studio@donaldhanson.net

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b. 1990

Lives/Works in San Francisco, CA.

Donald Hanson is a technologist working between art, design and creative coding. His work explores interactive aesthetics, live projection, internet technology, glitch art and parameterizing chaos. Recent experiments involve reverse-engineering file formats, building self-altering websites and creating computer controlled video synthesizer patches.

He is the creator of gifSlap, a visual performance tool used by artists and VJs around the world. In 2010 he cofounded the record label Gridwalk Media, which is nearing 30 releases of instrumental electronic music by California artists. He is currently collaborating to design an alternate reality puzzle game called Ubiquitous City.

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