Casey R Alt, Visiting Assistant Professor of the Practice of Visual Arts and Faculty of Arts of the Moving Image Certificate

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Office Location:  Smith Warehouse, Bay 12, Room 241
Office Phone:  (917) 515-4042, (919) 613-6723
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Mondays, 3:30-5:00

Master of Fine ArtsUCLA2009
Master of ArtsStanford University2006
Bachelor of ArtsStanford University1999
Curriculum Vitae
Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. Casey Alt, Objects of Our Affection: How Object-Orientation Made Computation a Medium, in Media Archaeologies: Approaches, Applications, and Implications, edited by Erkki Huhtamo & Jussi Parikka (Accepted, 2010), University of California Press .
  2. Casey Alt, Slightly Sociopathic Software, in Real Nature is Not Green: The Best of the Visual Power Shows (DVD), edited by Koert van Mensvoort & Mieke Gerritzen (September 15, 2009), All Media (DVD with over twenty visions of artists, scientists, designers, filmmakers and thinkers who present their powerful imagery, radical ideas and visionary statements on how we can design, build and live in on the nature caused by people. Filmed during the Biggest Visual Power Shows at Paradiso, Amsterdam (NL), Zeche Zolverein (DE) and the Million Dollar Theater in Los Angeles (USA). Among the presenters are Floris Kaayk, Kevin Kelly, Tobie Kerridge, Jack van Wijk, Sunny Bergman, Hendrik-Jan Grievink, Karl Grandin, Casey Alt, Amir Admoni, Jos de Mul, Tracy Metz, Henk Oosterling and many more..)  [author's comments].
  3. Casey Alt, Owen Astrachan, Jeffrey Forbes, Richard Lucic, and Susan Rodger, Social Networks Generate Interest in Computer Science, in Sequencing the Body: Comics, Media, and Embodiment, SIGCSE Proceedings (March, 2006), ACM [pdf] .
  4. Casey Alt, Viral Load: The Fantastic Rhetorical Power of the Computer Virus in the Contemporary U.S. Technoscape, Fremdkörper Special Issue, edited by Philipp Sarasin, Österreichische Zeitschrift für Geschichtswissenschaft, vol. 16.3 (2005), pp. 133-149 [pdf] .
  5. Casey Alt and Tim Lenoir, Flow, Process, Fold: Intersections in Bioinformatics and Contemporary Architecture, in Architecture and the Sciences: Exchanging Metaphors, edited by Antoine Picon and Alessandra Ponte (2003), pp. 314-353, Princeton Architectural Press (Republished in German in Henning Schmidgen, Peter Geimer und Sven Dierig (Hrsg.), Kultur im Experiment, Berlin: Kadmos, 2004, S. 37-81. Reprinted in David Bell & Barbara M. Kennedy (eds.), The Cybercultures Reader, 2nd edition (London: Routledge, 2007)..) [pdf] .