Andrew Sempere
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Andrew Sempere is a feral researcher exploring the edges and overlaps of art, design, media studies, computer science and architecture. He is particularly interested in the role that contemporary technologies play on our relationships to space and to each other, and the role artists have in this exploration.

Andrew's formal training is in graphic design (BFA 2001 Visual Communications, School of the Art Institute of Chicago) and Epistemology and Learning (SM 2003 MIT Media Lab Grassroots Invention Group). Andrew has worked professionally as a designer, software developer for Pearson Education and as a Design Researcher for IBM Research's Collaborative User Experience Group / Center for Social Software in Cambridge, MA. Andrew currently lives in Lausanne, Switzerland where he is working as one of the founding researchers at SINLAB, an interdisciplinary art and technology program based at Manufacture (Haute École de Théâtre de Suisse Romande (HETSR)) while completing his PhD in the Architecture department at EPFL.

Andrew is co-founder of the Feral Research Coalition and a Trustee Emeritus of the Boston Awesome Foundation.

As an artist, Andrew's works have been seen at venues around the US and the world, including the Fourth Moscow Biennale, the Lausanne Les Urbaines festival, the Seattle Bumbershoot Music Festival, Siggraph, Boston Cyberarts, the 7th Manifestation Internationale Vidéo et Art Électronique in Quebec and the Version 2.0 festival at the Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art.