A Brazilian-American interdisciplinary artist, designer, educator and researcher, Prof. Jacques holds an MFA in Computer Art (School of Visual Arts, NY, USA) and a PhD in Integrative Arts from the Planetary Collegium, CAiiA Hub, University of Plymouth, UK. Mentored by Professors Roy Ascott and Søren Brier, she researches space-time aesthetics in the user-information-interface relationship through the lens of Cybersemiotics. Intersecting art, technology and science, she designs interactive hybrid art and information environments that aim to explore perceptions of space-time and the digital-physical. She collaborates with many artists exhibiting and presenting both in the US and abroad. She has published in Leonardo, TEKs, Art & Engine, etc., and serves as Art Editor for Cybernetics and Human Knowing journal. Jacques is also a participant with three other scholars in a 2014-16 NEH Collaborative Research Project based at Roosevelt University in Chicago. She teaches studio, digital and communication arts, and her studio is in Valhalla, NY.