Rich Shupe

Rich Shupe


Rich is the founder and president of FMA, a full-service multimedia development and training company in New York.

He teaches Flash, Director, JavaScript, digital video and audio, and more in FMA's state-of-the-art training facility.

Rich is a faculty member at New York's School of Visual Arts. teaching in the undergraduate and graduate programs. He is a technical writer and the author of two books, including Flash 8: Projects for Learning Animation and Interactivity (O'Reilly). Clients include McGraw-Hill, Pearson Education, Apple Computer, IBM, and Loews Theaters.


The Labour Of Creativity

In this panel discussion, an esteemed group of creative professionals will talk about the creative process and how it applies to art, design, music, film, and more.

Central themes such as inspiration, composition, interpretation, artistic block, and more will be discussed. Join us for an hour of relaxed conversation obout the labor of creativity.

Panelists include:

Gary Panter: Painter, Cartoonist
(Jimbo, Pee Wee's Playhouse, Rozz-Tox Manifesto)
Larry Fast: Musican
(Synergy, Peter Gabriel, Tony Levin)
Tony Visconti: Producer
(David Bowie, T. Rex, Dean and Britta)
Barbara London: Film Curator

Additional guests may also join us.

Rich also starred at: