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SPIE Practical Holography Conference 2004*

Rebecca DeemRebecca Deem
redeem75@yahoo.com

About the author
Rebecca first saw holograms at an art gallery in 1970 while completing an Art supervision degree. In 1988, she received the Shearwater Foundation Art Holography Award. In 1995 with partner Fred Unterseher, she co-founded Zone Holografix Studios, an art and teaching studio with a pulse laser lab. She continues to exhibit artwork, teach and write for electronic and print publications.

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Something in the air: Stephen Benton and a ‘family’ reunion

Andrew PepperAndrew Pepper
mail@apepper.com

About the author
Andrew is an artist working with light and holography. A Fulbright and Lionel Robbins Scholar, he received his PhD for research into Fine Art holography at the university of Reading, UK. He is a visiting lecturer at Nottingham Trent University, UK, and director of the Shearwater Foundation Holography Program, USA. His solo exhibition, “UK Spaces” is on show at the Butler Institute of American Art, USA. Website: http://www.apepper.com.
The full Benton Vision meeting can be viewed at: http://www.media.mit.edu/events/benton-vision.html.

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Teaching holography–inspiring an interest in science

Pearl JohnPearl John
mail@pearljohn.co.uk

About the author
Pearl received an MA in Holography from the Royal College of Art in 1992. she presently works for the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Southampton, UK, and is involved in the education of schoolchildren in laser technology and its applications. She continues her holographic art in a studio at the University. Pearl is the recipient of this year’s Shearwater Foundation’s Art Holography award.
Websites: http://www.pearljohn.co.uk, http://www.bowieart.com.

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