Paul Vanouse

Emerging Fields, 2006

Working at the crossroads of genetics and art, Paul Vanouse has been creating interdisciplinary installations since 1990. His work has been exhibited widely in the United States and international venues including the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires, Argentina; the Louvre in Paris; and the TePapa Museum in Wellington, New Zealand. He is featured in the book Information Arts by Stephen Wilson and has been funded by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, The New York State Council on the Arts, The New York Foundation for the Arts, and the Heinz Foundation, among others. He is an associate professor of art at the University at Buffalo in New York and has also taught at the University of California, San Diego.

Awards and Accomplishments


Vanouse is featured in bioart documentary that airs throughout Europe


Vanouse wins prize at VIDA 13.2, the international art and artificial life contest

2010: Vanouse receives a Prix ARS Electronica Award of Distinction in the Hybrid Arts Category

2008: Vanouse receives Tribeca Film Institute Media Arts Fellowship

2007: Vanouse receives Prix ARS Electronica