Leo Villareal was born in 1967, in the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is an American artist who is currently living and working in New York City. His creationz combine masterful algorithm computer codes with LED lights to create magnificent patterns of LED light! Leo received his B.A. in 1990 from Yale University, and then in 1994 his M.P.S. from Tisch School of the Arts Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) at New York University.
Leo Villareal has had his LED art in a variety of places ranging from his most recent exhibition at the San Jose Museum of Art all the way to the dusty wonderland of Burning Man (Gerlach, NV). CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman recently visited the exhibit in San Jose and you can scope his article HERE. Dan really did a great job of capturing the art, getting peoples opinions, and really trying to explain the work that is involved in creating the masterpieces!
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