Faculty: Colin Owens

Biography

Colin Owens is principle of Sound Image Motion. He specializes in design and experimental projects involving sound and image in addition to teaching in RISD’s Graphic Design department. He earned his MFA from the Massachusetts College of Art and has been working for the past 20 years as a designer, software programmer, hardware hacker, sound designer, musician, entrepreneur and educator. He developed a groundbreaking curriculum that brings sound to visual artists and designers and has served as visiting professor in Massachusetts College of Art’s Dynamic Media Institute Graduate program. Owens has lived in Italy, London and New York and currently lives in Boston, where he owns and maintains About Face Audio, a music studio and independent sound track publishing company.

Colin Owens

Colin Owens

Critic
cowens@risd.edu
401-454-6171

  • BA, Tufts University
  • BA, School of the Museum of Fine Arts

Courses
  • GRAPH-3250
    DESIGN FOR DYNAMIC MEDIA
  • GRAPH-3216
    VISUAL SYSTEMS
Graphic Design Foreground Image 1
Doringtom Little