Biography

Eyal Shahar is a music and art technologist. Currently based in San Francisco, he works as a senior new media exhibit developer at the Exploratorium. Eyal has a BSc in electrical engineering from Tel Aviv University and an SM in Media Arts and Sciences from the MIT Media Lab.

He started his career as a professional musician, working with some of Israel's most prominent artists for over a decade. His software and hardware engineering experience includes various positions in music and art related startups in Tel Aviv, Paris, and San Francisco. He is the author of the book Project Reliability Engineering: Pro Skills for Next Level Maker Projects (Apress, 2019). As an educator, Eyal has taught electronic music production, robotics, and museum technologies.

Education
MIT Media Lab, SM in Media Arts and Sciences, 2012
Tel Aviv University, BSc in Electrical Engineering, 2003