Dave Pape (current research)

Dave Pape works in the creation of interactive virtual environments, as well as the development of tools for computer art and performance. His recent collaboration with dance group BCIJPG allowed projected dancers to scale and fall from one of the Grain Silos at the 2014 City of Night multi-disciplinary arts event at Silo City, Buffalo. Dave is a founding and continuing organizer of the Buffalo Infringement Festival eleven days of non-profit-driven, non-hierarchical grassroots, eclectic, independent, experimental, and controversial art in all forms, which happens yearly at the end of July. Dave has research interests in media commons, game studies and is a wikimedia editor. Dave is part of the Intermedia Performance Studio Research Group in DMS.