Jacob Tonski

Different People, Same Dream

Jacob Tonski is a pragmatic optimist whose work explores dynamic balance through kinetic metaphors. Tonski holds an MFA from the Design | Media Arts department at UCLA. He studied computer science at Brown University and worked as a Technical Director at Pixar Animation Studios. He was a 2010 fellow at the Frank-Ratchye Studio for Creative Inquiry at Carnegie Mellon University. He is currently an assistant professor of Art and Interactive Media Studies at Miami University, Ohio. His creative work has been shown in China, Brazil, and throughout Europe and the United States.