Andrea Polli

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Andrea Polli is a digital media artist whose work addresses issues related to science and technology in contemporary society. Polli's projects often bring together artists and scientists from various disciplines. She has exhibited, performed, and lectured nationally and internationally. As a member of the Steering Committee for New York 2050, a wide-reaching project envisioning the future of the New York City region, she is currently working with city planners, environmental scientists, historians and other experts to look at the impact of climate on the future of human life both locally and globally. Her Intuitive Ocusonics, a system for performing sound using eye movements, has been shown at venues worldwide including V2 in Rotterdam, Holland; at SIGGRAPH '01 in Los Angeles; at the Subtle Technologies Conference at the University of Toronto, Canada. Ms. Polli has been resident artist at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the University of California at San Diego. She is currently Associate Professor of Film and Media at Hunter College, New York City.