Sam Galison is an artist, designer, and technologist based in San Francisco, and the founder of Studio Galison, a multidisciplinary creative production and design studio. He has a background is in the theater and circus, and currently works with a combination of digital and traditional craft practices to create compelling, immersive experiences in a wide variety of media. His work makes use of techniques ranging from ink and pencil to optical glass fabrication to music composition and experimental, interactive electronics. Sam holds a BA in "Affective Engineering" from NYU Gallatin and an MFA in Digital + Media from RISD. In both his studio and design work, Sam strives to find meaning in the noise of everyday experience, and clarity in the chaos of an oversaturated media environment.