Jesse Allison

Member since May 08, 2004

Jesse Allison is a professor in Experimental Music & Digital Media at LSU. As part of the AVATAR initiative, he is actively performing research and collaboration into ways that technology can expand what is possible in the arts. Prior to coming to LSU, he helped establish the Institute for Digital Intermedia Art at Ball State University. He is also President of Hardware Engineering of Electrotap, LLC, an innovative media arts firm. As an artist, Allison has disseminated works and research around the globe through live performance art, interactive installations, virtual and hybrid worlds installations, and paper presentations. Recent performances/exhibits include Siggraph and Siggraph Asia, Techfest Bombay, International Computer Music Conference, the IUPUI Intermedia Festival, Boston Cyberarts Festival, Dutch Design Week, and SEAMUS. Allison received his doctor of musical arts in composition from the University of Missouri -- Kansas City.