VideoSimon Tarr explains that he makes art with computers. He creates film, live video productions; video games and anything that uses electronica.
Media Arts Professor
Simon Tarr teaches new media art, game design, animation and digital art at the University of South Carolina, where he is the Media Arts program coordinator and an associate professor of art. He has been an advocate and activist for independent media maker for nearly a decade. His ten short films and two features have screened on every continent, and are available on Netflix, Amazon, and dozens of other venues.
VideoSimon Tarr talks about the responses he has received to his work. People usually either love or hate Tarr’s work, but he is not discouraged by negative feedback.
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VideoSimon Tarr talks about how much he didn't enjoy math in school. He discovered later that trigonometry was very important to video game design.
VideoSimon Tarr shows how he uses After Effects to edit video footage for his live video performance.