Ruth West is Director of xREZ Art + Science Lab and executive editor of all its websites. Learn more about Ruth at her Viewing Space.
Sam Johnson is a computer science PhD student and resident mad scientist developing new technologies with a focus on gaming, audio, HCI, and VR. He has research interests in psychoacoustics and audiation, digital audio spatilization/realism, experimental sensory interfaces, physical and psychological effects of VR, procedural music generation, and mesh smoothing.
Max Parola is the resident cyberpsychologist and the brain pulse behind xREZvr. Max is a senior psychology major working at xREZ Art + Science Lab on various projects relating to presence in realities, both virtual and physical. Max is interested in cyberpsychology – the combination of emerging technologies and psychology to help people.
Amelia Jaycen is managing editor of xREZvr and is a researcher, writer, and editor providing creative direction for xREZ websites. She is a budding systems theorist, avid documentarian, investigative reporter, science advocate, new-energy enthusiast, narrative nonfiction writer.
ABOUT XREZ LAB
xREZ Art + Science Lab is a unique blending of creative studio and research lab. We forge productive paths that harness the unique creative forces found only at the intersection of the arts, sciences and humanities to open new portals of imagination, knowledge and communication.
Learn more about xREZ Art + Science Lab.
Jacob Mitchell is a visual artist interested in interdisciplinary image making. He received his BFA of Studio Art in Photography at the College of Visual Arts and Design at University of North Texas and is currently living and working in Texas.