Mike Phillips, UK, 1962. Reader in Digital Art & Technology, University of Plymouth, School of Computing, Communications & Electronics, Faculty of Technology. www.nascent-research.net. mike.phillips(at)plymouth.ac.uk.
Phillips is director of i-DAT and heads the Nascent Art & Technology Research Group [www.nascent-research.net]. His transdisciplinary R&D orbits digital architectures and transmedia publishing, and is manifest in two key research projects: Arch-OS [www.arch-os.com], an ‘Operating System’ for contemporary architecture (‘software for buildings’) and the LiquidPress [www.liquidpress.net] which explores the evolution and mutation of publishing and broadcasting technologies. These projects and other work can be found on the i-DAT web site at: www.i-dat.org.