Andrew Hieronymi - FloatingSushi

Andrew Hieronymi

FloatingSushi

Abstract:
floatingSushi is a two-dimensional space populated by words. the user navigates by typing the letters on the keyboard corresponding to the letters highlighted at the center of the grid. to change rows, one has to align two identical letters. All the words from floatingSushi come from photos of signs, billboards and graffiti taken in the streets of san francisco in the summer of 2001.

Biography:
Andrew Hieronymi’s recent work focuses on the boundaries between games and art in physical environments. He has talked and exhibited internationally in art venues and media festivals, such as Ars Electronica, SIGGRAPH, FILE, IxDA Interaction, Microwavefest and Futureplay among others. Hieronymi has received an MFA from the Design|Media Arts department at the University of California, Los Angeles (05), and a Diploma of Fine Arts from Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Geneva, Switzerland (98). He is a professor of Interactive Design and Game Development at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Georgia.