Title: Patio de la Pompadour
Medium: Computer graphics
Size: 22" x 30"
Muriel Magenta is a "new genre" artist working in computer imaging, video, and sculpture. She creates installations for both gallery spaces and transmission over electronic environments such as the Internet.
Patio de la Pompadour is one image from her video/sculpture installation, Coiffure Carnival, in which Magenta explores the concept of "self-image through hairstyle."
Her professional credits include: Producer of The World's Women On-Line! project; Multimedia/Electronic Imaging Coordinator, Institute for Studies in the Arts, Arizona State University; and Professor of Art, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona. She can be reached by telephone: 480-965-4483; or fax: 480-965-2533.