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Robert Nideffer
* 1964

Archive of Digital Art (ADA). “Robert Nideffer – artist profile”. (retrieved 2019-21-08). @online{ADAartistprofile, author = {Archive of Digital Art (ADA)}, title = {Robert Nideffer artist profile}, url = {}, urldate = {retrieved 2019-21-08}
American digital artist.
His work has been exhibited at a variety of national and international venues including the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte in Spain; the Laguna Art Museum in Laguna Beach, California; the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and the 2002 Whitney Biennial. He has lectured extensively both inside and outside the academy, and his projects have been discussed in major media outlets including books, journal articles, television, the internet, film and radio. In 2013 he joined Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) where he serves as Head of the Department of Arts.

1999 Founder of Game Culture and Technology Lab
1998 - 2013 Professor af Art at the University of California, Irvine
1997 MFA in Compter Arts, University of California
1994 PhD in Sociology

Publications & References
Nideffer, Robert and Margot Lovejoy and Christiane Paul and Victoria Vesna. Context Providers: Conditions of Meaning in Media Arts. University of Chicago: University of Chicago, 2011.
Nideffer, Robert. »Eight Questions (and Answers) about Machinima.« Journal of Visual Culture 10, no. 1 (April 2011): 66-73.
xtine burrough, ed. "Wtf" Net works. Case Studies in Web Art and Design. London: Routledge, 2011.
Nideffer, Robert and Walt Scacchi and Joe Adams. New Frontiers for Entertainment Computing. Boston: Springer, 2008.
Nideffer, Robert and Kevin Ponto and Falko Kuester and Simon Penny. Virtual Reality. unknown: Springer-Verlag, 2008.