Associate Professor of New Media
School of Film and Media Studies
Phone: (914) 251-6644
Fax: (914) 251-6635
Personal website: www.bsing.net/
Wesleyan University, BA, 1994
Carnegie Mellon University, MFA, 2002
Associate Professor of New Media, Purchase College, 2010-present
Assistant Professor of New Media, Purchase College, 2003-2010
Assistant Curator of Digital Media, American Museum of the Moving Image, New York
Areas of expertise:
net art, tactical media, social web, photography
emerging technologies for social change, data visualization, data surveillance, environmentalism
Internet as Public Art, Information Aesthetics, Experimental Web Practice, Digital Media Studio, Community Centered Media, New Media Senior Seminar I & II
Selected honors and awards:
Eyebeam Art + Technology Fellow 2010-2011; Headlands Center for the Arts Residency 2010; New York State Council on the Arts Individual Artist Grant 2009; New York Foundation for the Arts Computer Arts Fellow 2007; New York State Department of Energy's Next Generation Emerging Technologies Award; Turbulence.org Commission (2011, 2007 and 2004); Social Sculpture Commission by Eyebeam Art and Technology Center and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (2005); Franklin Furnace Future of the Present Award (2004); Experimental Television Center Finishing Funds (2004).
Net Works: Case Studies in Web Art and Design, "Superfund365.org," Routledge, 2011; An Atlas of Radical Cartography, "The US Oil Fix," Journal of Aesthetics and Protest Press, 2007; Radical History Review, "Surveillance Creep!," Duke University Press, Spring 2006; Sarai Reader 04, "Introducing AIDC as a Tool for Data Surveillance," Crisis and Media, Winter 2004; Link: A Critical Journal on the Arts in Baltimore and the World, "Databody," Issue 7: Becoming–Machine, Becoming–Live, Fall 2001.
Greater New York 2010, MoMa/PS1, New York, NY; (eco)aesthetics: Monitoring Ecological Data / Patterns of Human Consumption, TAG, The Hague, The Netherlands; Vapor, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA; Arte.Mov, A Festival of Mobile Art, Belo Horizonte, Brazil; 6 Billion Perps Held Hostage: Artists Address Global Warming, Warhol Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA; New Media When, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, College, Purchase, NY; Sonar Music and Multimedia Festival, Barcelona, Spain; Exit Biennial II: Traffic, Exit Art, New York, NY; Break 2.3: New Species, Ljubljana, Slovenia; Crime Thoughts, DiverseWorks, Houston, TX; Cyphorg Citizens & Unwitting Avatars, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA; Database Imaginary, Walter Philips Gallery, Banff, Canada; Whitney Museum of American Art, Artport, online; Biennale de Montréal, Montreal, Canada; FILE-2002, Sao Paulo, Brazil; SIGGRAPH 2002, San Antonio, TX., Montreal, Canada; FILE-2002, Sao Paulo, Brazil; SIGGRAPH 2002, San Antonio, TX.