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ISEA2015: The 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art
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Friday, August 14 • 9:00am - 5:00pm
Disruption: Installations at SFU

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A variety of artworks and installations are on view from 9:00am - 5:00pm throughout the SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts. 

Artists:

Kate Geck, Adrian Pijoan, Esther Polak & Ivar van Bekkum (PolakVanBekkum), Jacek Doroszenko & Ewa Doroszenko, FM Grande, Shannon Novak, Dawid Górny & Jacopo Atzori (Fabrica, Communications Research Centre), Paul Wong & Patrick Daggit, Michael Rodemer, Kamarulzaman Bin Mohamed Sapiee, , Davis & Davis, Austin Stewart, Erin Besler & Ian Besler (Besler & Sons), Emilio Vavarella & Daniel Belquer, Yuxi (James) Cao, Timothy Ryan, Matthew Gingold, Ian Haig, Matt Roberts & Terri Witek, Jessica Thompson, Owen Roberts, Katherine Bennett, and Josephine Starrs & Leon Cmielewski, Steven A. Bjornson


Moderators
avatar for Kate Armstrong

Kate Armstrong

Director, Living Labs, Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Kate Armstrong is the Director of Living Labs at Emily Carr University of Art + Design, a research lab that builds projects and partnership models that use art and design as a mechanism for innovation and community building. In 2013 she founded Design for Startups, which works with accelerators to connect designers with early-stage teams. In addition to creating research partnerships with companies and organizations including Mozilla... Read More →
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Malcolm Levy

Artistic Director, ISEA 2015
Malcolm Levy is an artist and curator whose practice focuses on photography, video and further contemporary image making. | | Recent exhibitions include the Maraya Arts Park (Sharjah), CSA (Vancouver), Gallery 295 (Vancouver), Supermarkt (Berlin), Audain Gallery (Vancouver), Grim Museum (Berlin), Nuit Blanche (Toronto), the Burrard Arts Foundation (Vancouver), Transfer Gallery (New York) and WAAP (Vancouver). | | He was the... Read More →

Presenters
avatar for Katherine Bennett

Katherine Bennett

Artist, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Katherine Bennett is an interactive engineer and media artist who explores the liminal spaces and temporal experiences that technology creates. Her research focuses on how communication technologies are shaping our cultural interactions. Bennett utilizes sound and light to represent people and activities that happen in other spaces and times. Her specialty is in creating environments, which make perceptible phenomena and processes that aren't... Read More →
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Steven A. Bjornson

Interactive Sound/Visual Artist. | Master's candidate at the University of Victoria studying Computer Science and Visual Art.
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Yuxi Cao

A Creative Technologist and Critical Artist who escaped from CHINA, right now based in New York City. Still seeking the possibilities to reconstruct all social nodes arbitrarily, flatulently and practically.
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On Main Gallery

Artist Run Organization, On Main Gallery
On Main Gallery presents MIMMiC: Disruption at ISEA2015, a three-day exhibition and artist’s demos that includes the premiere of Paul Wong’s Wave Cycle and three works-in-progress by Evann Siebens, Sammy Chien and Adam Myhill & Christine Wallace. These works have been commissioned using MIMMiC. | Sun – Tues Aug 16-18, Room 2345, SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts. | | MIMMiC (Mobile Interactive Modular Multiscreen iPad Canvas) is a... Read More →
avatar for Kate Geck

Kate Geck

Lecturer, Melbourne Polytechnic
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Ian Haig

Ian Haig - RMIT University
disease, meat, sex, offal, art, technology | http://www.ianhaig.net/index.php?section=project&name=install&num=4
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Esther Polak

Artist, PolakVanBekkum
Esther Polak and Ivar van Bekkum work together under the name PolakVanBekkum. They collaborate since 2003; as an artist duo since 2010. | | Their work focusses on landscape, mobility and the mediation of those. They search for different ways to look at landscapes and how this influences the human understanding and perception. | | Routed in the history of the Dutch realistic landscape depiction, their embrace new technologies to... Read More →
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Michael Rodemer

Professor, University of Michigan
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Besler & Sons

Architecture & Design
Besler & Sons is a Los Angeles based practice that works across multiple sites of production. They work through references to reuse things that are already in circulation—things that they find interesting—and refit them into a slightly different framework through models, mockups, media, and software. Sometimes those references are really clear in their work, sometimes they’re not. Erin Besler was born in Chicago, Illinois. She is faculty at... Read More →
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Josephine Starrs

Artist, Sydney University
Dancing With Drones
avatar for Austin Stewart

Austin Stewart

CEO, Second Livestock
avatar for Jessica Thompson

Jessica Thompson

Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo
Jessica Thompson is a media artist whose practice investigates spatial and social conditions within urban environments through interactive artworks situated at the intersection of sound, performance and mobile technologies. Her work has shown in exhibitions and festivals such as ISEA (San Jose, Dubai, Vancouver), the Conflux Festival (New York), Thinking Metropolis (Copenhagen), (in) visible Cities (Winnipeg), Beyond/In Western New York... Read More →
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Emilio Vavarella

Artist
Emilio Vavarella graduated summa cum laude from both the University of Bologna with a B.A. in Visual, Cultural, and Media Studies, and from Iuav University of Venice with an M.A. in Visual Arts and study abroad fellowships at Bezalel Academy of Tel Aviv and Bilgi University of Istanbul. His work has been exhibited at Eyebeam, Siggraph Conference, European Media Art Festival, Japan Media Arts Festival, CultureHub Media Art Festival, GLITCH... Read More →


Friday August 14, 2015 9:00am - 5:00pm
Simon Fraser University, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts 149 West Hastings Street Vancouver, BC V6B 5K3
  • Curator Kate Armstrong and Malcolm Levy

Attendees (103)