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Ms Mary Krell

Post:Senior Lecturer in Media & Film Studies (Media and Film, Centre for Material Digital Culture)
Other posts:Senior Lecturer in Media and Film Studies (Centre for Photography and Visual Culture)

Telephone numbers
UK:01273 678954
International:+44 1273 678954

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Mary has worked widely in theatre and as a digital artist (creating interactive media for the web, CD-ROM and installations) for over twenty years. Her work has been shown widely in the UK and internationally. She has also been an associate member of Forced Entertainment as a digital author.  With them, she created a number of interactive works that were exhibited around the world at venues including the ZKM (in Karlsruhe, Germany), the ICA (in London) and The Art Institute of Chicago. Nightwalks, an interactive virtual reality piece created in collaboration with the company won the Transmediale in 2000.


Mary is the a Senior Lecturer in Digital Media Practice & Theory. She has also, during the past decade, been the Subject Head for Media Practice, convened the BA Media Practice & Theory and convened the Digital Media MA.

Community and Business

Mary has worked with artists and industry around the UK and in Seattle, USA. She has been a trustee at Fabrica Gallery and has advised large and small businesses as well as governmental agencies working with digital media. She is committed to fostering connections betwen community groups, businesses and educators. Mary is specifically interested in community engagement in relation to digital media in arts and education.