John Craig Freeman

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John Craig Freeman
Augmented Reality and New Media Artist
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Craig is the 2015-16 AAI Artist for China.

John Craig Freeman is a public artist with over twenty years of experience using emergent technologies to produce large-scale public work at sites where the forces of globalization are impacting the lives of individuals in local communities. His work seeks to expand the notion of "public" by exploring how digital networked technology is transforming our sense of place.

He has produced work and exhibited around the world including Xi’an and Beijing, China. In 1992 he was awarded an Individual Artist Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. Freeman currently is a Professor of New Media Art at Emerson College in Boston.