Aubrey Simonson is a virtual reality programmer, interaction designer, researcher and artist. His research focuses on on how we select/manipulate/carry objects, move around, type, and represent our bodies in VR. As an artist, his work explores the social role of video games, the nature of immersive media, data privacy, and the relationship between virtual reality and the US military.
Aubrey received B.A.s from Wellesley College in Media Arts and Sciences and Political Science, and an M.S. from the MIT Media Lab in 2021.