MARKO TANDEFELT 148 East 28th Street, suite 4E, New York, NY 10016 C +1 646 284 4187 www.tandefelt.com
EDUCATION Masters in Interactive Telecommunications, NYU Tisch Film and Television ITP Program. With honors. GPA 3.913. 1999.
B.M. in Music Technology NYU Steinhardt Music Technology Program. GPA 3.966. 1996. Diploma Center for the Media Arts (CMA), School of Audio Engineering, highest honors Grade Point Average (GPA) 4.00/4.00. 1992-1993.
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS, ASSOCIATIONS Member of ACM, AES, IEEE, SIGGRAPH, SMPTE, SPIE Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honors Society lifetime member, since 1995
WORK EXPERIENCE Director of Technology and Research Eyebeam Art & Technology Center 2012 - . Senior Technology Manager Eyebeam Art & Technology Center, 2007 – 2012. Part Time Assistant Professor, Masters Thesis I & II and Major Studios I & II Parsons the New School for Design, Art, Media and Technology MFADT Program 2001 - . Project Director, Curator, AV & Media Producer Finnish Cultural Institute, NYC. 2001- 2007. Curator, Technology Advisor, Sponsorships SAUMA [Design as Cultural Interface] exhibition. 2003 – . AV & Media Producer Eero Saarinen: Shaping the Future exhibition. 2003 - . Curator, Technology Consultant, Technology Sponsorships “F2F: New Media Art from Finland”exhibition, 1999-2003 Freelance Concept/Interface Designer ESIDesign, Inc. NYC. 2000. Concept/Interface Designer, Research Associate, NEC C&C Research Lab, 1999-2000. 3D Visualization Artist R142 Subway Cars. NYC MTA/Antennadesign NYC. 1997 – 1998. Studio Assistant Francois Kevorkian’s Axis recording studio, New York. 1993-1994.
JURY AND GUEST CRITIC DUTIES Eyebeam Residency and Fellowship Jury Member 2010 Member of Jury: Pasadena Center College for Art & Design, Summer 2015 Research Residency, Media Design Practices/Lab+Field th Member of Jury: ACE 2014: 11 Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology Conference, Funchal, Madeira, 2014 Visiting Guest Critic: Krzysztof Wodiscko’s Architecture of Cultural Prosthetics class at Harvard School of Architecture, December 2014 Member of Jury: SIGGRAPH Asia 2009 submissions Advisory Council Member: Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), 2008 – 2011
ACADEMIC AND ARTISTIC HONORS, AWARDS “Artist Pioneering Award in Interactive Media”, NYU Tisch School of the Arts. 1998. “Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges” by NYU. 1996. New York University Dean’s List of Honors, for students with highest GPA. 1994-1996. New York University Dean’s Circle, for students with highest GPA. 1994-1996. Presser Honors, for the student with highest GPA in class, NYU Music Dept., 1996. NYU Founder’s Day Award. 1996. NYU Presser Award. 1995.
PUBLICATIONS, ARTICLES, MENTIONS Mention in “Senses and the City: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Urban Sensescapes”, edited by Mădălina Diaconu, Eva Heuberger, Ruth Mateus-berr, Lukas M. Vosicky. 2010-11. “Arduino Bots and Gadgets” Book translation for O’Reilly/MAKE publications. 2010-11. Translation of “MAKE Arduino Bots and Gadgets” from Finnish original for O’Reilly/MAKE publications. 2010. NYTimes: Future Flashback: The Prefab from Another Planet, July 28, 2005. Foreword in “F2F: New Media Art from Finland” publication, 1999. 3D visualization of the new R142 Bombardier/Kawasaki Subway Car for NYC MTA and Antennadesign in: - AXIS design magazine, # 78, Tokyo, Japan. 1999 - DESIGN NEWS magazine, #241, Tokyo, Japan. 1998 - “Evolution of New York City Subways” by NYC MTA. 1998. SIGGRAPH 97 Conference report in Visio-lehti, Edita OY, Finland. 10/1997. “Amerikka Opettaa”, aastAVeehen, Article on my studies at NYU Tisch ITP program, Visio-lehti, Edita OY, Finland. 1/97. International Symposium on Electronic Arts, ISEA 94’ -report, in Muusikko -magazine, Helsinki, Finland. 1994.
LANGUAGES English, Finnish – Fluent; French, Swedish: Conversant