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Sunday, August 16
 

11:30am

[IP1] ISEA International, European Collaboration and Exchange, Columbia College Chicago, ACM SIGGRAPH, VIA Curation
ISEA is a unique occasion for institutional art, design and art + technology communities to present, demonstrate and gather to compare visions, strategies, program developments, curriculum, student-works, inter-institutional collaborations. Institutional Presentation sessions are dedicated to the presentation of organizations, artist-run centres, departments, programs, gallery, museum, company, or creative/pedagogical initiatives. Rather then focusing on the research content, artwork or artifact, they focus on the organizational, financial, curatorial, community enabled, and community enabling initiatives.

IP Session 1:
11:30-11:45am Bonnie Mitchell, Wim van der Plas, Peter Anders, Ian Clothier, Paul Catanese, Sue Gollifer. 
Conference Program: ISEA International. Bowling Green, OH, USA

11:45am-12:00pm Mike Stubbs, Peter Zorn and Susa Popp. 
Creating Artist Partnerships: European Collaboration and Exchange. Liverpool, UK

12:00-12:15pm  Greg Corness. Educational Institution: Interactive Arts and Media Department at Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL, USA  

12:15-12:30pm Cynthia Rubin. Conference Program: Digital Arts Committee of ACM SIGGRAPH. New Haven, CT, USA 

12:30-12:45pm  Lauren Goshinski. Independent Curatorial Company: VIA. Pittsburgh, PA, USA 


Moderators
avatar for Philippe Pasquier

Philippe Pasquier

ISEA2015 Symposium Director, Associate Professor, Scool of Interactive Arts + Technology
Dr. Philippe Pasquier is Associate Professor at Simon Fraser University's School of Interactive Arts and Technology. He is both a recognized scientist and a multi-disciplinary artist. His contributions range from theoretical research in artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems... Read More →
avatar for Thecla Schiphorst

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 →

Presenters
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Paul Catanese

Columbia College Chicago
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Greg Corness

Assistant Professor, Columbia College Chicago
Greg Corness is an Assistant Professor at Columbia College Chicago working with embodied interaction in media environments. His background in music, theatre and dance provides the basis for his research which focus on interdisciplinary improvisation, distributed cognition in performance... Read More →
avatar for Sue Gollifer

Sue Gollifer

Director HQ, ISEA International
Sue Gollifer works at the intersection of art and technology. As someone who works as an artist, curator, organizer, professor, director, researcher, chair and board member she embodies this intersection across many venues. A pioneer of early computer art, she has continuously explored... Read More →
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Bonnie Mitchell

Secretary, ISEA International
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Peter Zorn

Manager, European Media Art Network


Sunday August 16, 2015 11:30am - 1:00pm
Room 4525 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)
 
Monday, August 17
 

1:00pm

ISEA International Annual General Meeting
ISEA Annual General Meeting (AGM) Presentations by ISEA International, ISEA2015 Vancouver, ISEA2016 Hong Kong, ISEA2017 Manizales, Colombia and bidders for the ISEA2018 symposium. Snacks will be served. Peter Anders, Paul Catanese, Ian Clothier, Bonnie Michell & Wim van der Plas (ISEA Board), Sue Gollifer (ISEA HQ).

Monday August 17, 2015 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cinema, Room 3200 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)
 
Wednesday, August 19
 

9:30am

[IP2] ENJMIN, Journal for Research Cultures, Avatar Art Centre, HKU University of the Arts Utrecht, The New School, Banff Art Center

ISEA is a unique occasion for institutional art, design and art + technology communities to present, demonstrate and gather to compare visions, strategies, program developments, curriculum, student-works, inter-institutional collaborations. Institutional Presentation sessions are dedicated to the presentation of organizations, artist-run centres, departments, programs, gallery, museum, company, or creative/pedagogical initiatives. Rather then focusing on the research content, artwork or artifact, they focus on the organizational, financial, curatorial, community enabled, and community enabling initiatives.

IP Session 2:
9:30-9:45am Stephane Natkin and Cecile Le Prado. 
Educational Institution: ENJMIN The graduate school of Video Games and Interactive Media. Paris, FR

9:45-10:00am Matthias Tarasiewicz and Andrew Newman.
Journal Publication: JRC: Journal for Research Cultures. Vienna, Austria

10:00-10:15am Caroline Salaun. Art Centre: Association de création et diffusion sonore et électronique: Avatar. Quebec City, QB, Canada

10:15-10:30am Joris Weijdom and Kaisu Koski. Educational Institution: HKU University of the Arts Utrecht, Media and Performance Laboratory: Learning by doing, making by playing, sharing by performing. Utrecht, Netherlands

10:30-10:45am Christiane Paul. Educational Institution: Designing a Curriculum for the Post-Medium Age: School of Media Studies, The New School. New York, NY, USA

10:45-11:00am Jen Mizuik, Kerry Staufferand Tyler Jordan. Art Centre: Banff Centre- the Intersection of Art + Ideas. Banff, AB, Canada


Moderators
avatar for Ana Jofre

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 →

Presenters
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Tyler Jordan

Digital Facilitator, Visual + Digital Arts, The Banff Centre
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Jen Mizuik

Director Visual + Digital Arts, The Banff Centre
Jen Mizuik is the Director of Visual and Digital Arts. She holds over a decade of experience in contemporary art and digital media including creating opportunities for artists to develop new work and build their careers, supporting technological and experimental innovations in artistic... Read More →
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Andrew Newman

PhD Candidate, University of New South Wales
Andrew Newman is an artist and researcher based between Sydney and Vienna. His performative art practice poetically utilises methodologies from the communication sciences to examine value construction in contemporary culture. He has been researching cryptocurrencies at the Artistic... Read More →
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Christiane Paul

Associate Prof | Associate Dean, The New School; Whitney Museum
Christiane Paul is Chief Curator / Director of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center and Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School, and Adjunct Curator of Digital Art at the Whitney Museum of American Art. She is the recipient of the Thoma Foundation's 2016 Arts Wr... Read More →
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Kerry Stauffer

Executive Director,Media + Production, The Banff Centre
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Matthias Tarasiewicz

Project Lead, University of Applied Arts
Matthias Tarasiewicz has been active as a researcher and technology theorist since the last millenium. Deeply involved in coding and decoding (both literally and figuratively) he researches in the fields of artistic technology, experimental publishing and cryptocurrencies. Tarasiewicz... Read More →
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Sophie-Carolin Wagner

Board of Directors, RIAT - Research Institute for Arts and Technology
Sophie-Carolin investigates elaborately, works passionately, quotes vigorously, writes peripatetically, communicates epistemologically, but not exclusively insightfully, holds as many degrees as names and never signed up to Facebook.She lives and works as in Vienna, currently as researcher... Read More →
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Joris Weijdom

Founder, Head of research, HKU Media and Performance Laboratory (MAPLAB)
Joris founded MAPLAB in 2012. He is responsible for the research subjects and – methodology and the ongoing development of the Performance Engine tools. His core focus is connecting people, means and methodology in practise-led co-creative research processes. His background being... Read More →


Wednesday August 19, 2015 9:30am - 11:00am
World Art, Room 2515 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

11:30am

[IP3] Surrey Art Gallery, North Carolina State University Library Program, Repurposing Urban Space, University of Greenwich, University of Applied Arts Vienna, D3: Dubai Design District

ISEA is a unique occasion for institutional art, design and art + technology communities to present, demonstrate and gather to compare visions, strategies, program developments, curriculum, student-works, inter-institutional collaborations. Institutional Presentation sessions are dedicated to the presentation of organizations, artist-run centres, departments, programs, gallery, museum, company, or creative/pedagogical initiatives. Rather then focusing on the research content, artwork or artifact, they focus on the organizational, financial, curatorial, community enabled, and community enabling initiatives.

IP Session 3:
11:30-11:45am Liane Davison,Jordan Strom and Alison Rajah.
Art Centre: Anticipating the Net Generation and Beyond: Surrey Art Gallery’s Commitment to the Production and Presentation of Digital Art. Surrey, BC, Canada

11:45am-12:00pm Mike Nutt and Alisa Katz. Educational Institution: North Carolina State University Library Program, Code+Art: Computing the Aesthetic of the 21st Century Library. Raleigh, NC, USA

12:00-12:15pm Jil P. Weaving and Laura Lee Coles. Community Art: Repurposing Urban Space: Arts as the Catalyst for Change. Vancouver, BC, Canada

12:15-12:30pm Anastasios Maragiannis. Educational Institution: University of Greenwich, Department of Creative Professions & Digital Arts: Digital Grand Challenge. London, UK

12:30-12:45pm Martin Kusch and Ruth Schnell. Educational Institution: Digital Art Department, University of Applied Arts Vienna. Vienna, Austria

 12:45-1:00pm Hind Bin Demaithan and Dahlia Mahmoud. Design Agency: D3: Dubai Design District. Dubai, UAE


Moderators
avatar for Philippe Pasquier

Philippe Pasquier

ISEA2015 Symposium Director, Associate Professor, Scool of Interactive Arts + Technology
Dr. Philippe Pasquier is Associate Professor at Simon Fraser University's School of Interactive Arts and Technology. He is both a recognized scientist and a multi-disciplinary artist. His contributions range from theoretical research in artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems... Read More →

Presenters
avatar for Laura Lee Coles

Laura Lee Coles

Founder/Artistic Director, LocoMotoArt
Laura Lee Coles is an arts-based researcher and exhibiting multi-disciplinary artist. She holds a Master of Arts from the School of Interactive Arts and Technology at Simon Fraser University. Her research interests are: Human, Technology and Nature Interaction and Re-visioning Public... Read More →
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Hind Bin Demaithan

Special Project Executive, Dubai Design DistrictHind Bin Demaithan is the Special Project Executive for Dubai Design District, where she is responsible for all the art and design projects as well as educational initiatives to activate the district and collaborate with the wider community... Read More →
avatar for Martin Kusch

Martin Kusch

Senior Artist and Artistic Researcher, Dept. Digital Art, University for Applied Arts Vienna, kondition pluriel / Artistic Co-Director
Martin Kusch studied art history, philosophy and painting in Berlin, and media arts with Peter Weibel at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, where he has also been teaching since 1997. He is the project lead of the fulldome-lab at the Dept. for Digital Art, University of Applied... Read More →
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Anastasios Maragiannis

Academic Portfolio Leader Design, University of Greenwich
Anastasios is the Academic Portfolio Leader and Principal lecturer in Design Theory & Practice, in the department of Creative Professions and Digital Arts, University of Greenwich, London. Anastasios is also the Co-leader of the “Digital Grand Challenge”, a series of research... Read More →
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Mike Nutt

Director of Visualization Services, North Carolina State University
Mike Nutt is Director of Visualization Services in the Digital Library Initiatives department at North Carolina State University Libraries. He serves as co-chair of the Libraries' Visualization Services Team, which designs, builds, and improves the systems and services that support... Read More →
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Ruth Schnell

Professor and Head of Digital Art Department, University of Applied Arts Vienna
Ruth Schnell lives in Vienna. Her corpus of work, which includes video installations, interactive video environments, and light installations, explores the nature of human perception and the relationship between human perception and the human body. Ruth Schnell has been teaching at... Read More →


Wednesday August 19, 2015 11:30am - 1:00pm
World Art, Room 2515 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

11:30am

[IP4] Curating Multichannel Sound Art, Texas A&M University, Perte De Signal Gallery, Plymouth University, University of Denver, Zayed University

ISEA is a unique occasion for institutional art, design and art + technology communities to present, demonstrate and gather to compare visions, strategies, program developments, curriculum, student-works, inter-institutional collaborations. Institutional Presentation sessions are dedicated to the presentation of organizations, artist-run centres, departments, programs, gallery, museum, company, or creative/pedagogical initiatives. Rather then focusing on the research content, artwork or artifact, they focus on the organizational, financial, curatorial, community enabled, and community enabling initiatives.

IP Session 4:

11:45am-12:00pm Jinsil Hwaryoung Seo. Educational Institution: Soft Interaction Lab, Department of Visualization, Texas A&M University. College Station, TX, USA

12:00-12:15pm Patrick Harropand Robin Dupuis. Art Centre: Perte De Signal Presentation. Montreal, QB, Canada

12:15-12:30pm Diego S. Maranan, Frank Loesche and Sue Denham. Educational Institution: Plymouth University. CogNovo: Cognitive Innovation for Technological, Artistic, and Social Domains. Plymouth, UK

12:30-12:45pm Christopher Coleman. Educational Institution: Emergent Digital Practices Program at the University of Denver. Denver, CO, USA

12:45-1:00pm Janet Bellotto and Adina Hempel. Educational Institution: Zayed University. Dubai, UAE


Moderators
avatar for Sue Gollifer

Sue Gollifer

Director HQ, ISEA International
Sue Gollifer works at the intersection of art and technology. As someone who works as an artist, curator, organizer, professor, director, researcher, chair and board member she embodies this intersection across many venues. A pioneer of early computer art, she has continuously explored... Read More →

Presenters
avatar for Janet Bellotto

Janet Bellotto

Associate Professor, Zayed University
Janet Bellotto is an artist and educator from Toronto, who splits her time between teaching in Dubai as an Associate Professor and Interim Dean of the College of Arts and Creative Enterprises at Zayed University (ZU), United Arab Emirates. She was the Artistic Director for the 20th... Read More →
avatar for Chris Coleman

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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Frank Loesche

Research Fellow, CogNovo
Frank Loesche is a computer scientist interested in Cognitive Innovation. His current research focuses on the Eureka Moment. He is a PhD candidate in the doctoral training network CogNovo at Plymouth University.
avatar for Diego S. Maranan

Diego S. Maranan

PhD student / Lecturer, CogNovo, Plymouth University / University of the Philippines
www.diegomaranan.com
avatar for Jinsil Hwaryoung Seo

Jinsil Hwaryoung Seo

Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University
Interactive Artist/Designer/Researcher


Wednesday August 19, 2015 11:30am - 1:00pm
Cinema, Room 3200 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

2:00pm

[IP5] Western Front Performance Center, ZHDK Swizerland, Aalborg University, University of Concepcion, University of British Columbia Okanagan

ISEA is a unique occasion for institutional art, design and art + technology communities to present, demonstrate and gather to compare visions, strategies, program developments, curriculum, student-works, inter-institutional collaborations. Institutional Presentation sessions are dedicated to the presentation of organizations, artist-run centres, departments, programs, gallery, museum, company, or creative/pedagogical initiatives. Rather then focusing on the research content, artwork or artifact, they focus on the organizational, financial, curatorial, community enabled, and community enabling initiatives.

IP Session 5:

2:00-2:15pm Allison Collins and Db Boyko.
Art Centre: Western Front. Vancouver, BC, Canada

2:15-2:30pm Jill Scott. Artist Residency in Educational Institutions: The Artists-in-Labs program- Institute of Cultural Studies. ZHDK Swizerland. Zurich, Switzerland

2:30-2:45pm Stahl Stenslie. Educational Institution: Art & Technology @ Aalborg University. Aalborg, Denmark

2:45-3:00pm Claudio Rivera-Seguel. Educational Institution: University of Concepcion: Master in Digital Communication. Concepcion, Chile

3:00-3:15pm Aleksandra Dulic. Educational Institution: The Centre for Culture and Technology at the University of British Columbia. Kelowna, BC, Canada

 


Moderators
avatar for Sue Gollifer

Sue Gollifer

Director HQ, ISEA International
Sue Gollifer works at the intersection of art and technology. As someone who works as an artist, curator, organizer, professor, director, researcher, chair and board member she embodies this intersection across many venues. A pioneer of early computer art, she has continuously explored... Read More →

Presenters
avatar for Allison Collins

Allison Collins

Curator, Media Arts, Western Front
Established in 1973 the Western Front is one of Canada’s leading artist-run-centers for contemporary art and new music. We produce and present visual art, exhibitions, new music concerts and workshops, media-art residencies, performance art and other artist driven initiatives. The... Read More →
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Aleksandra Dulic

Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia
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Christiane Paul

Associate Prof | Associate Dean, The New School; Whitney Museum
Christiane Paul is Chief Curator / Director of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center and Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School, and Adjunct Curator of Digital Art at the Whitney Museum of American Art. She is the recipient of the Thoma Foundation's 2016 Arts Wr... Read More →
avatar for Ståle Stenslie

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 →


Wednesday August 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Studio D, Room 2270 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

2:00pm

[IP6] Centre for Digital Media, York University, Trinity Square Video, NYU Media Research Lab, MITACS

ISEA is a unique occasion for institutional art, design and art + technology communities to present, demonstrate and gather to compare visions, strategies, program developments, curriculum, student-works, inter-institutional collaborations. Institutional Presentation sessions are dedicated to the presentation of organizations, artist-run centres, departments, programs, gallery, museum, company, or creative/pedagogical initiatives. Rather then focusing on the research content, artwork or artifact, they focus on the organizational, financial, curatorial, community enabled, and community enabling initiatives.

IP Session 6:

2:00-2:15pm Ryan Stec and Remco Volmer. 
Art Centre: Artengine: a center for art, design and research. Ottawa, ON, Canada

2:15-2:30pm Richard Smith.
Educational Institution: Masters of Digital Media at the Centre for Digital Media, Vancouver, Canada. 

2:30-2:45pm  Don Sinclair and Mark-David Hosale.
Educational Institution: Digital Media Programs at York University, Toronto, ON, Canada

2:45-3:00pm Maiko Tanaka. Art Centre: Trinity Square Video: A Speculative Proposal for Curatorial Research. Toronto, ON, Canada

3:00-3:15pm Ken Perlin. Educational Institution: NYU Media Research Lab. New York, NY, USA

3:15-3:30pm Sang Mah. Digital Networking: Mitacs: Developing Innovative Industry-Academic Internships. Vancouver, BC, Canada


Moderators
avatar for Philippe Pasquier

Philippe Pasquier

ISEA2015 Symposium Director, Associate Professor, Scool of Interactive Arts + Technology
Dr. Philippe Pasquier is Associate Professor at Simon Fraser University's School of Interactive Arts and Technology. He is both a recognized scientist and a multi-disciplinary artist. His contributions range from theoretical research in artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems... Read More →

Presenters
avatar for Mark-David Hosale

Mark-David Hosale

Associate Professor, York University
Mark-David Hosale is a media artist and composer who holds a Ph.D. in Media Arts and Technology from the University of California, Santa Barbara an MM in Music-Composition and Theory from UIUC, and a BA in Music Composition from the College of Creative Studies, at U.C. Santa Barbara... Read More →
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Maiko Tanaka

Curatorial Researcher in Residence, Trinity Square Video
Maiko Tanaka is a curator based in Toronto. Past curatorial positions include the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, InterAccess, as well as Casco – Office for Art, Design, and Theory (Utrecht). In 2014 Maiko co-edited the publications, The Grand Domestic Revolution Handbook published... Read More →


Wednesday August 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Cinema, Room 3200 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)

4:00pm

[IP7] Kadenze, Ascribe.io, Rosa Menkman (Keynote) and The Lumen Prize
ISEA is a unique occasion for institutional art, design and art + technology communities to present, demonstrate and gather to compare visions, strategies, program developments, curriculum, student-works, inter-institutional collaborations. Institutional Presentation sessions are dedicated to the presentation of organizations, artist-run centres, departments, programs, gallery, museum, company, or creative/pedagogical initiatives. Rather then focusing on the research content, artwork or artifact, they focus on the organizational, financial, curatorial, community enabled, and community enabling initiatives.

IP Session 7:

4:00-4:15pm Sarah Reid, Ajay Kapur and Perry Cook. 
Online Curriculum Platform, Kadenze: An Interactive MOOC Platform for Arts & Technology. Valencia, CA, USA

4:15-4:30pm 
Greg McMullen. Digital Copyright Management: Ascribe.io: Digital Attribution. Berlin, Germany

4:30-5:00pm Rosa Menkman. 
Keynote: Institutions of Resolution Disputes. (30 Minutes)

5:00-5:30pm Leo Bridle and Carla Rapoport. The Lumen Prize Exhibition. London, UK (30 Minutes)

Moderators
avatar for Philippe Pasquier

Philippe Pasquier

ISEA2015 Symposium Director, Associate Professor, Scool of Interactive Arts + Technology
Dr. Philippe Pasquier is Associate Professor at Simon Fraser University's School of Interactive Arts and Technology. He is both a recognized scientist and a multi-disciplinary artist. His contributions range from theoretical research in artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems... Read More →

Presenters
avatar for Leo Bridle

Leo Bridle

Lumen Prize
The Lumen Prize in an international competition for digital fine art. Now in it's fourth year, we are excited to be announcing our 2015 longlist at ISEA. This year our travelling exhibition of works will be in London, New York, Shanghai and our home town of Cardiff, Wales.
avatar for Rosa Menkman

Rosa Menkman

Every technology possesses its own inherent accidents. I am a Dutch artist and theorist who likes to focus on visual artifacts created by accidents in both analogue and digital media. The visuals I make are the result of glitches, compressions, feedback and other forms of noise... Read More →


Wednesday August 19, 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Cinema, Room 3200 Simon Fraser University (Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4, Canada)