The Department of Digital + Media
Rhode Island School of Design

D+M Visiting Artist Series: Silvia Rigon

Silvia Rigon is an Italian visual artist and designer. She has a background in Painting from the Venezia Academy of Fine Arts, and an MFA from the Department of Design| Media Arts at UCLA. Her interactive installation Venus Villosa won the Excellence Prize at the Bunka—Japan Media Art Festival 2003, and has been exhibited in The Metropolitan Museum of Photography in Tokyo in 2004. She participated in ISEA 2004 (International Society of Electronic Art), showing her work at the Center for Contemporary Art in Tallin, Estonia.