CFA Faculty Biography

Patrick Pagano
Digital Worlds Institute
Assistant in Digital Arts & Science
T: (352) 294-2081
F: (352) 294-2030

McGuire Pavilion, P.O. Box 115900
Gainesville, Fl 32611-5900

Patrick Pagano, B.S., M.F.A
Assistant in Digital Arts and Science


Patrick Pagano uses the multi-disciplinary technological fields of computer science, video, audio, photography and the integration of these primary devices with a digital praxis. He has over 17 years of experience in the fields of Advanced Media Systems, Projection Design, Live Performance Production and is an expert in the use of numerous digital software production tools. Prior to joining the Digital Worlds Institute, Pagano received his BS in Telecommunications from the University of Florida, an MFA in Digital Arts and Sciences from the University of Florida. Mr. Pagano's research in the area of digital fine arts has led to the development of a suite of open source tools specifically geared towards hybrid media performance, theatrical projection and electro-acoustic soundscapes. Since 2004, he has focused on projection design for theatrical and live dance performance in collaboration with the University of Florida, School of Theatre and Dance and has worked as Designer/Mentor for several theatrical performances including: 12th Night, the Real Thing, Rhinoceros, Dark Play or stories for boys, Electronic City, Roberto Zucco, & The Last Unicorn. Mr. Pagano teaches courses at Digital Worlds Institute on Projection Design, Audio Design for Digital Productions, Digital Performance Production, Interaction Design and Interactive Storytelling. Recently, Mr. Pagano has performed streaming live AudioVisual performances @ Emily Carr University in Vancouver during IDMAA 2010. Mr. Pagano has also recently curated a collaboration between UF Digital Worlds and Santa Fe College for a multimedia performance show, AVCLUB, presented at the new Santa Fe Arts Hall in Oct 2011. In March of 2012, he presented a two day Master Class at the South Eastern Theatre Conference 63rd Annual convention on Interactive Live Performance Technologies  


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