FORA.tv Speaker - Marco Tempest

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Biography

How do you become a cyber illusionist? Marco Tempest combines tech and trickery to create amazing deceptions, a feat that has earned him the title. He began his career as a stage magician and manipulator, but his interest in computer-generated imagery led him to incorporate video and digital technology in his work. The result is a new form of contemporary illusion. Tempest is a keen advocate of the open source community, working with artists, writers, and technologists to create new experiences and research the practical uses of illusionary tech. He is a Director’s Fellow at MIT Media, and he continues to perform around the world.

5 Programs

Break Chatter: Inventing the Impossible

05.12.15 | 00:14:59 min | 0 comments

Marco Tempest Puts All His Cards on the Table

04.19.13 | 00:11:13 min | 0 comments

Technoillusionist Marco Tempest: The Magic of Tomorrow

11.18.12 | 00:20:42 min | 0 comments

Guardian Activate Summit: Marco Tempest Technoillusionist

05.03.12 | 00:07:21 min | 0 comments

Technoillusionist Marco Tempest

10.25.11 | 00:17:05 min | 0 comments