Presentation of AIBO at Vertigo STARTS Days Paris, France at Centquartre
AIBO World Premier at Estonian Academy of Music blackbox theater
Sneak peek AIBO an emotionally intelligent artificial intelligent brainwave opera in the making
Keynote speaker World Usability Day Estonia 2019
Art Hack Practices, Routledge Press, Chapter 11 - "Cyborg Arts Co-Lab"
U.S Alumni TIES - Arts, Culture and Transforming Conflict Grantee, U.S. State Department
Vertigo STARTS Residency Blog for AIBO
Zero1 American Arts Incubator/U.S. State Department Cultural Envoy to Kyiv, Ukraine 2020 Lead Artist
Vertigo STARTS Residency begins
Elected Member AICA-USA, International Society of Art Critics, US Chapter
Interview Yale Radio
Paper Presented Open Fields 2019 Latvia
Paper Presented, ISEA 2019 Korea
Co-Author of OUTPUT: Translating Robots and Human Movers Across Platforms in a Sequentially Improvised Performance at ASIB 2019, Falmouth, UK
Vertigo STARTS Laureate, Horizon 2020 EU
Paper Presented at College Art Association, New Media Caucus on "Reframing Innovation"
Appointed Assistant Professor, Senior Researcher RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology, Riga, Latvia
Contributing Editor, PAJ (Performance Arts Journal) MIT Press
Paper Presenter ISCHMA Hong Kong
Peer Reviewer, Leonardo Journals
S ELLEN PEARLMAN: BRAIN OPERA, TELEMATIC PERFORMANCE, AND DECODING DREAM
Featured Artist/Scholar, Archive of Digital Art
Lecture at ITMO University, and Smolny College, St. Petersburg State, Russia
Clot Magazine interview
Artist Residency, Quartariata Arts and Technology Center, Peterhof, St. Petersburg, Russia
Leonardo LABS Abstracts Top Ranked Thesis Globally 2018 for "Noor, A Brain Opera"
Presentation of Emotionally Intelligent AI and BCI - Art-A-Hack Special Edition
Member, Digital Storytelling Lab, Columbia University
Autodesk article on Noor: A Brain Opera - "2 Heads—and a Brain-Computer Interface—Are Making Waves in the Art World"
Conference Committee and Co-Chair RIXC Art Science Festival, GLOBAL CONTROL, Riga, Latvia
International Scientific Review Board, Renewable Futures Conference, Alto University, Finland
Presenter, 3rd Annual Global Conference on Posthuman Ethics, NYU
External Thesis Reviewer, IDM, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Article in Russian Journal of Communication about "Noor: A Brain Opera
Panel presenter, Fred Forest and The Politics of Institutional Discrimination, White Box
Panel presenter, Breaking Boundaries, VR and Immersive Story Telling, St. Francis College
Curator and Presenter - Special Projects - SPRING/BREAK Art Show, with HarvestWorks/ThoughtWorks Arts
Awarded Artist Residency, QuartaRiata Residency of Arts and Technology, Peterhof, Russia
Guest Curator and Workshop Leader, Art-A-Hack, Special Edition Cyfest, St. Petersburg, Russia
Guest Lecturer MEDIT, Tallinn University Center of Excellence in Media Innovation and Digital Culture, Tallinn, Estonia
Collaborator, Enactive Virtuality Reality Research Group, Tallinn University, Estonia
Lecturer, ITMO University, St. Petersburg, Russia
Presenter, Worlding the Brain, University of Amsterdam
Feature article in WomenCinemakers, Berlin
Selected Artist Presenter, NetGain Partnership
Parsons/New School mentions Cyborg Arts Co-Lab
Gates Foundation Magazine Article on Cyborg Arts Class at Parsons
Parsons MFADT Article on Fulbright World Learning Specialist Grant
Fulbright World Learning Specialist
c-opera.net - Contemporary Opera On "Noor"
Women Cinemakers Official Selection
Co-Chair, RixC Art Science Festival, Riga, Latvia
Creative Tech Week NY - Biometrics and Immersion - 3 Views
Creative Tech Week NY - Lightening Talk
66 Brilliant Women in Creative Technology
Codes and Modes: Reframing Reality, Virtuality and Non-fiction Media
Research Roundtable, Creative Collaboration: Pioneer Works
Hack the Brain Science Gallery Trinity College, Dublin Ireland
Hack the Brain Science GalleryTrinity College Dublin Ireland Video
Director ThoughtWorks Arts Residency
Faculty Parsons/New School
Reviewer ISEA 2017 Manizales, Columbia
Emotiv Newsletter - Noor: A Brain Opera
CREATORS PROJECT - World's First 'Brainwave Opera' Is A Mind F*ck
Lecture from HOPE XI - Is The Brain The Next Hackable Driver?
Signal Culture - Research Residency
ICLI 2016 "Is There A Place In Human Consciousness Where Surveillance Cannot Go?"
ICLI 2016 Peer Reviewer
- for the blog Finalist, Andy Warhol Arts Writers Grant Planet 3D
Microwave International New Media Arts Festival Hong Kong "Noor A Brain Opera"
"Noor - A Brain Opera" ISEA HK art projects
International Program Committee, ISEA 2016 Hong Kong
Outstanding Academic Performance Award for Research Degree Students, 2015-16
City University of Hong Kong
ISEA 2015 Vancouver “The Brain As A Hackable Driver”
- 3 Years of Hacking the Institution Media Lab @ the Met
The Brain As Reinterpretation Device Sounds, Image, Data - NYU Steinhardt/Goldsmiths/Leonardo,
New York Electronic Arts Festival - Harvestworks
s Hyperallergic named "Best Blog" by International Association of Art Critic
ACM SIGGRAPH Digital Arts online exhibition “Enhanced Vision – Digital Video 2015
Metropolitan Museum of Art Media Lab - Intern
Guardian, UK article "Meet the Brooklyn Futurist: The Group Using Star Trek to Save the World
Outer Places - Neuroscience and Volumetric Society
Accepted paper, , Vancouver - Disruption ISEA2015
Lecture at New York Institute of Technology Architecting The Future of Technology -
Project Leader, Hardware Hack Lab ThoughtWorks
Visiting Scholar, Parsons School of Design/New School University
Roundtable Presenter, ISEA Dubai
Selected participant, "Datafied Research", Transmediale, Berlin, Aarhus University, City University of Hong Kong
See these art/tech mashups from Art-A-Hack at Livestream Public
Feral Experiments, Big Apps, Australia
Art-A-Hack(TM) Collaboration Between Artists and Technologists, President
NYC BigApps Manhattan, Featured Speaker, "The Brain As A Visual Device"
" Unbound" A Tribute to Aaron Swartz at Thoughtworks, New York, "Surveillance Siddhi"
E2 Entrepreneur Squared at Inno-Center, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong, Presenter
Hong Kong Polytech University School of Design, Lecture on "Creativity and Cognition"
"KHMER NOCTURNES", an RGBD Toolkit piece made in collaboration with the Metropolitan Musem of Art's Media Lab
The 3rd Annual Juried Video Show, Raritan College, "Surveillance Siddhi"
Curate NYC, "Surveillance Siddhi" one of 18 selected digital works out of 1,900 entries by Amanda Hunt, LAXART
THE IMAGINARY APP, group exhibition, Artisphere, Arlington, Virginia
Bushwick Film Festival, New Media Panel Presenter "Surveillance Siddhi"
HyphenHub Invited Member - Connecting Art, Technology and Business
Peer Reviewer, Leonardo Magazine/Electronic Journal
THE IMAGINARY APP, group exhibition, Museum London, London, Ontario, Canada, September, 2013
Accepted into Ph.D. program in the School of Creative Media at Hong Kong City University
Past Tense, Future Imperfect curated by Koan Baysa, Art Share, L.A.
Video of Cyberfest in Russia, including lecture at the Hermitage
Nothing and Everything Reviewed in Hyperallergic
Curator, 3D Volumetric Society/CultureHub/LaMaMa Electric [Circus}
Media Circus in Time Out NY
National Academy of Design ARTalk, John Cage Centennial
Two Great Reads, John Cage Trust
Presenter, Art Panel ISEA 2012 New Mexico
Leaders In Software and Art (LISA
Video Train Mashup, Group Show, Local Project, Long Island City - also at La Casitas de Sunset Park, Brooklyn
Immersive Interiors Group Show, Studio Anise, Soho NY
Interview in the Brooklyn Rail concerning "Nothing and Everything
Presenter/Lecturer NYU IPT Camp
In the Belly of the Beast, New Media Show at CATM Chelsea
Literary Kicks Reviews "Nothing and Everything"
"Nothing and Everything" selected by Publisher's Weekly
Podcast for "Nothing and Everything"
Artistic Adviser, YuanFen Flow Beijing -Fostering China's Creative Entrepreneurs
ISEA 2012 New Mexico, Accepted Artist Panel Paper, “Myths of Creation & Destruction"
College Art Association, 2012, Is It Time to Question the "Privileging" of Visual Art?” Greta Berman and Ellen K. Levy. Video Presentation: Ellen Pearlman, Andrea Polli, Victoria Vesna, Patricia Olynyk, Jack Ox, Stephen Vitiello, and Marcia Lyons.
ISEA New Mexico 2012 Machine Wilderness Panel Reviewer
Submission Reviewer, ISEA 2012 New Mexico Machine Wilderness
Journal of Computational Media and Design, Issue No. 3 "I Move In Decades"
Awarded Thesis Research Grant for Banff Residency, University of Calgary
Presenter, Electra Montreal and ISEA Istanbul Art Market
Awarded Banff Artist Residency, Digital Media Research Film/Video, Banff Center, Canada
Awarded University of Calgary Graduate Conference Travel Grant
Awarded Center For Research In Fine Arts Grant, University of Calgary, Canada
3rd Buddhism and Science Conference, National University of Singapore, Aug. 2011 and Kong Meng Sang Phor Kark See Monastery, Singapore
ISEA ISTANBUL 2011 "Transcending into the Virtual: Presence Prognostications and the Re-Calibration of Telematic Art"
Makerbot 3D Workshop, 3rd Ward, Brooklyn
A Guide To Using the Kinect - Harvestworks, NY
Named Videotage Hong Kong FUSE Artist in Residence
Co-Director, Syneme Summer II in Telematic Art
"Here and There", a World Premiere of a work conceived 39 years ago for the dynamics of the Internet by renowned American Composer Stuart Sanders Smith. Played by Joshua Fielder and members of the . Sensor glove and visual effects by Ellen Pearlman Tavel Arts Telematic Collective
"Nuclear Sweet" featured in CMD Journal
"Nuclear Sweet" a telmatic work chosen as the "Wild Card" Emerging Artist Choice at the Happening Festival
Contributing Editor, Computational Media and Design Journal, http://www.cmdjournal.com
ResoNations, Arts for Peace of the UN-NGO WAFUNIF Sponsored by the Permanent Mission of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations
United Nations on-line panel member: Real Time Interaction - Innovation and Development in Internet Telecommunications Technologies, Innovations Talks III: Real-Time Interaction via Internet Technologies -- Meeting Development Goals, Enhancing Potentialities and Implementing Access 2-3 December 2010
Co-Founder, Syneme Summer I -VIMEO Video Videotage Hong Kong
with Parsons School of Design, Inaugural International Symposium on Media Art Laboratories, Beijing, China TAMSIL (Tsinghua University Art and Science Media Laboratory )