles expériences narratives
  Panel Discussion
Sensory Stories. Phi Centre, Montréal, Canada.
15 Feb 2014 Intro to openFrameworks
  Programming Workshop
IndieCade East. Museum of the Moving Image, New York, USA.
Sep - Dec 2012 Mobile Media
  Programming Course
Design and Computation Arts. Concordia University, Montréal, Canada.
3 - 5 Apr 2008 Processing Workshop
  Programming Workshop
Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada.
Jan - May 2008 The Languages of Programming
  Programming Course
Design and Computation Arts. Concordia University, Montréal, Canada.
28 Nov 2007 tweetPad
  Project Presentation
Visualizar. Medialab-Prado, Madrid, Spain.

grants

2011 Canada Council for the Arts, Media Arts Travel Grant
Exhibiting the project Peptone at the FILE Festival in São Paulo, Brazil.
2008 Canada Council for the Arts, Media Arts Travel Grant
Participation in the Visualizar workshop in Madrid, Spain.

juries

May - Aug 2015 Google Summer of Code, The Processing Foundation
Project Selection and Mentorship
May - Aug 2014 Google Summer of Code, The Processing Foundation
Project Selection and Mentorship
Feb 2011 SIGGRAPH, Art Papers
Paper Review

languages

  English (fluently written and spoken)
French (fluently written and spoken)
Arabic (fluently spoken)

education

2008 - 2010 Masters of Professional Studies
Interactive Telecommunications Program
New York University, New York, U.S.A.
  Awards
  Dean's Fellowship
2003 - 2006 Bachelor of Computer Science
Major in Computation Arts
Minor in Mathematics and Statistics
Concordia University, Montréal, Canada
  Awards
  Entrance Scholarship, Winter 2003 semester
Stan Heaps Scholarship, 2004-05 academic year
Dean's List, 2003-04 through 2005-06 academic years
Graduated with Great Distinction
2000 - 2002 D.E.C. in Creative Arts (Media Arts profile)
John Abbott College, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Canada
  Awards
  Academic Honour Roll, Fall 2000 through Fall 2002 semesters