Michelle Sylvestre

Term Instructor

MFA New Media


Michelle Sylvestre is a contemporary visual artist and educator. Sylvestre holds an MFA (New Media) and a BFA (Art) from The University of Lethbridge. Artist residencies include, SoftWear at Gibraltar Point (Toronto), and Lichen Lab with The University of Lethbridge Art Gallery. She was awarded a SSHRC (Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada) scholarship for her work examining the tension between craft and contemporary digital technology.

RESEARCH INTERESTS
design, interaction, data physicalization

CURRENT PROJECT
Research creation concerning the interconnectedness of time, memories, nostalgia, and possible futures through the use of ceramics, textiles, and microcontrollers.