ECA – Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland
30 – 31 May 2017
sIREN ‘Art and Digital Practices Conference’ will explore digital practices and their social impact in contemporary artistic contexts. It seeks to create an interdisciplinary platform of communication among artistic practices, technologies, theory, artistic
collaboration and digital media.
The intersection of art and science
Digital arts and urbanism
Data analysis in art practice
Computation and creative processes
Submission deadline: March 30th 2017
You will be notified if your submission has been successful by April 15th 2017
Please send your proposals to: [log in to unmask]
Papers/presentations and conference proceedings will be peer-reviewed and published online with DOIs.
Successful applicants will have the opportunity to attend hands-on workshops. There will also be a closing concert on the 31st.
Confirmed keynote speakers are:
Celia Lury (Director of Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies, University of Warwick), Nicolas Donin (IRCAM, Paris), Peter Sinclair (Locus Sonus Sound Lab) and Jen Southern (CeMoRe, Lancaster University).
Confirmed workshop leaders are:
Trevor Wishart (Institute of Sonology), Kristina Andersen (STEIM, Amsterdam) and Chris Speed (ECA, Design Informatics).
Please note that there are no charges for registration and attendance.
Lunch, coffee breaks and a closing drinks reception are included.
Prof Richard Coyne, Prof Chris Speed, Dr Jules Rawlinson, Dr Martin Parker, Dr Owen Green, Mr Yati Durant
Hosted by sIREN (student-led Interdisciplinary REsearch Network) team:
Eleni-Ira Panourgia, Katerina Talianni, Dara Etefaghi, Tina Krekels, Jack Walker, Roxana Karam
For more: http://www.siren.eca.ed.ac.uk/conference-2017/