Assistant Professor, Computational Arts, York University (Toronto, Canada)
Joel Ong is Assistant Professor in Computational Arts at York University. His research explores emergent ways of interfacing with the natural elements through the lens of digital and moist-media technologies. He is an alumni of SymbioticA, the Centre of Excellence in BioArts and is also an artist with the UCLA ArtSci Collective. His doctoral studies in Digital Arts and Experimental Media at the University of Washington explored the aesthetics and poetics of the wind, tides and human migration.