* 1961, currently based: Paris
Heir of cybernetic art, artist and programmer, Antoine Schmitt uses programming as a material to produce installations, CD-ROMs, online exhibitions, and performances in which he confronts the public or performers with autonomous abstract dynamic systems. This work has received awards at international festivals such as medi@terra (1999), Interférences (2000), transmediale.01 (2001), video-dance (2002), Life 5.0 (2002) As a curator, jury member and speaker, he explores the theory and practice of the programmed artwork. His full biography is available at http://www.gratin.org/as/
2007 Second prize at Transmediale, Berlin
2000 editor of gratin.org
1984 Diploma in civil engineering, Télécom Paris 1984
Quaranta, Domenico and Yves Bernard. Holy fire. Art of the Digital age. Brescia: Link editions, 2011.
Lartigaud, David-Olivier, ed. Art++. Hors Collection. Vol.1. Script, Paris: Éditions HYX, 2011.
Gauthier, Jean-Marc. Building Interactive Worlds in 3D: Virtual Sets and Pre-visualization for Games, Film & the Web. Burlington,MA/Oxford(UK): Focal Press, 2005.
Schmitt, Antoine. »Wahrgenommene Aktion.« Neue Zeitschrift für Musik , no. 5 (September/Oktober 2004): 31.