Christiane Paul Curator
Christiane Paul is a scholar in the field of digital art and an historian of art and technology. She is Professor of Visual Arts at The New School and author of the seminal book Digital Art. Dr. Paul has previously taught in the MFA computer arts department at the School of Visual Arts in New York (1999–2008); the Digital+Media Department of the Rhode Island School of Design (2005–08); the San Francisco Art Institute and the Center of New Media at the University of California at Berkeley (2008). Dr. Paul received both her MA and PhD from the University of Düsseldorf. She writes comprehensively on new media arts and lectures on art and technology. An expanded edition of her book Digital Art was published by Thames & Hudson in 2003. As Adjunct Curator of New Media Arts at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Paul curated the exhibitions Profiling (2007), Data Dynamics (2001) and the net art selection for the 2002 Whitney Biennial. She has also curated artport, the Whitney Museum’s website devoted to Internet art.