Cody Pallo




Cody Pallo is an Immersive Media Designer who practices a multidisciplinary multi-stylistic approach to his work. "My philosophy is that concepts can emerge from paradoxes when a creative work is both absurd and functional."


From 1995 - 2000: After High School, I worked at a Library, a Coffee Shop, and at an Independent News Weekly called "The Santa Barbara Independent" in Santa Barbara, CA.

From 1998 - 2010: I worked in two Contemporary Art Galleries in SB and SF, studied Media Art at Santa Barbara City College and Fine Art at Art Center College of Design in LA. I also exhibited my work in galleries, as well as sold to collectors.

From 2008 - 2018: I began work as a Creative Technologist in the 90's. in the 00's I was an Interactive Designer at "Gershoni Creative Agency" in SF, a Lead Front-end Developer at "Reason Media Group" in LA, a Senior UX Developer at "Dwell Magazine" in SF, a Senior Creative Technologist at "Character" in SF and an XR Product Designer for a number of startups in SF and LA.

From 2019 - 2022: I commited my time for 4 years honing the necessary skills for exhibiting and performing immersive Audio/Video work

2023: I am currently open to opportunities in Product Design and Concept Design.


  • 2009 - 2010: Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, Fine Art
  • 1995 - 2006: Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA, Media Art

Group Exhibitions

  • 2000: Focused on the Forum, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
  • 2000: Una Fiesta Del Arte, Perch, Santa Barbara, CA
  • 2000: Caffeinated, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
  • 1999: Focused on the Forum, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA


  • SFMoMA Tumblr, "Roast Beef Sushi," 07/06/2012
  • Beautiful/Decay, "Tiny Being - The Existential Work of Cody Pallo", 01/07/2010
  • The Independent, Duncan Wright, "CAF up Late", 05/18/2000


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