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Artist Talks Demonstrations and Posters [clear filter]
Sunday, August 16
 

9:30am

[DP1] Demos and Posters with proceedings
DEMONSTRATIONS:
Michael Kuetemeyer and Anula Shetty. Time Lens - Interactive Art project
Brad Tober. Colorigins: Disrupting Color Theory Pedagogy with a Tactile Color Mixing and Matching Game
Daniel Cermak-Sassenrath, Ayaka Okutsu and Stina Hasse.Electromagnetic Landscape – Very Disruptive Volcanos
Stahl Stenslie. Performing the Body and Space with Somatic Sound
Lisa Marie Patzer. aka Profile Glitch
Anna Lindemann and Eric Lindemann. Rhythm Zoo
Oksana Kryzhanivska, Simon Fay and Jeff Boyd. Disturbed System
Bozena Kaminska. Designing Nano-Media: How to Build a New Media Surface with Extraordinary Optical Effects and Data Storage at the Nano Scale
Davis & Davis. Hauling Ice

POSTERS:
Joan Truckenbrod. Coding to Create Art in 1975
Michaela Lakova. DEL?No, Wait!REW: The Impossibility of Authenticating Erasure
Anis Haron. Wave voxels: A volumetric representation of three dimensional lookup tables for sound synthesis.
Chiara Passa. Live sculpture
Joan Truckenbrod. Collaborative Disruption: Video vs Object vs Video
Ana Jofre. Anthropomorphic Things: Disrupting the Boundary Between Subject and Object
Wynnie Wing Yi Chung, Emily Ip, Sunmin Lee and Thecla Schiphorst. Repurposing Laughter in a Wearable Design for Social Interaction
Leslie Nobler. Disruption in ReconstructionKarin Guminski, Christoph Anthes and Marlene Brandstätter. Senseparation

Presenters
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Daniel Cermak-Sassenrath

ITU
Daniel Cermak-Sassenrath is Assistant Professor at the ITU, Copenhagen, and member of the Center for Computer Games Research. Daniel writes, composes, codes, reviews, builds and plays. He is interested in the interation between people, and in the interaction between people and machines/technical... Read More →
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Wynnie Wing Yi Chung

Graduate Researcher, Simon Fraser University
Wynnie Chung is pursuing her Master of Arts at the School of Interactive Arts & Technology at Simon Fraser University. Her research interest surrounds the application of somatic based reflections towards designing quality in wearable embodied interaction. Her current research explores... Read More →
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Davis & Davis

Davis & Davis
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Stina Hasse

PhD Fellow, University of Copenhagen
Stina Hasse is a practitioner and curator of digital art with a focus on the aesthetics of technologies, such as robots and feedback systems. She is conducting sonic experiments presented as installations, performances, workshops and talks and has exhibited and presented her work... Read More →
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Emily Ip

Graduate Student / Researcher, Simon Fraser University
Emily is currently a MA candidate at the School of Interactive Arts + Technology at Simon Fraser University. She is interested in the application of practical somaesthetic within bio-responsive wearable interface for awareness and reflection upon self’s state. Her current research... Read More →
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Ana Jofre

Ana Jofre received her PhD in Physics from the University of Toronto, did Post-doctoral work at NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) in Gaithersburg MD, and taught -and did research - at the University of North Carolina in Charlotte for six years before transitioning... Read More →
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Bozena Kaminska

Professor, SFU and NanoMedia Solutions
Dr. Bozena Kaminska is currently a Professor at Simon Fraser University's School of Engineering Science and a Canada Research Chair (Tier 1). She also serves as Director for NanoTech Security Corp. (TSX-V: NTS), and is Chair of the Board of Directors of CMC Microsystems. She is a... Read More →
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Oksana Kryzhanivska

PhD Candidate, University of Calgary
Oksana investigates cross influencing of technology and art as a researcher and practicing artist. This practice inquires into tactile interaction with flesh-like objects in a form of aesthetic experience, encountered by the group of visitors. The artist strives to reestablish human... Read More →
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Michael Kuetemeyer

Michael Kuetemeyer is an award winning media artist and teacher of experimental and documentary media. He is a recipient of a 2017 Pew Fellowship and is a founding member of Termite TV Collective. His work has been broadcast on PBS and screened at festivals and museums worldwide, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Flaherty Film Seminar & the Museum of Television and Radio, New York. He has been an Artist in Residence at the Village of Arts & Humanities as well as the Asian Arts Initiative in Philadelphia. He is committed to creating innovative, socially engaged participatory media art projects with communities. He has taught media production in India as a Fulbright Senior Scholar, in the United Arab Emirates as part of the USIS Specialist Exchange Program and in Cambodia as 2017 US State Department American Arts Incubator Artist. Michael currently teaches in the Film & Media Arts department at Temple University., Temple University
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Michaela Lakova

Independent artist
I am a visual artist and researcher currently based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
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Anna Lindemann

Evo Devo Artist
My work integrates multi-disciplinary art and biology. I combine digital and stop-motion animation, live and electronic music, video, and performance to explore the emerging field of Evo Devo (Evolutionary and Developmental Biology). I received an MFA in Integrated Electronic Arts... Read More →
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Eric Lindemann

CEO, Synful
Eric Lindemann is an engineer, pianist, and composer. He is founder of Synful, raising the bar for expressive music synthesis. He led the design of the IRCAM Signal Processing Workstation (ISPW) for Pierre Boulez that was used in computer music facilities around the world. The ISPW... Read More →
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Chiara Passa

media artist & lecturer
Artist/conceptualizer, professor. Studies: Artistic Lyceum, Fine Arts Academy of Rome where graduated; master in new audio-visual mediums at the Faculty of Modern Literature. Lived around. At the moment I’m living and working in Rome. My artwork combines different media as: internet-art... Read More →
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Lisa Marie Patzer

Director of Web Communications, University of Pennsylvania, Penn Wharton Public Policy Initiative
Lisa Marie Patzer earned her Master of Fine Arts degree in Film and Media Arts from Temple University. Her graduate research explored the influence new media technologies have on the individual and the public sphere. With the use of interactive sensors and physical computing devices... Read More →
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Thecla Schiphorst

Professor, SFU
Dr. Thecla Schiphorst is Associate Director and Associate Professor in the School of Interactive Arts and Technology at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada. Her background in dance and computing form the basis for her research in embodied interaction, focusing on movement... Read More →
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Ståle Stenslie

Professor, Stahl
Ståle Stenslie is an artist, curator and researcher in experimental media art. His aesthetic focus is on that what challenges ordinary ways of perceiving the world. Through his practice he asks the questions we tend to avoid – or where the answers lie in the shadows of existence... Read More →
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Brad Tober

Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
My research focuses on speculative investigations of emerging and novel technologies in the interest of identifying potential relationships to design practice. In part, my work aligns with UK-based design firm Dunne & Raby’s concept of critical design, which is described as using... Read More →
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Joan Truckenbrod

Artist, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
In my current work I am exploring environmental controversies and critical issues by activating an object with video imagery or narrative projected into it, that together address critical issues in the natural world. I have a one-person exhibition in November that will include four... Read More →


Sunday August 16, 2015 9:30am - 11:30am
Room 4210 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

11:30am

[AT1] Artist Talk: Session 1
Jaden Hastings. Experimentation as Performance
Robert Lisek. Deciphering Randomness
Agoston Nagy and Bence Samu. Shape Composer
Milena Szafir and Clarissa Ribeiro. MindRemix [navigational extra-sensorium]
Abbey Hepner. Nuclear Illuminations

Moderators
avatar for Paul Sermon

Paul Sermon

Professor of Visual Communication, University of Brighton
Paul Sermon is Professor of Visual Communication at the University of Brighton, UK. He has developed a series of celebrated interactive telematic art installations that have received international acclaim. Paul was previously Professor of Creative Technology at the University of Salford... Read More →

Presenters
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Jaden Hastings

x0.lab Initiative
J.J. Hastings’ work is primarily focused upon the intersection and interplay of art and science philosophically, as well as practically. As an alumna of New York University, Harvard University and the University of Oxford (New College) with advanced degrees in both Biology and Bioinformatics... Read More →
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Abbey Hepner

Graduate Student, University of New Mexico
Abbey Hepner's work investigates the human relationship with the landscape and technology. Using the mediums of photography, video, public art intervention, web interaction and electronic processes, she considers issues related to population growth, man-made disasters, as well as... Read More →
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Robert B. Lisek

artist, Fundamental Research Lab
Robert B. LISEK is an artist and mathematician who focuses on systems and processes (computational, biological, social). He is involved in the number of projects focused on critical art strategies, creative coding and interactive art. Drawing upon post-conceptual art, software art... Read More →
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Agoston Nagy

ceo, Binaura
coding, interaction design, workshops
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Clarissa Ribeiro

director, CrossLAB
// Architect, Media Artist, and Researcher, teaching experimental design strategies in Architecture for first and final year students in Brazil, where I'm the director of the CrossLab research group and the LIP - Lab for Innovation and Prototyping at the University of Fortaleza. As... Read More →


Sunday August 16, 2015 11:30am - 1:00pm
Room 4390 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

12:30pm

[DP2] Demos and Posters with proceedings
Abraham Avnisan. Collocations
Alexander Berman and Valencia James. Improvising virtual dancer meets audience: Observations from a user study
Karl Baumann. Old Tech and New Spaces: Repurposing Payphones for Community Design
Martha Ladly, Frank Rudzicz, Bryn A. Ludlow, Ana Jofre, Laura Wright. Postcard Memories: an interactive tablet application for elders with dementia
Richard Holeton. Thirteen Ways of Killing a Scrub-Jay
Saila Susiluoto, Mika 'Lumi' Tuomola, Rasmus Vuori and Shakti Dash.Antikythera: Generative, tactile audiovisual poetry for tablet computers
Andreas Zingerle and  Linda Kronman. ‘Lets talk business’ – an Installation to explore online scam narratives
Victor Zappi and Andrew McPherson. The D-Box: How to Rethink a Digital Musical Instrument
Vicki Moulder and Michael Heidt. Aesthetics of Activism: See-through Effect
Margaret Schedel and Perrin Meyer. AVB – A New Protocol for Multi-Channel Multimedia
Margaretha Haughwout, Tara Hui and Ian Pollock. Guerrilla Grafters
Davis & Davis. Hauling Ice

Presenters
avatar for Abraham Avnisan

Abraham Avnisan

Assistant Professor, Kent State University
Abraham Avnisan is an experimental writer and new media artist whose work is situated at the intersection of image, text, and code. He creates mobile apps, new media installations and mixed reality performances that seek to subvert dominant narratives through embodied encounters with... Read More →
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Karl Baumann

PhD Student in Media Arts Practice (MAP), University of Southern California
Karl Baumann is a digital artist, filmmaker, and scholar. His current work explores immersive, playable, and mobile media to navigate the complex layers of urban spaces. After completing an MFA in Digital Arts and New Media (DANM) at UC Santa Cruz, Karl taught media literacy with... Read More →
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Shakti Dash

Designer/Researcher, Crucible Studio, Aalto University School of Art, Design and Architecture
Shared below are backgrounds of the people involved in the Antikythera project. Shakti Dash and Rasmus Vuori will be presenting on behalf of the team at ISEA 2015. Saila Susiluoto is Helsinki-based, awarded Finnish poet, who has investigated generative poetry since her Huonei... Read More →
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Davis & Davis

Davis & Davis
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Margaretha Haughwout

Assistant Professor of Digital Art, Colgate University
I understand practice to be the work of trying over time to make one’s engagements better, and survival to require flourishing multi-species cohabitation, mutuality and care.My practice of survival works across many technical and natural media, often complicating the division between... Read More →
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Richard Holeton

Assistant Vice Provost for Learning Environments (Emeritus), Stanford University
Richard Holeton is author of the hypertext novel Figurski at Findhorn on Acid (Eastgate), other published and widely exhibited electronic literature, and short fiction in Indiana Review, Mississippi Review, ZYZZYVA, and Black Ice, among other journals. Recently his experimental poetry... Read More →
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Valencia James

Freelance performing artist, AI_am
Born in Barbados, Valencia James is a freelance performing artist based in Budapest, Hungary. She graduated with a BA in Modern Dance from the Hungarian Dance Academy in 2010. For three years she was a soloist in the Yvette Bozsik Company, and has worked in projects with Kata Juhasz... Read More →
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Ana Jofre

Ana Jofre received her PhD in Physics from the University of Toronto, did Post-doctoral work at NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) in Gaithersburg MD, and taught -and did research - at the University of North Carolina in Charlotte for six years before transitioning... Read More →
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Linda Kronman

Artist, KairUs
I work as a independent media artist and designer. Since year 2000 I have worked as Graphic Designer, Art Director and Animation Designer and taken part in several multidisciplinary Research & Design projects. In my artistic work I explore interactive and transmedial methods of storytelling... Read More →
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Dr. Martha Ladly

Professor, OCAD University
Dr. Martha Ladly is a designer and an artist, a technologist, and a philosopher, with a backstory in the tech and entertainment industries, and a former career as a musician and songwriter. She is a Professor at OCAD (Ontario College of Art & Design) University in Toronto, Canada... Read More →
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Andrew McPherson

Reader, Queen Mary University of London|London||United Kingdom
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Vicki Moulder

Artist, PhD Candidate, ISEA2015 Performance Chair, Simon Fraser University
Vicki Moulder is an artist and PhD candidate studying at the School of Interactive Arts and Technology (SIAT) at Simon Fraser University in Canada. She holds a Master of Arts from SIAT and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Emily Carr University in visual communications. Molder is a pioneer... Read More →
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Saila Susiluoto

Visiting artist, Crucible Studio
Saila Susiluoto is a nationally awarded Finnish poet, who has investigated generative poetry since her Huoneiden kirja (A Book of Rooms, Otava 2003) collection. She’s published six poem books with two more on the way with publishing agreements, and nominated for the Nordic Council... Read More →
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Victor Zappi

Postdoctoral Fellow, Universtiy of British Columbia
_Electronic engineer in love with Music and New Media Art _DMI design and test, vocal synthesis, embedded technologies, Virtual and Augmented Reality, dance and movement _We don't necessarily have to talk about work ( ;
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Andreas Zingerle

Teaching and Research Assistant, University of Art and Design Linz
Andreas Zingerle is a media artist from Innsbruck, Austria. He is a PhD candidate at the Timebased and Interactive Media Department in Linz (Austria). He is researching scambaiting strategies and implements their mechanics in interactive narratives and media competence trainings... Read More →


Sunday August 16, 2015 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Room 4210 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

1:30pm

[AT2] Artist Talk: Session 2
Ana Jofre. Anthropomorphic Objects
David Simons. antiThesis: InnaGadda Detective
Paul Sermon and Charlotte Gould. Artist Talks: Occupy the Screen
Simon Biggs. A Language Apparatus
Dominique Zeltzman. Radical Home: Container as Social Construct, Seducing the Ghost Through the Lens of Performance and Video
Bill Vorn and Louis-Philippe Demers. Inferno, A Participative Robotic Art Performance 

Moderators
Presenters
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Simon Biggs

Professor, University of South Australia
Simon Biggs is a media artist, writer and curator with interests in digital poetics, interactive environments and interdisciplinary research. His work has been widely presented, including Tate Modern, National Film Theatre, ICA London, Edinburgh Festival, FACT Liverpool, Ikon Birmingham... Read More →
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Louis-Philippe Demers

Associate Professor, Nanyang Technological University
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Ana Jofre

Ana Jofre received her PhD in Physics from the University of Toronto, did Post-doctoral work at NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) in Gaithersburg MD, and taught -and did research - at the University of North Carolina in Charlotte for six years before transitioning... Read More →
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Paul Sermon

Professor of Visual Communication, University of Brighton
Paul Sermon is Professor of Visual Communication at the University of Brighton, UK. He has developed a series of celebrated interactive telematic art installations that have received international acclaim. Paul was previously Professor of Creative Technology at the University of Salford... Read More →


Sunday August 16, 2015 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 4390 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)
 
Monday, August 17
 

9:30am

[AT3] Artist Talk: Session 3
Andy Weir. Data Panic - Andy Weir artist talk
Mari Ohno. acoustic cluster; floating sound; speaking clock
Adam Brown. ReBioGeneSys – Origins of Life
Sarah Sweeney. The Forgetting Machine
Byron Rich, Heather Brand and John Wenskovitch. IMMOR(t)AL - Biopolitics, Body Sovereignty, and Scientific Practice
Peter d'Agostino. World-Wide-Walks / between earth, sky & water / Ice – Deserts

Moderators
Presenters
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Sarah Sweeney

Associate Professor of Art, Skidmore College
Sarah Sweeney received her BA in Studio Art from Williams College and an MFA in Digital Media from Columbia University School of the Arts and is currently an Associate Professor of Art at Skidmore College. Her digital and interactive work interrogates the relationship between photographic... Read More →
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Andy Weir

Artist


Monday August 17, 2015 9:30am - 11:00am
Room 4390 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

9:30am

[DP3] Demos and Posters: Disruption: Social Spaces: Design Architectures + Cities
DEMONSTRATIONS:
Martin Bricelj and Slavko Glamocanin. DarkStar
Tracey Benson. Words for Water and Finding Ghosts: Disrupting ideas of place
Maria Papadomanolaki. A certain geography: disrupting site-specific sound through networked performance
Beller Gregory. The Sound Space
Nipesh Palat Narayanan, Girish Chandran and Jhanu Chanthar. Selfie of an Indian City
Nancy Lee and Kiran Bhumber. Pendula
Julia Litman-Cleper and Alex Cruse. Unraveling Augmentation: Imaginal Biological Architectures and their encounter with Digital Information Processing

POSTERS:
Mike Hornblow. O’megaVille: excursions in planetary urbanism
Brook Pearson and Nathan Fabian. Imaginary Cities: Graffito Series α
Colleen Ludwig. Pod.Field
Rebekah Blesing. Mined Intervention 

Presenters
avatar for Greg Beller

Greg Beller

Greg Beller works as an artist, a researcher, a teacher and a computer designer for contemporary arts. He defended a PhD thesis in Computer Science on generative models for expressivity and their applications for speech and music, especially through performance. While developing new... Read More →
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Kiran Bhumber

Musician / New Media Artist, University of British Columbia|Vancouver|British Columbia|Canada
Kiran Bhumber is a musician, new media artist and educator based in Vancouver. Her work focuses on movement and interactions through exploring the undeniable physical nature of sound. These themes are manifested through creating interactive systems which track gesture to create reactive... Read More →
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Girish Chandran

Visual Artist ,Lecturer, SPECTRUM collaborative,College of Architecture Trivandrum
Girish is an Architect & Visual artist. He currently pursuing his MA in Arts and Aesthetics (Visual Arts / Film / Performance studies) from School of Arts and Aesthetics , Jawaharlal Nehru University , New Delhi.
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alex cruse

graphical/ocular, DROUGHT SPA
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Nancy Lee

filmmaker, VJ, new media artist, MODALmix
Nancy Lee is a curator of interactions. Her crafted spaces stimulate behavioural dynamics, inviting their release into a broth of intangibles. In setting the stage for these action experiments, she is as much an observer as an artist. The notion of staging is a constant in Nancy’s... Read More →
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Nipesh Palat Narayanan

PhD Candidate, Université de Lausanne
Nipesh is an Architect & Urban Designer, currently pursuing his PhD from University of Lausanne. He does research on urbanization of India and majorly deals with informal settlements.
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Brook Pearson

Lecturer, Department of Classical, Near Eastern and Religious Studies, UBC, UBC
I'm a poet, philosopher and artist interested (amongst other things) in the ways in which the network structures of digital environments mimic and descend from our physical networking throughout our species-history. Language, pilgrimage, resource extraction and distribution—all... Read More →


Monday August 17, 2015 9:30am - 11:00am
Room 4210 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

11:30am

[AT4] Artist Talk: Session 4
Laleh Mehran. Middle East Politics & The Cube
Mexe: Wearable Technology + Capoeira Performance (a Playformance Project)
Allison Moore. Suburban Terrarium ; Video Dioramas
Akiko Hatakeyama. Soak
Bruce Charlesworth. Retraction: An Interactive Narrative Environment
Maurice Benayoun. Connecting and Disrupting Public Spaces: from the “Tunnel under the Atlantic” to the Open Sky Campus"

Moderators
Presenters
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Maurice Benayoun

Professor, School of Creative Media City University of Hong Kong
Artist, theorist and curator, Maurice Benayoun (MoBen, 莫奔) is a pioneering and prominent figure in the field of New Media Art. MoBen’s work freely explores media boundaries, encompassing video and virtual reality, perfume and sculpture, interactive art and large-scale public... Read More →
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Bruce Charlesworth

Artist, Oakland University
Bruce Charlesworth is an interdisciplinary artist with a primary focus on new media, installation, digital cinema and photography. His work has been shown internationally. Multimedia works have been commissioned by the Walker Art Center, the Zero1 Biennial in San Jose and the... Read More →
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Akiko Hatakeyama

Akiko is a composer, singer, and video artist who is native to Yokohama, Japan. Akiko obtained her B.A. in music from Mills College and M.A. in Experimental Music/Composition at Wesleyan University, and currently studies in the MEME program at Brown University for her PhD. Her principal... Read More →
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Laleh Mehran

Associate Professor & Graduate Director, Emergent Digital Practices @ University of Denver
My artistic research focuses on the intersections between politics, science, culture and theology. I create elaborate environments in digital and physical spaces, as well as video and performance works.
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Allison Moore

Independent Artist, Allison Moore
Allison Moore is an independent artist, educator and cultural operator. Originally from Vancouver Island she is based in Montreal and has produced projects in Brazil, Cuba, Australia, and the UK. Allison achieved a BFA degree with Honors in Interdisciplinary Arts and Video Production... Read More →


Monday August 17, 2015 11:30am - 1:00pm
Room 4390 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

11:30am

[DP4] Demos and Posters: Disruption: Body, Embody + Perform
DEMONSTRATIONS:
Azadeh Emadi. Motion within Motion: pixel, frame, body
Tatsuya Ishikawa. Where Virtual Image is Formed
Marten Berkman. Remote Sensibility: the ecology of perception
Thomas Defrantz. The Weight of Ideas: Demonstration of Kinect Interface
Cynthia Naggar. They watched the sea! (ills ont regardé la mer!)
Judith Doyle. GestureLab: Workshop as Case Study
Jennifer Mawby. @Xcerpt - an experimental social media narrative project
Suzi Webster. Electric Heart

POSTERS:
Sarah Lahti and Jesse Gonzalez. Decoration as a Form of Disruption
Josephine Starrs and Leon Cmielewski. The Future is Unmanned
Laurel Terlesky and Laurel Terlesky. Intersubjectivity of Touch through the installation project, Hallowed Winds
Francois-Joseph Lapointe. Big Data/ Big Problem (The Making of "Artist's Shit 2.0") 
Aina Braxton and Kaylin Norman-Slack. Movement and Sound: a Pathway to Increasing Immersion in Digital Environments
Erik Zepka. Artist's work

Presenters
avatar for Marten Berkman

Marten Berkman

independent artist, planet zog studio
Remote Sensibility is the theme of my artistic practice in the subarctic where I live. Using parameters of stereo 3D imaging to compel a sense of presence in place, and software and sensors to reflect viewers in the landscapes they observe but may never know first hand, I wish to... Read More →
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Aina Braxton

Program Manager, University of Washington, Bothell
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Thomas F. DeFrantz

SLIPPAGE
Reflecting on Queer Dance (Roundtable)Saturday, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 220 Sullivant This roundtable brings together the authors—both scholars and artists—featured in Queer Dance: Meanings and Makings (Oxford 2017). We ask how individuals, communities, and artmaking and scholarly... Read More →
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Judith Doyle

Associate Professor, OCAD University
Judith Doyle is an artist working with film, new media and installation. At OCAD University, she is an Associate Professor in Integrated Media. Her collaboration with Beijing-based artist Fei Jun as GestureCloud considers gesture and labour in physical and virtual conditions. Their... Read More →
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Azadeh Emadi

From the intersection between Western and Persian Islamic cultures, my research and practice examine the materiality of digital video and its potentialities in relation to real-life events and socio-political issues. I am interested in crossovers between classical Persian-Islamic... Read More →
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Tatsuya Ishikawa

Tokyo University of the Arts
Video artist, programmer, and performer. Creating art performances and short films based on the theoretical background of mathematics and physics. Recent works include a performance using a kinect, a short film using cycloid curves, an application using an algorithm for the traveling... Read More →
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Sarah Lahti

Associate Professor CACE, Zayed University
Fine Art New Media
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Josephine Starrs

Artist, Sydney University
Dancing With Drones
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Laurel Terlesky

Laurel Terlesky is an interdisciplinary Canadian artist and educator. She holds a Master of Fine Arts Degree in International Creative Practice from Transart Institute (New York / Berlin), accredited by Plymouth University (UK) and a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the University... Read More →
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Suzi Webster

Artist
I am a contemporary artist whose work explores technology, being and the body. I create interdisciplinary sculptural pieces that investigate intersections between object and performance, fashion and computing, the body and its context, public and private, in a critical way. I'm... Read More →
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Erik Zepka

XOX Labs / Open Science Network / Biofutures
Erik Zepka is a conceptual media artist and writer whose practice centers around a critical engagement with the products of science and technology. The computer forms a chief hub of this process. With a base at x-o-x-o-x.com, projects range from interactive code works, to audiovisual... Read More →


Monday August 17, 2015 11:30am - 1:30pm
Room 4210 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

2:00pm

[AT5] Artist Talk: Session 5
Kristin Stransky. common/myth; FabLinks
Patrick Lichty. Revivication of an (un)Dead Medium: Experiments in Slow Scan Television and the Open Source SSTV Art Archive
Benjamin Grosser. Privacy Through Visibility: Disrupting NSA Surveillance With Algorithmically Generated "Scary" Stories
Frederick Ostrenko. [HIVE] High-performance Interactive Visualization & Electroacoustics
Claudio Rivera-Seguel. Sonic/Reflection

Moderators
avatar for Paul Sermon

Paul Sermon

Professor of Visual Communication, University of Brighton
Paul Sermon is Professor of Visual Communication at the University of Brighton, UK. He has developed a series of celebrated interactive telematic art installations that have received international acclaim. Paul was previously Professor of Creative Technology at the University of Salford... Read More →

Presenters
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Ben Grosser

University of Illinois
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Frederick Ostrenko

Assistant Professor, LSU
Frederick “Derick” Ostrenko, is a media artist and Assistant Professor at Louisiana State University (LSU). He holds a joint-appointment in the Digital Art concentration at the School of Art and the Cultural Computing research group at the Center for Computation and Technology... Read More →
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Kristin Stransky

Kristin Stransky creates engaging and often playful artworks focused on social interaction, gender socialization and cultural expectations. Her artworks range from wearables and 3D printing to interactive art and installations. She is featured as a Westword “100 Colorado Creatives... Read More →


Monday August 17, 2015 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room 4390 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

2:00pm

[DP5] Demos and Posters: Disruption: Prototype + DIY
DEMONSTRATIONS:
 Victoria Gibson. Bandwidth: Interactive Installation, an exploration of Integrated Media Art
Abhishek Narula. Kinetic Voices: A Tangible Musical Experience
Kalman Tarr, Yung Ki Lee and Pui Yee Leong. RUDEbot
Tomas Laurenzo and Christian Clark. Barcelona
Sherman Finch. Symphonic Infinitum 2015
Colin Ives. Work in Progress —The Sinuous Index
Kate Macdonald and Les Sears. Disrupt! Light Interventions in Public Spaces

POSTERS:
 Sasha de Koninck. Garments for Uncomfortable Social Situations
Linda Kronman, Andreas Zingerle and Ushi Reiter. Behind the smart world – analyzing 22 hard drives from a West African e-waste dump

Presenters
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Colin Ives

Associate Professor, University of Oregon
My creative practice operates within a nexus of overlapping cultural categories, including art, technology, and ecology. Across a diverse range of work, including media installation, kinetic video sculpture, sculptural objects, and interactive screen-based work, my work explores how... Read More →
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Tarr Kalman

Media Designer, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest
I am a young media designer. I spend a semester in Hong Kong on the university called CityU and studied there Creative Media. We made a great project on the robotic art class a robot which can harm you if it does not like you.
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Sasha de Koninck

School of the Art Institute of Chicago
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Linda Kronman

Artist, KairUs
I work as a independent media artist and designer. Since year 2000 I have worked as Graphic Designer, Art Director and Animation Designer and taken part in several multidisciplinary Research & Design projects. In my artistic work I explore interactive and transmedial methods of storytelling... Read More →
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Tomas Laurenzo

Assistant Professor, School of Creative Media
Tomás Laurenzo, PhD, is an artist and academic who works with both physical and digital media exploring the artistic construction of meaning and its relation with power and politics.With a background in both computer science and art, Laurenzo's work spans across different practices... Read More →
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Yoki Lee

School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong
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Pui Yee Leong

School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong
I'm a final year undergraduate student from School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong. My work mostly involves around, conceptual art, installation arts etc. This time me and my partners will bring a robotic art to meet the audiences.
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Kate MacDonald

Working Artist/Random Troublemaker, K8L35
Kate MacDonald is a multidisciplinary Canadian artist, based in Vancouver. She has exhibited internationally in a range of media and her paintings have been featured in Wired and GQ magazine. Her digital work is represented by the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art where she was... Read More →
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Abhishek Narula

PhD Student, Unversity of Colorado, Boulder
An avid DIYer/Maker, Abhishek’s interest lies in critically examining advancements in human computer interaction through the development of novel methods of computing. By designing expressive and engaging systems, he hopes to bring important social and political issues in the forefront... Read More →
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Les Sears

K8L35
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Andreas Zingerle

Teaching and Research Assistant, University of Art and Design Linz
Andreas Zingerle is a media artist from Innsbruck, Austria. He is a PhD candidate at the Timebased and Interactive Media Department in Linz (Austria). He is researching scambaiting strategies and implements their mechanics in interactive narratives and media competence trainings... Read More →


Monday August 17, 2015 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Room 4210 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)
 
Tuesday, August 18
 

9:00am

[DP6] Demos and Posters: Disruption: Generative Art
DEMONSTRATIONS:
 Jennifer Weiler. Mushi
Andrew Hugill. Land of Lace
Yun Song,  Sang-Keun Lee,and Jong-Soo Choi. Noise
Tatsuo Unemi and Daniel Bisig. Visual Liquidizer or Virtual Merge
Stefhan Caddick. GulliverJacek Smolicki. On-going project: on tactical archiving of one's life via digital instruments
Margaret Dolinsky and Ed Dambik. Hardwired
Cecile Le Prado. The Listening Walker/ Interactive Sound Walk in a Virtual City
Agoston Nagy. U-lang

POSTERS:
Gary Craig Hobbs. We Come In Peace
Eva Sjuve. Metopia

Presenters
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Omnia Amin

Professor, Zayed University
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Stefhan Caddick

Stefhan Caddick is a visual artist based in Wales, UK. He works in video, installation and performance and often presents his work as a one-off event, usually outside and frequently after dark. Many works are constructed with materials sourced from institutions, communities and individuals... Read More →
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Andrew Hugill

Director of Creative Computing, Bath Spa University
I am a transdisciplinary researcher working in music (composition, musicology), computer science and areas of mainly French literature including 'pataphysics.
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Agoston Nagy

ceo, Binaura
coding, interaction design, workshops
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Eva Sjuve

Media artists, composer, developer. ITP Alumna. Teaching interaction design at Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden and doing research at University of Huddersfield, UK.
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Jacek Smolicki

PhD researcher, Malmö University
Jacek Smolicki is an artist, designer and researcher currently undertaking PhD studies at the School of Arts and Communication at Malmö University in Sweden. In his research Smolicki explores recording practices conducted by individuals who creatively, subversively and reflectively... Read More →
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Tatsuo Unemi

Professor, Soka University
I love to hack OS X to amaze people with audio-visual feedbacks using A-Life techniques. It would be great if our arts and technologies could mediate friendly relationship among as many people as possible. And, I like salmon, mackerel, tuna, and Sake.
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Jennifer Weiler

Media Arts and Sciences PhD Student, Arizona State University
I graduated with a BA in Art History with minors in Art Studio and Japanese from the University of Kentucky in 2012, and with an MA in New Media Studio from East Tennessee State University in 2014. Currently, I am living in Tempe, AZ, where I am working to receive a PhD in Media Arts... Read More →


Tuesday August 18, 2015 9:00am - 11:00am
Room 4210 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

9:30am

[AT6] Artist Talk: Session 6
Amanda Newall and Antti Sakari Saario. The Hoover Diaries
Jesse Jackson. Marching Cubes Made Physical
Group Performances
Paul Wong
Naut Humon
Philip Galanter. Xepa - Autonomous Intelligent Light And Sound Sculptures That Improvise
Rejane Spitz  

Moderators
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Claude Fortin

Doctoral Candidate, Simon Fraser University's School of Interactive Arts & Technology
social smart cities; public interaction with and through technology; immersive installations; digital displays and media façades.

Presenters
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Philip Galanter

Associate Professor, Texas A&M University
As Artist - generative art, physical computing, complexity art, evolutionary art, electronic installations, light sculptures, AI-based performing systems, video art, fine art prints. Come see my early ambient video piece at the Disturbance art party at the Vancouver Art Gallery... Read More →
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Jesse Jackson

Assistant Professor, UC Irvine
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Antti Sakari Saario

Head of Music, Falmouth University
I am a producer, sound artist, music educator and a post-acousmatic composer. It was the energy of the late 80s Finnish skateboard-HC-punk scene and its associated subculture that set light to my interest in sound and noise. This passion developed over the years through research... Read More →
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Rejane Spitz

Professor and Coordinator of the Laboratorio de Arte Eletronica (LAE), PUC-Rio
REJANE SPITZ (Brazil) is a Full Professor at the Department of Art & Design at PUC-Rio, Brazil. She was a Pos-doctoral researcher at CADRE-Laboratory for New Media /San Jose State University (California, USA) in 2003, and a Visiting Scholar at the University of California at Berkeley’s... Read More →


Tuesday August 18, 2015 9:30am - 11:00am
Room 4390 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

11:30am

[DP7] Demos and Posters: Disruption: Science + Interdiciplinarity
DEMONSTRATIONS:
Yael Braha. illUmiNations: Protecting Our Planet
Anna Davidson and Mark Chang. The Plant Theremin
Joanna Bonder and Adam Polaczek. Camera Linea
Matteo Crivella. Resonating Rotation of a Rigid Body
Jaden Hastings. x0 PlanetJaden Hastings. Echoes of Alakiwohoch
Kelly Dobson, Mengyu Chen, Rebecca Conrad, Samuel Galison, Akiko Hatakeyama, Cho-Tao Huang and Xin Liu. The Energy Propagated
Joel Ong. Forced Intimacy & The Post-Immersive, Parametric Soundscape
Ann Morrison. Vibrotactile Language: Bi-directional Interaction between a Vibrotactile wearable vest and a Vibroacoustic Humming Wall 
Jim Bizzocchi, Arne Eigenfeldt, Miles Thorogood, Matt Horrigan, Jianyu Fan, Le Fang and Justine Bizzocchi. Seasons: A generative audio-visual experience

POSTERS:
Elke Reinhuber. The decisive moment in mythology (Part 1: What if Orpheus …?)
Erin Smith. Growables
Zane Cerpina, Julija Spicina and Stahl Stenslie. Earth Cancer
Meredith Tromble. Dance Vortex: Work-in-ProgressMarie Lelouche, Antoine Barlet and Cécile Picard-Limpens. I Am Walking In: an interactive sound installation that makes listening to space
Eric Smallwood. The Octava Project: Reimagining Concerts in the MomentMargaret Dolinsky and Roger Hangarter. The Leaf as Artistic Easel: Painting with Chloroplasts 

Presenters
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Jim Bizzocchi

Associate Professor, Simon Fraser University
Jim Bizzocchi is a filmmaker currently working in video art and installation. He is an Associate Professor in the School of Interactive Arts + Technology at Simon Fraser University.  His research interests include the aesthetics and design of the moving image, interactive narrative... Read More →
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Justine Bizzocchi

Producer, Bizarts
After a career in film, television, and technology transfer, I am now semi-retired and devoting my time to the Generative Media Project at Simon Fraser University. In this capacity I am the Producer for SEASONS II, exhbiting at ELO2016.  I have also been working with the Media Festival... Read More →
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Zane Cerpina

TEKS – Trondheim Electronic Arts Centre
Zane Cerpina (NO/LV) is an Oslo based curator, organizer and artist working within experimental new media and electronic arts. She currently works as creative manager and editor at PNEK (Production Network for Electronic Art, Norway), project manager and curator at TEKS (Trondheim... Read More →
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Rebecca Conrad

Collaborator, Tellart
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Arne Eigenfeldt

Professor, Music and Technology, Simon Fraser University|Vancouver|BC|Canada
Arne Eigenfeldt is a composer of acoustic and electroacoustic music, and is an active software designer. His music has been performed throughout the world, and his research in intelligent music systems has been published and presented in international conferences. He teaches music... Read More →
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Jaden Hastings

x0.lab Initiative
J.J. Hastings’ work is primarily focused upon the intersection and interplay of art and science philosophically, as well as practically. As an alumna of New York University, Harvard University and the University of Oxford (New College) with advanced degrees in both Biology and Bioinformatics... Read More →
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Akiko Hatakeyama

Akiko is a composer, singer, and video artist who is native to Yokohama, Japan. Akiko obtained her B.A. in music from Mills College and M.A. in Experimental Music/Composition at Wesleyan University, and currently studies in the MEME program at Brown University for her PhD. Her principal... Read More →
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Marie Lelouche

Artist, Marie Lelouche
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Ann Morrison

Associate Professor, Aalborg University
Wearable technologies, field trials, outdoor interactive works, urban environments
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Joel Ong

Doctoral Candidate, DXARTS, University of Washington
I'm a New Media artist - originally went to school to be an ecologist, now create sonic systems for people to experience with and within. Im interested in the nexus of art and science especially in projects that involve past, present and future mythologies about the environment and/or... Read More →
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Elke Reinhuber

Assistant Professor, School of Art, Design and Media
Elke Reinhuber researches and teaches as assistant professor at Nanyang University in Singapore. She currently investigates on the correlation between decisions and emotions and explores different strategies of visualisation and presentation, working with immersive environments, augmented... Read More →
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Eric Smallwood

Assistant Professor, Animation & Interactive Media, University of Maryland, Baltimore Couty
I am here at ISEA2015 presenting my design work on Octava (www.octavaonline.com), a app designed to augment traditional concert experiences by supplementing the performance with contextual information in real-time. A truly interdisciplinary research effort, Octava blends musicology... Read More →
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Erin Smith

artist and builder. recently artist in residence at microsoft research
fabrication, speculative design, bio fabrication, sustainability, mushrooms.
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Ståle Stenslie

Professor, Stahl
Ståle Stenslie is an artist, curator and researcher in experimental media art. His aesthetic focus is on that what challenges ordinary ways of perceiving the world. Through his practice he asks the questions we tend to avoid – or where the answers lie in the shadows of existence... Read More →
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Miles Thorogood

Faculty, University of British Columbia
Computational creativity. Making creative machines that synthesize human creative practice. Modelling perception/affective computing.


Tuesday August 18, 2015 11:30am - 1:30pm
Room 4210 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

3:30pm

[DP8] Demos and Posters: Disruption: Various
DEMONSTRATIONS:
Deborah Cornell and Richard Cornell. Dys/onance & Dys/ruption - Collaboration in video, print and sound
Ana Carolina von Hertwig. Unfinished Business
Pirkka Åman, Lukas Kuehne, Matti Niinimäki, Jairo Acosta Lara, Ava Grayson, Karina Jensen, Narim Lee, Sébastien Piquemal and Taavi Varm. Passio Musicae Open Source – Interactive Sonification of the Sibelius Monument
Catalina Cortazar Valdes. Search Behind the Scenes
Christopher Coleman. 3D scanning, Animation and VR - the Mediums of Metro: Re/De-construction
Harshit Agrawal. Creating New Ways of Experiencing and Expressing Poetry
Austin Stewart
Emilio Vavarella

POSTERS:
 Alexander Thumm. Pallas of Vines: Branched and Nested Relationships in Video Game Performance and Play
Claudia Pederson and Nicholas Knouf. Art for Spooks
Donna Szoke. New Work, or, Automatic Control and Utopian Media Devices
Lisa Seidenberg. Sky Is Not The Limit
Karla Brunet. ThalassoGlitch. Disruption on the oceans and data bending
Sujan Shrestha. Visual composition with shapes and lines in a three-dimensional perspective

Presenters
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Harshit Agrawal

Research Assistant, MIT Media Lab
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Karla Brunet

UFBA
www.karlabru.net www.ecoarte.info www.dorkbotssa.org www.errante.com.br
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Chris Coleman

Director of Emergent Digital Practices, University of Denver
I am an artist, teacher, and critical arts engineer working with creative coding, open source hardware, interactive installations, and motion graphics.
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Deborah Cornell

Chair of Print, School of Visual Arts, Boston University College of Fine Arts
Deborah Cornell is Chair of Printmaking at Boston University. Her installations, prints, video, and 3D virtual reality have been shown in Dubai, Istanbul, Melbourne, Buenos Aires, Krakow, Reykjavik, Venice, New York, Los Angeles. She is interested in the way human agency, in such... Read More →
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Ava Grayson

Research Assistant, Aalto University
I'm a Master's student in Aalto University's Sound in New Media program. I work as assistant to the university's Artist-in-Residence (Chilean sound artist Ariel Bustamante), and we're working on a large-scale public sound installation. My thesis work deals with creating live performances... Read More →
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Ana Carolina von Hertwig

Independent artist
31-year-old photographer, filmmaker and artist based in Brazil. Primarily working with hybrid narratives, non-linear storytelling and contemporary experimentations on film and photography, employing innovative practices/approaches, social and artistic interaction, techno-scientific... Read More →
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Karina Jensen

My name is Karina Korsgaard Jensen, I am 26 years old and I am currently finishing my MA thesis and studies in New media and Design at Aalto School of Arts Design and Architecture. My special interest within art and design lies in user experience design and service design. What... Read More →
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Lukas Kuehne

Lukas Kühne is a German sculptor, His works have often interdisciplinary contents and been shown in Europe, Iceland, Japan as well as North and South America. Current works are strongly dedicated to spatial and acoustically impacts. There to mention is CROMATICO in Tallinn, Estonia... Read More →
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Austin Stewart

CEO, Second Livestock
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Donna Szoke

Assistant Professor, Visual Arts, Brock University
Donna Szoke is a Canadian artist whose practice includes video, animation, media art, installation, drawing, writing and collaboration. Her work has been exhibited in Canada, USA, France, Germany, Turkey, Hungary, Croatia, Cuba, and Dubai, UAE. Recent notable international exhibitions... Read More →
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Alexander Thumm

I'm a game designer, musician and visual artist, and I'm passionate about creating video games for live performance My current PhD involves creating a video game and code/concept framework focused on synthesizing Audio, Visual and Narrative storytelling for live performance games. Have... Read More →
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Emilio Vavarella

Harvard University
Emilio Vavarella is an artist whose work merges interdisciplinary art practice and theoretical research and is centered around the study of the relationship between humans and technological power. His art practice presents a combination of using new technologies with alternative (non-productive... Read More →


Tuesday August 18, 2015 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Room 4210 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)