Brian Walsh

Assistant Professor,

Interactive Media

Elon University

Creative Work

Bushwick Creek: The Movie
A documentary on the history and future of New York's waterfront.

Kings Park
A documentary on the history and future of New York's waterfront.

Double Coupons: Muzak© & You
A mock promotional video for the Muzak© Corporation.

NFDA Teaser
A trailer for my upcoming documentary on embalming.

Commercial Work

Motion Graphics Reel
Using Adobe After Effects and Apple Motion.

Joseph Abboud
Repeating video for foyer of their NYC offices.

Gameplay
Promo for the Gameplay HD cable channel.

Kraftworks
Company Reel for the NYC-based ad agency.

Curriculum Vitae

Brian Walsh • brianpatrickwalsh@gmail.com • (718)249-6387 • Chapel Hill, NC • http://facstaff.elon.edu/bwalsh5

Education

School of Film, California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), Valencia, CA.
Master of Fine Arts, Film/Video, 2001
Certificate in Program of Integrated Media, 2001

School of Communications, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.
Bachelor of Arts, Media Production, 1997
University of Manchester, United Kingdom, 1995-1996

Professional Experience

Video Editor / After Effects Artist, Independent Film Channel ( 2008 - 2011)
Created, edited, digitized and output promotional spots broadcast on the IFC channel.
Freelance Video Editor / After Effects Artist (2001 - present) Edit, animate, and compress video and motion graphics for various outputs. Projects include feature-length documentaries, HD commercials for broadcast, presentation videos, company reels
Freelance Programmer ( 2004 - present)
Flash/AS3, HTML5/CSS3, jQuery/JaveScript, PHP/MySQL, WP/Drupal. Projects include Flash-based interface design, video for the Web, CMS customization, mobile design
Research Technician, Cinetech, Valencia, CA (2002 - 2003)
Digitally restored title cards of Nanook of the North for archiving. Created searchable database for MoMA collection of Thomas Edison's mutoscope film reels. Performed frame-by-frame digital restoration of various films from nitrate stock in Photoshop, and re-composited them in Shake for printing back to film

Teaching Experience

Assistant Professor, Elon University (Fall 2012 - present)
Teaching Interactive Writing & Design, Web Publishing, Digital Media Convergence, Motion Graphics and Application Development in the Graduate iMedia program and Undergraduate Communications Department
Assistant Professor, New York Institute of Technology (Fall 2008 - 2011)
Assisted in the development of curriculum for Communication Arts department, including the creation of numerous advanced-level classes in video post-production, documentary filmmaking and Web programming. Previously Visiting Assistant Professor (Fall 2007 - Fall 2008) and Adjunct (Fall 2004 - Fall 2007)
Adjunct Professor, Katherine Gibbs College (Fall 2004 - Fall 2005)
Instructor, Learning Tree University, Thousand Oaks, CA ( 2002)
Corporate Training Instructor, Quickstart Technologies, El Segundo, CA, (1999-2000)
Instructor, Mt. Sierra College, Monrovia, CA (1999-2000)

Screenings

Bushwick Creek: The Movie (2011)
www.bushwickcreek.wordpress.com
Currently online with over 1,300 views
Reviewed by numerous New York publications

Kings Park (2009)
facstaff.elon.edu/bwalsh5/kingsPark
Premiered at the Long Island International Film Festival, 2010.
Screens regularly on a local Long Island television channel. Also viewed over 1,200 times on YouTube.
Double Coupons: Muzak and You (2001)
facstaff.elon.edu/bwalsh5/reel/doubleCoupons.html
Premiered at the Ojai Film Festival, opening night, 2001.
Also screened at the Wide Screen Outdoor Video Festival, Walla Walla, WA, and Gallery 825/Los Angeles Art Association (LAAA)
Untitled Video Installation (2001)
CalArts Integrated Media Yearly Show. Project used interactivity with motion sensors and digital electronics to manipulate projected video. Programmed in Macromedia Director.
Superstar (1999)
Screened at the L.A. Freewaves video festival, 2002

Publications

Media Literacy for the Unconscious Mind (2002)
Determination of the Cognitive Adherence of Mice to Video (2001)
Presumed Innocent: Britney Spears as the Embodiment of a Proposed Fifth Level of Baudrillard’s Simulacrum (2000)

Press

Revisiting Roebling Oil Field, Greenline, August 4, 2011 (link now dead)
The Skinny on Bushwick Creek, The Greenpoint Gazette, August 4 2011
Bushwick Creek: The Movie, The Greenpointers, July 14 2011
Bushwick Creek, The Movie, The Eastern District, June 23, 2011

Contact Me

brianpatrickwalsh@gmail.com

facebook.com/brianpatrickwalsh

twitter.com/velshnia

Brian Walsh

Assistant Professor,

Interactive Media,

Elon University

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