Anna Ursyn, PhD, is a professor and Computer Graphics/Digital Media Area Head at the School of Art and Design, University of Northern Colorado, USA.
She combines programming with software and printmaking media, to unify computer generated and painted images, and sculptures.
over 40 single juried and invitational art shows, participated in over 200 juried and invitational fine art exhibitions, such as: over a dozen times in ACM SIGGRAPH Art Galleries and traveling shows, including Louvre, Paris, Der Prix Ars Electronica Linz, Austria; Eurographics (Artistic Merit Award), Denver International Airport Show, Denver Capitol shows. Her work will be sent to the Moon in 2017 as a part of Carnegie Mellon’s MoonArk project.
Animations projected at the Victory Media Network, Dallas, TX, ISEAs, New York Digital Salons, 20th Century Matrix for NTT Museum, Tokyo, Japan (2000 images and 5000 texts describing 20th Century), Winner of BauBoden, Deutsche Bau-und Bodenbank AG, cover and 18 color plates, Computerkunst/Computer Art Gladbeck, Germany + traveling shows.
Salon de la Culture et des Jeux Mathematiques, CIJM, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, Honorable Mention; Art of the Animal, Australia (award), GRAPHITEs, Art of Photography Show San Diego, CA, M.I.A.D. Torento Argentina (Second Place) Common Ground The Haun Tie Art Museum in Beijing, Immaginando , Digital Visions of Etruria, (Honorable Mention), Italy, Bridges Mathematical Art Galleries, Joint Mathemathics Meetings Art Galleries, and Generative Art galleries.
Anna published articles and had her artwork in books and journals. Research and pedagogy interests include integrated instruction in art, science, and computer art graphics. Since 1987, she serves as a Liaison, Organizing and Program Committee member of International IEEE Conferences on Information Visualization (iV) London, UK, and Computer Graphics, Imaging and Visualization Conferences (CGIV). Since 1997 she serves as Chair of the Symposium and Digital Art Gallery D-ART iV.
Anna Ursyn (Editor) (2016). Knowledge Visualization and Visual Literacy in Science Education
Release Date: June, 2016. 400 pages. ISBN13: 9781522504801| ISBN10: 152250480X| EISBN13: 9781522504818| DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-0480-1
Anna Ursyn (Editor) (2015). Handbook of Research on Maximizing Cognitive Learning through Knowledge Visualization. 572 pages. ISBN13: 9781466681422 |ISBN10: 146668142X|EISBN13: 9781466681439| DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-8142-2
Anna Ursyn (2014). Computational Solutions for Knowledge, Art, and Entertainment: Information Exchange Beyond Text. 511 pages. ISBN13: 9781466646278| ISBN10: 1466646276|EISBN13: 9781466646285| DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4627-8
Anna Ursyn (2014). Perceptions of Knowledge Visualization: Explaining Concepts through Meaningful Images. 418pages. ISBN13: 9781466647039| ISBN10: 1466647035|EISBN13: 9781466647046| DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4703-9
Anna Ursyn (Editor). (2012). Biologically-Inspired Computing for the Arts: Scientific Data through Graphics. 443 pages. ISBN13: 9781466609426| ISBN10: 1466609427|EISBN13: 9781466609433| DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-0942-6