Godspeed, Chris Kelly (1978–2013).
EVL (Electronic Visualization Laboratory) located at the University of Illinois at Chicago is a frequent point of reference. I’ve been fortunate to intersect with several EVL alums over the years and to visualize several of their works as well.
This group photograph says it all—it’s an Electronic Visualization Event (EVE) in the mid-1970s, with live, real-time performances featuring computer graphics, video processing, and music.
Highly recommended: EVL’s online collection of MFA video projects
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