« Back to people

E Roon Kang

Adjunct, Class of


Courses Taught: Aesthetics of Automation

E Roon Kang lives and works in New York, where he operates an interdisciplinary design and research studio, Math Practice. He works in print, web, and environmental installations, with interest in studying, evaluating, and criticizing complex systems and its consequential pointlessness of a pursuit of efficiency. His work has won NSF Science and Visualization Challenge, and shown in places including MoMA, Platform 2009 of Seoul, Seattle Public Library, and the Architectural League of New York. He gave talks and lectures at MIT, NYU, TED Conferences and Cannes Int'l Festival of Creativity, among others, and taught courses at Bauhaus-University Weimar and SUNY Purchase, and Rutgers University. E Roon is a TED Fellow and was a research fellow at SENSEable City Laboratory of MIT. He is a recipient of the Young Guns award from Art Director's Club, and holds an MFA from Yale University.