Please join us on Wednesday, October 5th at 7pm a NestED talk by Rus Gant, an internationally regarded 3D artist, computer engineer, and educator. Currently on the Research staff at Harvard University and the faculty at Tokyo’s Showa Women’s University, Gant is currently pursuing work in the future of real-time 3D computer graphics and virtual reality.
For more than 40 years, Gant has applied his visualization skills to work in computer science, archaeology and museology for some of the world’s leading museums and universities. He is the Director of the Visualization Research and Teaching Laboratory at Harvard and the Lead Technical artist for the Giza 3D project at Harvard reconstructing the pyramids, temples and tombs on the Egyptian Giza Plateau in virtual reality. He is a past fellow at the MIT Center for Advanced Visual Studies and the Center for Creative Inquiry at Carnegie Mellon University.
For more information, please contact Claudia Wessner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NestED, the OWHL Makerspace’s speaker series, invites makers, educators, artists, and innovators to come speak at the Nest, demo their projects, and provide inspiration. All members of the Phillips Academy community – students, faculty, and staff – are invited to attend.