Peter Flaherty is a director and interactive artist whose work has shown in over a hundred international venues, including theaters, galleries, and museums. He recently conceived and directed The Dial, an interactive narrative combining AR & projection mapping, which premiered at Sundance in 2019. He created and directed The Surrogate, a Virtual Reality narrative that melds 360 video with a computer-generated explorable environment, which was a SXSW Interactive Innovation Award Finalist. He is now in pre-production for Empire at Sea, a massively multi-participant science fiction AR drama, and Kill, My Darlings, an interactive VR Murder Mystery, with a major film studio. He created a 5-hour video projection for Parsifal at the Metropolitan Opera in New York and will return to the Met in 2020 to create an interactive version of The Flying Dutchman with live motion-captured virtual characters. His large-scale video installation, Pass Back a Revolver, premiered at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia. On Broadway, he created the Video and Projection Design for Roundabout Theatre’s Sondheim on Sondheim, which was later adapted for HBO's documentary film, Six by Sondheim. He has designed video projections and interactive art for installations, performances, and concerts that have toured the world. His video art has been shown at such venues as the MIT Media Lab and the home of Agnes Gund (President Emerita of MOMA). He has received grants from Rockefeller MAP Fund, The New York State Council on the Arts, Doris Duke Foundation, and the Jerome Foundation, among others. He is a Professor and Head of the Interactive Media for Performance MFA Program at CalArts. Additional video art can be seen at www.thefourthefive.org

 

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