Design Field Notes: Aaron Marcus

Lecture | March 2 | 1-2 p.m. | 220 Jacobs Hall

 Aaron Marcus, The Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation

 Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation

Aaron Marcus is an educator and user-interface designer, considered to be the first graphic designer to work with computer graphics. He's taught a variety of art practice and design classes from computer art to exhibition design, to design history and philosophy. He's lectured at Princeton, where he is credited for programming some of the first VR art and design spaces; as well as UC Berkeley where he's worked in the Lawrence Laboratory and taught at the College of Environmental Design. He's the founder of Aaron Marcus and Associates (AM+A)—one of the first and independent computer-based design firms.