Joe Smolinski, M.F.A.
Department of Art and Design
A mixed-media artist who works in drawing, photography, video, digital 3D modeling, and animation, Professor Smolinski’s work has been discussed in Art in America, the Boston Globe, and the New York Times, among other publications.
His practice engages with technology, environmental science, landscape painting, science fiction, and the eroding borders between the natural and human-made world.
What we are doing is unique in that we offer everything from a focus that is completely digital, to fabrication, to virtual reality.
He helped create a course in digital fabrication that brought together students in art, graphic design, engineering and molecular biology to look more closely at the intersection of technology and fabrication.
“What we are doing is unique in that we offer everything from a focus that is completely digital, to fabrication, to virtual reality,” he says.