Rich Pell is an artist working at the intersections of science, engineering and culture. He is the founder of the Center for PostNatural History, an outreach center dedicated to the collection and exposition of life-forms that have been intentionally altered through selective breeding or genetic engineering. The Center for PostNatural History has been awarded a Rockefeller New Media fellowship, a Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship, a Kindle Project Maker’s Muse Award and is currently in residence at the STUDIO for Creative Inquiry at Carnegie Mellon. Pell is a professor of Electronic and Time-based Arts at Carnegie Mellon University.
Center For PostNatural History
The Center for PostNatural History is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge relating to the complex interplay between culture, nature and biote…
EventsFeb 06, 14
Richard Pell's Creative Capital project "Center For PostNatural History" is featured in "Intimate Science" at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons in New YorkMay 15, 12
Center for PostNatural History presents "The Cold Coast Archive: Future Artifacts from the Svalbard Global Seed Vault" in Pittsburgh, PAMar 02, 12