Dr Micheal Maguire


Dr Michael J Maguire is a writer, educator, entrepreneur, technologist, digital media artist and theorist. He created, produced, and toured, live multimedia stageshows in the early 90s. He founded Ireland’s first SCEE licensed game developerfor PS2 in 1996, worked on Xbox launch and flagship PC titles for Microsoft in the noughties. Michael also works as a business consultant, adviser and speaker. With a firm commercial background in electronics, engineering, theatre, technology enterprise, and creative technology, his creative media and digital literature work has been presented and exhibited in various venues acrossIreland including UCD, Maynooth, and NUIG, and Internationally at Rutgers University USA, and elsewhere across Europe including the UK, Norway, Franceand Spain. He has a long list of stage, screen, and video game credits. He wrote his first computer game in 1983 has been the digital artist ‘clevercelt’ on the internet since establishing a web presence in 1996. You can find him on various social media and elsewhere under that same name.