Sam Galison is an artist, designer, and technologist based in San Francisco, and the founder of Studio Galison, a multidisciplinary creative production and design studio. He has a background is in the theater and circus, and currently works with digital and traditional craft practices to create compelling, immersive experiences in a wide variety of media. His work makes use of techniques ranging from ink and pencil to optical glass to musical composition and experimental, interactive electronics. Sam holds a BA in "Affective Engineering" from NYU Gallatin and an MFA in Digital + Media from RISD. In both his studio and design work, Sam finds meaning within the noise of everyday experience, and clarity in the chaos of an oversaturated media environment.