David Crawford

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St. Augustine, FL, USA
David Crawford (1970-2009) studied film, video, and new media at the Massachusetts College of Art and received a BFA in 1997. He received several Turbulence.org Commissions, including Here and Now (1998), National Velvet (2000), and Stop Motion Studies – Tokyo (2003). In 2000, his Light of Speed project was a finalist for the SFMOMA Webby Prize for Excellence in Online Art. In 2003, Crawford’s Stop Motion Studies project received an Artport Gate Page Commission from the Whitney Museum of American Art, an Award of Distinction in the Net Vision category at the Prix Ars Electronica, and became part of the public collection of the Moderna Museet in Stockholm (SMS – Series 6). In 2004, he received an MSc from Chalmers University of Technology and taught at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Crawford received his PhD in 2009 from the Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts at Göteborg University in Sweden. His artwork has been featured by the Guardian and Leonardo. His 

Here and Now | Proyecto online

Communication is no longer dictated by traditional paradigms of leaving and arriving in space, but rather by the speed of information exchange in real time. This trend...
David Crawford

National Velvet | Proyecto online

En el transcurso de su evolución, la bandera de EE. UU. muestra asociaciones visuales con la bandera británica junto con sus propios elementos úni...
David Crawford

Stop Motion Studies: Tokyo | FotografĂ­a, proyecto online

Crawford's Stop Motion Studies are experimental documentaries that chronicle his interaction with subway passengers in cities around the world. H...
David Crawford


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