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Yuliya Lanina is a Russian-born American multimedia artist. Her projects are not confined to one art form, but exist at the intersection of visual and performing arts, traditional media and technological innovation.Lanina’s works have been exhibited in Seoul Art Museum, Korea; Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Russia; Cleveland Institute or Art, OH, and Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin, TX as well as many national and international art fairs, festivals and conferences. Her work has been featured in Brooklyn Rail, Houston Press, Glasstire, Art Review, Bloomberg News, Austin-American Statesman, Australian Art Review, ART on AIR.com/MOMA, PS 1, and Bejing Today. Revolt Magazine chose Lanina as one of their top ten New York City artists of 2013.Her multimedia works and performances have awarded her invitations to the SIGGRAPH Asia (Japan); 798 Beijing Biennial (China); Seoul International Media Art Biennial (Korea); KunstFilm Bienalle (Germany), Fusebox (TX) and the Creative Tech Week (New York City). Lanina’s collaborative projects were performed at the New Museum Festival (New York), Edinburgh Fringe (Scotland), the Ailey Citigroup Theater (New York City), National Museum the Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania (Lithuania), National Sawdust (Brooklyn, NY), the Peridance Capezio Center (New York City).Lanina holds MFA from Hunter College (CUNY) and BFA from Purchase College of Art and Design (SUNY)
Jack W Stamps is the Coordinator for Music and Sound for the Center For Arts and Entertainment Technologies within the University of Texas’ College of Fine Arts. In the CAET, he teaches courses in entertainment technology, music technology and the of writing popular and commercial styles. He received his D.M.A. in composition, with emphasis in music technology, from UT Austin in 2010. He was an Assistant Professor of Music Composition and Technology at Seton Hall University from 2011 to 2013, where he designed and implemented a new program in music technology. In addition to his work as a traditional composer, he has completed numerous albums, remixes and other productions under the name MC Debris and has composed a substantial number works for music licensing companies in New York and Los Angeles. He is currently working on an MC Debris album that explores the intersection of Golden Age entertainment biographies and MTV-era pop styles.