Juliet Davis is an artist, writer, researcher, and professor at the University of Tampa, seeking to advance theory and practice in visual culture, particularly areas where new media and gender studies intersect.
Davis’ article entitled "Fractured Cybertales: Navigating the Feminine" recently appeared in Leonardo: Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology (MIT Press), and her past scholarship has appeared in other peer-reviewed publications such as Journal of Film and Video (University of Illinois Press), Media-N ( Journal of the New Media Caucus, College Art Association), and Intelligent Agent (Director: Christiane Paul, New Media Curator of the Whitney Museum of American Art). Prominent museums and festivals have exhibited Davis' artwork internationally, including SIGGRAPH, ISEA, FILE, Institute of Contemporary Art (London), MAXXI Museum (Rome), and The International Museum of Women (USA), as well as local and national venues such as the Tampa Museum of Art and Iowa Review Web. Neal Benezra, Director of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, has honored her work for its "freshness and originality" by awarding it Honorable Mention among 2796 entries from 40 countries in the "Art of the Digital Show." Davis also has a professional background in consulting, production, writing, and creative direction in interactive media, strategic communication, and design. Her book entitled Web and Multimedia Writing: The Art of Words in a Visual World (Delmar/Cengage) is forthcoming.
In the Past:
Serving as Chairperson of Media Arts and Associate Dean at the International Academy of Design, Davis developed new academic programs and curricula (such as the the BFA in Digital Art & Technology and the Animation program).