Andrew Burrell is a contemporary arts practitioner with a history in real time 3d and interactive audio installation. He is exploring notions of self and narrative and the implications of virtual worlds, networked environments and artificial life systems upon identity. His networked projects in virtual environments have received international recognition. He holds a PhD from the University of Sydney. Recently his focus has been on storytelling with real-time data in a series of media art collaborations with Chris Rodley including Death of an Alchemist, a novel written with data premiering at ISEA 2015 in Vancouver Canada.