Projects On View

Floating World

Mercedes House
Manhattan, NY
Installed 2011
On view daily
Located in the South Lobby
www.mercedeshouseny.com

2011

Aurora Organ

The Shops at West End, St. Louis Park, MN
Installed 2009
On view daily during retail hours
Located in the Showplace Theater Lobby
www.theshopsatwestend.com

2009

Word Play

The Fontana Children's Library, Fontana, CA
Installed 2008
Mon - Thur: 10am - 9pm, Fri/Sat: 10am - 6pm, Sun: 12pm - 5pm
www.fontanalibrary.org

2008

Text Rain

21c Museum Hotel, Louisville, KY
Installed 2000
On view daily 7am - 1am
www.21cmuseum.org
www.21cmuseumhotel.com

The Pittsburgh Children's Museum
Installed 2004

1999
Romy Achituv & Camille Utterback

News & Events

Wednesday Nov. 14, 4 pm

Talk at UC San Diego for Design@Large

Join Camille at UC San Diego for Designing for Humans – An Artist’s Perspective, part of the Design@Large lecture series. Design@Large is a quarterly seminar series hosted by the UC San Diego Design Lab, featuring distinguished academic and industry speakers within … Continue reading

Friday, Oct. 19, 12-1pm

Distinguished Speaker at the Jacobs Institute at UC Berkeley

Camille will be a distinguished speaker as part of Berkeley University’s Jacobs Design Conversations on October 19. Information on the talk series: The Jacobs Institute is excited to kick off another semester of engaging speakers and other opportunities to visit Jacobs Hall. … Continue reading

May 11, 2018 - March 10, 2019

Precarious at The National Portrait Gallery

Camille’s will debut a new interactive installation Precarious in the group exhibition Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now at The National Portrait Gallery, in Washington DC. Princeton University Press is publishing the scholarly exhibition catalog, which is forthcoming in June 2018, … Continue reading

March 10, 2018 3-4pm

Artists Talk at Bullseye Glass Resource Center Bay Area

Join Camille at The Bullseye Glass Resource Center in Emeryville, CA for a presentation about her background, influences, and the kiln formed and kiln cast glass work she created during her residency at Bullseye in the fall of 2017. For a … Continue reading

March 15, 2018 6:30-8pm

Panel Discussion Women and New Machines at the CJM

Camille will participate in a panel discussion at the San Francisco Contemporary Jewish Museum along with media artists Laetitia Sonami, and M Eifler. All three artists use technological contraptions, such as video, electronic processing, and computers to explore the boundaries of … Continue reading

September 19-December 16, 2017

Artist Residency at Bullseye Glass Resource Center

Bullseye Projects recently announced their June – December, 2017 artists-in-residence, which includes Camille. The self-directed glass residency program provides artists and designers with the materials, equipment and space needed to explore a new material, expand the scale of their work, or refine … Continue reading

March 22, 2017 4:30pm

Artist Talk at The University of Utah

Adventures in Interactive Art – From Falling Text to Projection Mapped Glass Talk Description: Artist Camille Utterback’s interactive installations combine innovative technology, elegant design, and surprising situations to reconnect us to our physicality, to each other, and to the world around us. For … Continue reading

March 1-May 13, 2017

Entangled at Emerson College Urban Arts’ Media Art Gallery

Camille Utterback: Entangled Emerson Urban Arts: Media Art Gallery March 1 – May 13, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday March 3, 5-7pm Camille’s dual screen interactive installation Entangled commissioned by the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco in 2015, will make its East Coast debut as … Continue reading

January 24-March 26, 2017

Sustaining Presence at The Stanford Art Gallery

The Department of Art & Art History at Stanford University presents Sustaining Presence, on view from January 24 to March 26, 2017 with a reception on Thursday, January 26, from 5-7 PM, at the Stanford Art Gallery. Continue reading

January 24, 2017

Review of Vital Current—Seeking the San Lorenzo

Camille’s commission, Vital Current—Seeking the San Lorenzo, was reviewed in Good Times, Santa Cruz County’s premier weekly newspaper. You can read there article here.

November 15, 2016 7:00pm

Living Room Light Exchange Talk

Camille will be presenting at the Living Room Light Exchange along with Desiree Holman and Shapeshifters Cinema (Kathleen Quillian + Gilbert Guerrero) The Living Room Light Exchange is a monthly salon dedicated to new media forms and dialogues amongst artists and … Continue reading

November 9, 2016

Keynote Lecture, ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces

2016 ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces, Niagara Falls, Canada Closing Keynote Lecture, November 9, 2016 In her talk for ISS, “An Artist’s Perspective on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces,” Utterback will use examples of her own ground-breaking computer vision based … Continue reading

November 3, 2016, 6:00pm

Stanford Art Practice Faculty Talk Series at the Cantor

Internationally acclaimed artist Camille Utterback creates aesthetically rich, experientially layered social spaces by combining various sensing and display technologies with the custom software she writes. Whether expressed in the form of building scale projections, custom LED lighting, or intimate sculptures … Continue reading

October 22, 2016

Vital Current – Seeking the San Lorenzo Opens at the Santa Cruz MAH

For the past year Camille has been collaborating with Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History to create a site-specific artwork for the museum’s lobby. The project is funded by a Creative Work Fund Grant received in 2015. The artwork … Continue reading

October 22, 2016

Artist Talk at The Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History

As part of the First Friday: Ebb & Flow + Abbott Square Preview Night at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History, Camille gave a lecture on her art practice and the making of Vital Current – Seeking the San … Continue reading

August 10, 2016 6:30-9:00pm

San Francisco Commonwealth Club Panel Discussion

Meet the Geniuses: Inside the MacArthur Foundation’s Creative Thinking Awards Wed, Aug 10 2016 – 6:30pm More information, and audio and video recordings of the event, can be found here. Maneesh Agrawala, Computer Vision Technologist; MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Grantee Camille Utterback, Digital Artist; MacArthur … Continue reading

July 20th, 2016 7:00-9:00pm

Presentation at Grey Area Urban Prototyping Meetup

Urban Prototyping July Meetup July 20th, 2016 7:00 PM More information can be found here. Join us for the second public engagement Meetup for our Urban Prototyping Research Lab! Open to the public and cash bar for those 21 and older. 7:00pm-7:15pm: Doors/bar open 7:15pm-8:15pm: Public engagement … Continue reading

January 4, 2016

Press for NEAT at the CJM & Digital Catalog

Closing January 17, 2015, NEAT: New Experiments in Art and Technology at the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) featured Camille’s work alongside nine other Bay Area digital artists. NEAT has had many great reviews and press, click through the links below to check … Continue reading