Projects On View

Dancers (Red & White):

Mercedes House
Manhattan, NY
Installed 2012
On view daily
Located in the North Lobby
www.mercedeshouseny.com

Floating World:

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

Active Ecosystem (SMF):

Sacramento International Airport, Sacramento, CA
Installed 2011
On view daily
Located in Central Terminal B, Ticketing Hall
www.sacmetroarts.org

Shifting Time — San Jose:

The Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport, San Jose, CA
Installed 2010
On view daily, 10am - 11pm
Located in Terminal B, Ground Floor (near the Information Center, between Ticketing and Baggage Claim)
www.sanjoseairport.org

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

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

Gathering:

The Pittsburgh Children's Museum
Installed 2004
Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm, Sun: 12pm - 5pm
www.pittsburghkids.org

Arc Tangent:

The Pittsburgh Children's Museum
Installed 2004
Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm, Sun: 12pm - 5pm
www.pittsburghkids.org

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

News & Events

November 8, 2010

Interview on Bad at Sports

While Camille was in Chicago for her SAIC Visiting Artist's lecture, she was interviewed by Bad at Sports broadcaster, Duncan MacKenzie. Continue reading

November 4, 2010

“Camille Utterback and the Technology of Interactive Art” on The Huffington Post

Camille Utterback and her work was written about by Edward Lee, in HuffPost's arts section after he heard her talk at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Continue reading

October 25, 2010

School of the Art Institute of Chicago Visiting Artist Lecture

Camille is honored to be part of this years SAIC Visiting Artists Program. Her lecture will take place on Monday, October 25, 6:00 p.m. in the SAIC Columbus Auditorium, 280 S. Columbus Drive. Find out more about her lecture and the rest of the series here.

August 20, 2010

New York Times Article Features Camille Utterback

Camille is featured in the article: For Digital Artists, Apps Provide New Palette, published Friday August 20, 2010 in the Bay Area Section of the New York Times and also in The Bay Citizen. The article discusses contemporary artists, including Utterback, Scott Snibbe, and John Baldessari who are creating, or plan to create i-phone and i-pad [...]

July 8, 2010 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Zen Center Lecture Series “The Expert’s Mind”

Camille will be speaking with painter Hanneline Røgeberg at the deYoung Museum, July 8th, 7:30 - 9:30 pm, as part of the San Francisco Zen Center's lecture series "The Expert's Mind." This interdisciplinary series celebrates the 40th anniversary of Shunryu Suzuki-Roshi's classic book "Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind", and features a wide range of speakers including [...]

January 19, 2010 – February 27, 2010

Collider 2: Camille Utterback at Emily Davis Gallery, University of Akron, Ohio

The Collider Exhibition Series examines the impact, implications and inspiration of the phenomenon generally categorized under the umbrella term New Media within the design practice and the fine arts. Collider 2: Camille Utterback, will feature the 2009 Macarthur ‘Genius’ grant recipient, artist Camille Utterback. Camille Utterback is a pioneering artist and programmer in the field of [...]

October 21, 2009

Interactive Art: Playing with Light video on Wired.com

Camille and her interactive installation work are featured in a video and article on Wired Magazine's Gadget Lab. Continue reading

October 5, 2009 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

UC Berkeley Art, Technology, and Culture Lecture

Utterback is a featured speaker at UC Berkeley's ongoing Art, Technology, and Culture Colloquium. Watch video of Camille Utterback’s complete talk (82 minutes, quicktime video) here. Continue reading

October 1, 2009 – November 19, 2009

Gray Area Foundation for the Arts — Tendorama Window Gallery

A new piece in Camille Utterback's interactive Liquid Time series will be the first featured work in the Tendorama Window Gallery Project, a series of rotating bi-monthly installations in Gray Area Foundation for the Arts prominent 15’ x 8’ front display windows facing Taylor Street. The piece is exhibited as a component of the OPEN [...]

September 24, 2009 – January 3, 2010

Contemporary Art Center of Virginia Exhibition

An exhibition of three works that span Camille Utterback's ten-year career making interactive installations. The show will run concurrently alongside exhibitions of mixed media work by artists Sandra Luckett, davmo and the Young Guns. Continue reading

September 22, 2009

MacArthur Foundation Fellowship!

Camille was awarded a 2009 MacArthur Foundation Fellowship. Read more about Camille and this year's fellows on the MacArthur Foundation website. Watch the profile video produced by the MacArthur Foundation featuring Camille and her work. Continue reading

September 9, 2009

Steve Deitz’s Northern Lights blog post on Aurora Organ

Curator Steve Deitz announced and posted images of the installation of Aurora Organ on his Northern Lights blog. Aurora Organ is Utterback’s permanent interactive light sculpture, commissioned for the City of St. Louis Park, MN, by Forecast Public Art and Duke Realty.at the Shops at West End, St. Louis Park, MN. Steve’s blog post also includes [...]

December 23, 2008

Text Rain on NPR’s Morning Edition

Text Rain is featured on NPR’s Morning Edition in Elizabeth Blair’s five-minute spot on the 21c Museum Hotel in Louisville, KY. Text Rain is permanently installed in the 21c hotel lobby. View the feature which includes a link to listen to the story. From the story: Charles Venable, the director of the Speed Art Museum, Kentucky’s largest [...]

October 15, 2008

Review of Act/React exhibition on Rhizome.org

Read Nathaniel Stern’s excellent review of the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Act/React show.

June 3, 2008

Berkeley Big Bang Conference

Watch video of Camille Utterback’s artist talk at the UC Berkeley Big Bang Conference here. Brilliant Noise: How Data Becomes Experience for Artists and for Scientists: Camille Utterback Berkeley Big Bang 08 was three days of new media and art hosted by BAM/PFA and the Berkeley Center for New Media, timed to link with 01SJ: A [...]

December 1, 2007

Wired Magazine – Issue 12.07

Camille Utterback’s Abundance installation featured in Hugh Hart’s article, The Art of Surveillance.

October 1, 2007

Abundance at San Jose City Hall

Photo documentation and reviews of Camille Utterback’s first large-scale public installation, Abundance, commissioned for the City of San Jose by ZER01, the Art and Technology Network. Link to photostreams and announcement on ZER01 blog. http://01sj.org

April 1, 2007

Animated Gestures show wins IBM Innovation Merit Award

Camille Utterback’s solo show, Animated Gestures, at Boston’s Art Interactive gallery was awarded an IBM Innovation Merit Award at the 2007 Boston Cyberarts Festival. Works in the show included Alluvial, Untitled 5, and Untitled 6.