Jonas Braasch

Director
Center for Cognition, Communication & Culture

Biography

Michelle Temple received a BA in fine arts from Prescott College and a Masters degree from NYU’s Interactive Communications program. She has designed and fabricated a series of audio capture/production devices which she uses in her experimental compositions: directional microphone, directional speaker, 3D microphone, and ultrasonic microphone.

Research

Michelle Temple is an artist and educator whose research investigates the intersection of Deaf Studies and Electronic Music composition. As an advocate to the Deaf community, her research aims to facilitate communication between the hearing/Deaf community. As a teaching pedagogy, she strives to build ideas of ethics and inclusivity of sensing capabilities into electronic hardware so as to inspire new experimental music that extends into the field of assistive technology.