About

Dr Joshua Batty a Melbourne based creative coder: artist: musician: freelancer: researcher: & digital alchemist who is passionate about creating audiovisual sensory experiences with digital technology.

Josh holds a Bachelor Degree in performing Arts playing jazz trumpet, completed his honours exploring multimedia interactivity with Max/MSP/Jitter and openFrameworks, and received a scholarship in order to undertake and complete his doctoral studies. 

He specialises in developing realtime interactive audiovisual environments, including installations for White Night and Burning Man festivals. Josh is also one half of MindBuffer.

Professionally, Josh has worked on a number of industry projects whose clients include, IBM, National Gallery of Victoria, Scienceworks, SBS, Ogilvy Australia, Myers, National Australia Bank, Deakin (University) Motion Lab, Mushroom Records and the Design Institute of Australia.


Education:
2011 - 2014 : Doctor of Philosophy (Audiovisual Granular Synthesis) : RMIT University
2009 - 2010 : Bachelor of Art (Honours) : RMIT University
2005 - 2007 : Bachelor of Music : Victorian College of the Arts
2004 - 2005 : Certificate IV Audio Engineering : JMC Academy
2003 - 2004 : Certificate IV Jazz Studies : Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts

Presentations:
2017 : Melbourne Knowledge Week : Melbourne, Australia
2016 : Melbourne International Film Festival : Melbourne, Australia
2015 : Resonate : Belgrade, Serbia
2015 : Pause Festival : Melbourne, Australia
2013 : Interactive Entertainment Conference : Melbourne, Australia
2012 : Carnival of Creativity : Sattal, India
2010 : New Interface for Musical Expression : Sydney, Australia
2009 : Apple Create World Conference : Brisbane, Australia

Performances & Installations
2017 : Sea Festival : Nha Trang, Vietnam
2017 : Scienceworks : Melbourne, Australia
2017 : Melbourne Knowledge Week : Melbourne, Australia
2017 : White Night : Melbourne, Australia
2017 : Rainbow Serpent Festival : Lexton, Australia
2016 : Organic Audio : Melbourne, Australia
2016 : White Night : Melbourne, Australia
2016 : Rainbow Serpent Festival : Lexton, Australia
2015 : Animating Spaces : Townsville, Australia
2015 : Organic Audio : Melbourne, Australia
2014 : Earthcore Festival : Pyalong, Australia
2014 : White Night : Melbourne, Australia
2013 : Burning Man : Nevada, USA
2012 : Eclipse Festival : Cairns, Australia
2011 : Deliverance Festival : NSW, Australia