Gwyan Rhabyt is an new media artist and Associate Professor at California State University East Bay. He has an MFA in Sculpture from California College of the Arts, and a BA in Philosphy from UC San Diego. Rhabyt's focus is on net art and place based installation.
His media-rich sculpture, performance, and installation pieces have been exhibited nationally and internationally. He has been working with digital art since experimenting with prototype GUIs at Xerox PARC in 1980 and analog interactivity since he hooked up two live performers, half a dozen tape loops, and an early Moog analog synthesizer in 1984.
He is currently President of the New Media Caucus, an international organization of academics and artists working with digital media.
In Spring and Summer of 2008, he was a visiting Fulbright professor at the Art Academy of the University of Split, Croatia