ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, MEDIA ARTS
MFA Design, 1987, Yale University School of Drama
BA Honors, 1981, Western Philosophy, Gustavus Adolphus College
Prof. Phillip Baldwin’s scenic designs for theatre and New Media installations have been seen all over the world. He is a New York City based designer and digital media and events artist who has received many national and international grants such as two Japan Foundation Awards, Korea Foundation, The Rome Prize, and NYSCA. He was a co-director of the New York Center of Media Arts and he has recently returned from Korea after completing many projects in telecommunications and the arts under a Korean National Industrial Development grant. He is devoted to the means and methods of developing global cultural collaborations. Professor Baldwin is a firm believer in mentoring and constant exposure of students to the collaborative practice of Project Forming, Financing, and Realizing.
What your faculty did this summer:
Izumi Ashizawa remounted "Mysterious Lake" at Long Island Children's Museum, was in on-going rehearsals for "Le Chemine des Reves" in Montreal, and served a guest tutor at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London.
Mallory Catlett is working on: Circling the Center by Nene Humpphey to be performed on October 12, 13, and 14 in NYC and DECODER 2017 with text by William Burroughs to be performed December 3rd at La Mama in NYC.
Amy Cook finished her manuscript on casting and an essay on Shakespeare, language and cognition.
Steve Marsh worked with scientists across the country leading Improvisation workshops and Media training for the Alda Center in New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Philadelphia, Denver, at UC Santa Barbara, Cornell University and Cold Spring Harbor Labs.
Deb Mayo acted in "After," a yet- to- be released web series written by and starring one of our graduates, Joshua Schubart.
Ken Weitzman was a writer-in-residence at the New Harmony Project where he developed two new plays and then co-lead a two-week workshop with playwright Naomi Iizuka at the Sewanee Writers Conference at the University of the South.
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