About the artists
George Poonkhin Khut is an Australian artist and design-researcher working across the fields of electronic art, design and health. He holds a Doctorate of Creative Arts from the University of Western Sydney, Australia – for his research into biofeedback-based interactive artworks, and has taught interaction design, art and human-centred design methods at University of Technology Sydney, and Sydney University.
George has exhibited his work across Australia, the UK and Asia. Recent projects include Distillery: Waveforming at the Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) for which he was awarded the National New Media Art Award (2012), The Heart Library Project (recently exhibited at St. Vincent’s Public Hospital, Sydney, and Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei), and Cardiomorphologies (Biennale of Electronic Arts Perth, 2007).
James Brown is a Sydney based composer and visual artist, who works in sound design, photography, illustration and animation. He holds a Masters of Audio Design and Digital Media, from Sydney University (Major: Sound Design). James has been working collaboratively with theatre companies both locally and internationally as a composer and video artist. Recent composition and sound design commissions include Jane Campion’s forthcoming “Top of the Lake” TV mini-series (with Mark Bradshaw); Matthew Day’s “Intermission”, “Cannibal” and “Thousands” dance solos; Victoria Hunt’s “Copper Promises” (with Densil Cabrera and Horomona Horo); and Company SOIT’s “Café Prukel” and “Nomads” (Belgium/Vienna).