Ken Byers’ practice explores perception and consciousness and the human condition; embodied perception and consciousness; theory, philosophy and practice; body and technology; speculative and science fiction.
Ken Byers has exhibited at galleries and electronic arts festivals:
Creative FUSE North East, Cyber Eyes Festival, Catalyst, Helix, Newcastle University, University of Northumbria Design, 2022 (VR and motion graphics)
L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film & Script Festival, Los Angeles 2019 (Video)
Generative Art 2018. 21st Generative Art Conference (Embodied Interactive sound) Verona, 2018
MEM International Experimental Arts Festival, Embodied interactive audiovisual, Bilbao, 2017
DRHA, Dublin: Digital research in the Humanities and Arts (Embodied Interactive Installation), Dublin University, 2015
Interactive audio-visual installation (PNEM) Sound Art Festival, Uden, Netherlands, 2015
Globe Gallery, ALTERED SPACES 4 (Embodied Interactive audio-visual installation), 2014
Asia Siggraph 2012, Emerging Technologies Exhibition, Singapore.
Platform 012. Star and Shadow, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2012 (Body Interactive Audio-visual)
Beyond the Material World Exhibition, International Association of Quantum Artists (IAQA), York, 2012
Set and Setting (3D animation), Connecting Principle, Newcastle University, 2012.
Skills & Experience
- Documentation: photography
- Technical: AV installation
- Technical: photographic / moving image
- Technique tuition: moving image
- Visiting lecturer (FE)
- Visiting lecturer (HE)
- Working with schools (secondary)
- Workshsops (adult)