Artist Talk: Allen Sayegh
October 20, 2011
Sayegh is an architect and a designer. He synthesizes his knowledge of architecture, film, interaction design and animation to build innovative interfaces and responsive environments. Sayegh has been lecturing, consulting and teaching in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East for over fifteen years he is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Design offering courses in the areas of responsive environments, animation and interaction design, such as; Sculpting Motion, Interactive Spaces, Augmented Architecture, Cinematic Architecture, and Responsive Environments. Sayegh is the founder and president of INVIVIA Inc., an award wining interdisciplinary design firm. His portfolio of clients include Microsoft, Solidere, LG, MIT, NY Museum of Natural History, HP, Guggenheim Museum, and the Athens Olympic Committee and more. Sayegh's latest research and interest is in the juxtaposition of the digital and the physical experiences specifically as it applies to creating dynamic objects and responsive spaces.