Peter Flaherty is a director and video artist whose work has shown in over a hundred international venues, including cinemas, theaters, galleries, and museums. He recently created The Surrogate, a Virtual Reality narrative experience that melds 360 video with a computer-generated explorable environment, which was a SXSW Interactive Innovation Award Finalist. He is directing a permanent architectural projection show on a 17th Century palace in a UNESCO world heritage site as the signature attraction for a new museum in the Middle East. He directed a massive, 5-hour film for Parsifal at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. 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. His short film, Signal From Shore, shot in South Korea, played a variety of film festivals and won Best Short Film at the Zero Film Festival Los Angeles. He has designed video projections and interactive art for dozens of performances and concerts that have toured the world. His video art has been shown at: MIT Media Lab, Fleisher-Ollman Gallery, and the home of Agnes Gund (President Emerita of MOMA). He has received grants from The New York State Council on the Arts, Rockefeller MAP Fund, Doris Duke Foundation, and the Jerome Foundation, among others.  Additional video art can be seen at www.thefourthefive.org

 

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