Traversing the Sectors


In this age of the cloud and of big data, it’s easy to think of digital data as purely intangible. However, data always exists within […]

Sounder and Relay


Sounder and Relay (2010), with Ben Chang Computer, two channel video projection, custom software, electronics, telegraph equipment Sounder and Relay is a meditation on online […]

Traversing the Sectors


4-channel sound composition ( 4 dancers, Wii controllers, Max/MSP patch), for Compositions for Bit, a multimedia performance directed by Katherine Behar. Performed at Judson Church, New […]

Spiritual Telegraph


  This project is part of a series of virtual reality environments and new media installations that explore facets of the telegraph using contemporary technology. […]

Participation May Vary


2012 digital game / interactive installation Participation May Vary is a game I designed for the Asian-American performance art duo Disorientalism (Katherine Behar and Marianne […]



2010, single-channel video, 43 minutes The TV show Law and Order is one that I think of as a kind of television version of comfort […]

Levitation/ Hands Off Arcade


The Hands Off Arcade, Saratoga City Center, First Night 2012 Interactive installations and experimental games by Shawn Lawson, Ben Chang and Silvia Ruzanka, reimagine the […]

The Jackals


2002-2003 Interactive Performance Collaborative project with the collective TangentLab The Jackal Project was a series of collaborative performances and installations with the TangentLab collective, a […]

(In)Security Camera


2003 Variable Dimensions Interactive Robotic Installation Collaborative project with Ben Chang and Dmitry Strakovsky In recent years we have seen a dramatic increase in the […]

Information Farm


2006 Website and Peformance Information Farm harvests crops of local information from data fields in the Post-Soviet (Postsovkhoz) village of Mooste, Estonia. The Farm is […]

Ginger Minus Fred

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2001-2004 2min 30 sec Single Channel Video Loop The late Ann Richards, former governor of Texas, was famous for saying “Ginger Rogers did everything Fred […]

Dots and Dashes


  Immersive VR environment, 2006, with Ben Chang Dots and Dashes is an interactive narrative in virtual reality using the CAVE. It’s loosely based on […]