Contact Information

Adam Laskowitz
lasko25@gmail.com
adamlaskowitz.com

Education

University at Buffalo
Master of Architecture
Master of Fine Arts
Buffalo, NY
09/2012

University at Buffalo
Bachelor of Science in Architecture
Buffalo, NY
06/2009

Work Experience

Intel
Research Scientist/User Experience Designer
Immersive Computing Lab
Intel Labs

Hillsboro, OR
04/2013 – Present

Intel
Social Insights Intern
Interaction and Experience Research
Experience Insights Lab
Data visualization

Hillsboro, OR
07/2012 – 04/2013

Jordan Geiger
Researcher/Designer
Buffalo, NY
2011 – 2013

University at Buffalo
IT Graduate Assistant
Buffalo, NY
2009 – 05/2012

Installations

PIXEE and DIXEE
Blurred Lines - Portland Design Week at Refuge
with Immersive Computing Lab (Intel)

Portland, OR
10/2013

Rhythmsynthesis
Repurposing at HERE Art Center
New York, NY
09/2013 – 10/2013

Voices of Dublin
Open Innovation 2.0 at The Round Room, Mansion House
with Immersive Compting Lab (Intel)

Dublin, Ireland
05/2013

Lingering Traces
Time Mutations II at UB Center for the Arts
Buffalo, NY
01/2013 – 05/2013

Sun-Cycles
Radeq “Summer of '12” radio event at SoundFjord gallery
Tottenham, UK
08/2012

Saturation
SIGGRAPH 2012 at LA Convention Center
with Daniel Barry

Los Angeles, CA
08/2012

Rhythmsynthesis
Thesis installation at Buffalo Liberty Building
Buffalo, NY
04/2012

Beau-Fleuve
Fluid Culture at Grant Street Neighborhood Center
with Jordan Geiger, Pablo Lituma, Rob Gripko, Joey Swerdlin, and Daniel Barry

Buffalo, NY
04/2012

Sound-Portrait
Time Mutations: Vertical Horizons
Weimar, Germany
08/2011

Emission
Diep International Arts Festival 2011
project by Jordan Geiger, with Daniel Barry
Dieppe, France
07/2011 – 08/2011

Web Development

Verbalucce
Google Chrome and Gmail extension
with Immersive Computing Lab (Intel)
02/2014

Vibrant Data Communities
Air quality egg data visualization hub
http://adamlaskowitz.com/airqualityegg
with Interaction and Experience Research (Intel)

04/2013

Workshops, Critiques

University of Oregon
Critic at Fall 2013 senior BFA reviews
Portland, OR
01/2014

National Day of Civic Hacking
Workshop @ Oregon Day of Civic Hacking
Portland, OR
06/2013

Cittàdino
Workshop @ U.S. Pavilion, Venice Bienale
organized by Jordan Geiger and Joyce Hwang
web visualization interface designer

Venice, Italy
11/2012

Presentations, Publications, Awards

Vibrant Data Communities
BBC Interview @ Intel Developer Forum
San Fancisco, CA
09/2013

Saturation
SIGGRAPH 2012 – Art Panel at LA Convention Center
with Daniel Barry

Los Angeles, CA
08/2012

Saturation
Leonardo Journal of Arts, Science and Technology, MIT Press 2012
Volume 45, number 4
with Daniel Barry
2012

Saturation
Critical Themes Conference – Presentation at The New School
with Daniel Barry

New York, NY
04/2012

Cloud Busking
Fujitsu Design Award 2011 – Shortlisted finalists
with Daniel Barry

Tokyo, Japan
03/2012

Department of Architecture Travel Grant
03/2011

Department of Media Study Starter Grant
03/2011

Smart Geometry Student Scholarship
Copenhagen, Denmark
03/2011

Form of Sound of Light
Acadia Conference at Cooper Union
Acadi@NY
New York, NY
10/2010

Technical Skills

IDE/Languages
Processing IDE
Arduino IDE
Max/MSP
Python
MySQL
PHP
Javascript
jQuery
d3
Processingjs
HTML5
OpenNI (Depth cameras)

Software
Rhino 3D
Grasshopper (for Rhino)
Adobe Creative Suite (CS6)
Autodesk AutoCAD
Max/MSP
Steinberg Cubase 4

Hardware/Fabrication
Arduino prototyping
Basic circuit-making and sensor interactions
Basic wearable technology
Primesense depth camera
LEAP motion
3D Printing
Laser cutting
Rubber pouring
Soldering
Audio equipment
Projectors