Colin Zyskowski works in various areas of media and the arts, using sound as his primary medium. His work focuses on interactivity and immersion, often employing micro-controllers and sensors to enhance environments and extend the capabilities of modern machines. In recent years, he has presented his work on musical robotics and interfaces in New York, Berlin, Athens, Florence, and San Diego. He is currently a PhD candidate in computer music at UCSD.
is an artist who paints and collages her Detroit environment in miniatures and maximums, portraits and landscapes, with brush and camera. As director of the Detroit Film Center from 2006-2009, Macdonald curated screenings of local and independent film and video work in downtown Detroit. Since then, she has worked as a digital video instructor for Y-Arts (Southeast Michigan YMCA network), focusing on inner-city youth and low-income adult education. Her documentaries on the Detroit environment and city history have won Best Michigan Filmmaker at the Ann Arbor Film Festival, Best Documentary at Humboldt Film Festival, and the John Michaels Filmmaker Award for Social Activism and Community Empowerment at the Big Muddy Film Festival, and have screened at Media City International and Full Frame film festivals.