Sébastien Courvoisier

Born in 1975

Living in Paris

sebastien [dot] courvoisier [at] gmail [dot] com

Profile

Senior Web Engineer

More than 19 years of experience in Digital Art as a developer and technical designer

Objectives

  • Facing new challenges and new horizons, on both technical and intellectual levels
  • Working for a meaning, people I cherish and projects that matter
  • Never stop learning

Experiences

Since 2002

Freelance Web Developer @ Paris, France

  • Conception and development of artistic websites, interactive installations and mobile applications (generative content, data mining and visualization, geolocation, augmented reality, kinetic and optical devices...)
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Node.js, PhantomJS, Karma, Mocha, Chai, GIT, Three.js, WebGL, Leap Motion, Processing, Arduino, Electron, openFrameworks

1998-2002

Multimedia Projet Manager, Web Developer, Network Engineer @ CICV Pierre Schaeffer, Hérimoncourt, France

  • Developer and technical consultant for artists on digital projects: websites, interactive installations and performances (generative content, data mining and visualization, collaborative platforms, intranets...)
  • System administrator and network manager (Linux, Mac, Windows).
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP3/4, Flash, VRML, SQL, Java, Perl, Max/MSP

Educational background

1999

Master Degree in Networks and Real-Time Systems Engineering @ Université de Technologie de Belfort-Montbéliard, France

1996

DUT (Higher National Diploma) in Computer Engineering @ Institut Universitaire de Technologie de Belfort-Montbéliard, France


Good communication skills in both written and spoken English.

Significant projects (among others)

2017

Climat Général by Claire Malrieux (Venice Biennale 2017)

  • An immersive generative environment comprising of a mix of several dimensions related to meteorological phenomena and major human activities.
  • Technical conception and development.
  • Node.js, Pixi.js, Paper.js, P5.js, CouchDB

2015

Empreintes by Béatrice Lartigue - Lab212

  • Empreintes takes snapshots of our movements and questions their remnants. Through the tracking of their hands in motion, visitors create shapes in space.
  • Technical conception and development.
  • Three.js, WebGL, Leap Motion, Electron, Blender

2001-2002

Key+Words by Magali Desbazeille & Siegfried Canto

  • An installation project for the Internet.
  • Main developer, system administrator, network engineer and technical consultant.
  • PHP4, MySQL, Apache, Flash, Java, integration with Max/MSP

1999-2000

Des Frags by Reynald Drouhin

  • A Web Art project.
  • Main developer, system administrator, network engineer and technical consultant.
  • PHP3, MySQL, Apache, Perl
code & design by self | 1994-2017