skip to content | Accessibility Information

BA (Hons) Interactive Arts

Brigid Smart

"Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never were and ask why not."    George Bernard Shaw.

I am driven by a desire to inhabit the virtual worlds and life experiences promised in a pre-computerized age: immersive, extraordinary, magical places, which in reality remain, beyond the realms of possibility.

I enjoy creating illusionistic fantasy environments exploring the extent to which traditional techniques and contemporary technology provide an infinite pool of possibilities and resources. I become totally absorbed in exploring and developing my ideas and the elation experienced, as projects evolve, is addittive.

My current practice focuses on creating abstract animations through a series of replications. The process drives the creation into a moving trail of morphing images through time and space.

From manipluated drawings, photographs and found media I create and animate shadows and images. I edit video and develop creative text.

My main interests are animation, interactive installations and illustration.

Brigid Smart - Doire Na Broc (2012) Video Still

Doire Na Broc (2012) Video Still

Brigid Smart - Business Card

Business Card

Brigid Smart - River Patterns

River Patterns

Brigid Smart - Chaos in Motion (2011) Video still

Chaos in Motion (2011) Video still

Brigid Smart - Video Still

Video Still

Brigid Smart - Ideas


Tags: Animation, Drawings, Exploring What Lies Beyond, Illusion, Kinetic Art, Photographs, Shadows, Video

Next Profile >