Don Ritter

BADLANDS 24:40 min.
DVD recording of live interactive video and sound performance, 2003
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Processed imagery of the Canadian Badlands are controlled and manipulated by live music. During live performances of Badlands, networked computers are used to present four video projections.

DON RITTER (Canadian, b. 1959) is a new media artist and a writer on aesthetics. Since 1986, his interactive video-sound installations and performances have been exhibited at festivals and museums throughout Europe, North America and Asia, including SITE Santa Fe(USA), Metrònom(Barcelona), Ars Electronica(Linz), Sonambiente Sound Festival(Berlin), New Music America(New York City), and ArtFuture 2000(Taipei). He hold degrees in electronics engineering, fine arts and psychology, and a masters in visual studies from the Center for Advanced Visual studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT.