Join us in New Orleans in August for the highest quality, most timely educational experiences the community has to offer, presented by the most powerful and most engaging leaders in computer graphics and interactive techniques.The first ever Distinguished Artist Award for Lifetime Achievement in Digital Art will be awarded at 10:30 am Monday - with talks by the awardess on Monday afternoon.…See More
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Yeon Choi received her B.F.A. and M.A. in Painting from Ewha University in Seoul, Korea, and an M.F.A. in Computer Arts from University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She is currently an Associate Professor in the Visual Arts department at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Recipient of the Artist Fellowship from the State of Louisiana in 2003, her other awards include the Best Animation Prize from Rome International Film Festival, Atlanta, GA (2008), the Best Animation Award from Blue Plum Animation Festival, Johnson City, TN (2006), the Best Advocacy Award from San Francisco's Women's Film Festival, San Francisco, CA (2006), a Second Prize from Beecher Center Digital Animation Competition at Youngstown, Ohio (2003), and more.
Her filmography includes Confessions (1997), Media, Metaphor, Non-Locality (2001), Objects of My Obsessions (2002), The Labyrinth (2002), The Fly (2003), Sandstorm (2003), The Thief (2004), The Destroyed Room (2005), Ever After (2006), Learning to Play “How High the Moon” (2006), After Swann (2012), and Oiseaux tristes (2014). See more of her work at yeonchoi.com.
ACM SIGGRAPH Digital Arts Community Committee:
Victoria Szabo, Chair
Jim Demmers, Sue Gollifer, Kathy Rae Huffman, Scottie Chih-Chieh Huang (黃 致傑), John Hyatt, Bonnie Mitchell, Hye Yeon Nam, Jan Searleman, Fernando Torres Idrovo.
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