Gerald Habarth currently serves as the Assistant Professor of Electronic Media in the Department of Art at West Virginia University.
He holds a Master of Fine Arts in Painting from University of South Florida and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting from Parsons School of Design. Originally from Maryland, he spent most of the 1990’s living in Santiago, Chile and traveled throughout much of South America. His work
is characterized by the synthesis of painting, drawing, electronic media and the moving image, trying to find a meaningful tension between the handmade and the computerized. He has shown his work in numerous group and solo exhibits in both Chile and the US, including the Tampa Museum of Art and the Florida Film Festival.
He is participating in
CologneOFF III – 3rd edition of Cologne Online Film Festival
VideoChannel – video project environments