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Turing Machine

Interactive Documentary (2007)
Created in collaboration with Gian Pablo Villamil.

Turing Machine utilizes a re-purposed typewriter as a model Turing Machine to depict the life of Alan Turing, the father of modern computing. Reknowned for his role in breaking the infamous Enigma code during World War II, Turing was later persecuted for his homosexuality.

For more information on Alan Turing please visit the Alan Turing Scrapbook and the Turing Archive for the History of Computing.

 


Please also see Ethel, Al

Created by Ruth Sergel + Gian Pablo Villamil

Exhibition ITP Spring Show (2007)

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