First stop, Space

Fresh news for this hot summer: some weeks ago a selected team from us had a meeting with the staff of Ars Electronica to check the space for our exhibition. My colleague Patricia took some shots  As you can see the location is the same of last year but our …

Long road to Ars Electronica 2016

Today started the long road that will bring us to the Ars Electronica exibition from 8 to 12 of Semptember. The big machine of the organinzation it’s start to moving, this afternoon we had the first meeting with all the people of the staff and as you can see in …

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Interface Cultures Application 2016

There is still time to apply for the Interface Cultures Master Study Program for the winter semester 2016. The deadline is June 17th, 23:59h CEST. The program was founded by Prof. Christa Sommerer and Prof. Laurent Mignonneau and teaches students of human-machine interaction to develop innovative interfaces that harness new …

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Excursion at ZKM

Last 4th June, quite a big group of IC students, accompanied by Christa Sommerer, Laurent Mignonneau and Michaela Ortner, headed to Karlsruhe. Target: ZKM, Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe. We visited the two exhibitions present in the center, Cloudscapes, produced by Transsolar and Tetsuo Kondo, and Ryoji Ikeda’s micro …

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Fashionable Technologies with POPKALAB

Last week at Interface Cultures the student took part of Fashionable Technologies II, workshop given by Ricardo O’Nascimento. Ricardo is a former student of Interface Cultures, now based in Rotterdam and founder of POPKALAB, a design research studio with a focus on innovation in the field of wearable technology. www.popkalab.com …

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Interface Cultures Application

The application time for the Interface Cultures Master Study Program for the winter semester 2015 opens on Monday 4th of MAy 2015 The program teaches students of human-machine interaction to develop innovative interfaces that harness new interface technologies at the confluence of art, research, application and design, and to investigate …

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Cristian Villavicencio recent works

Interface Cultures is glad to announce that Cristian Villavicencio, IC guest researcher, recently participated at the competition Arte Laguna Prize in Venice and won the “Artist in Gallery” Award with Galeria Fernando Santos in Portugal.  [here the awarded projects]   Cristian was exhibiting his project Rotation / Translation, which is …

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Interface Culture Musikkapelle

Tuesday December 16th 19:30 bb15 offspace Concert: Interface Culture Musikkapelle The ‘Interface Culture Musikkapelle’ is an unusual electronic music ensemble where each performer has to build an unique and novel musical interface for musical expression. Without the need of a conductor, smaller groups of musicians propose musical improvisations involving any …

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GALERIE CHARLOT- L.MIGNONNEAU & C.SOMMERER

From 10th of September to the 11th of October 2014, at the Galerie Charlot, in Paris, Christa Sommerer and Laurent Mignonneau exhibited three works of them: The Value of Art (Unruhige See) (2010), Escape (2012) and Excavate (2012). Here the link of the event. Online articles about their works on Le blog de …

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Robotic workshop 2014

The Summer Semester has just finished, and as every year, the Robotic workshop happened. The experience is literally a three-days-long journey toward the heart of the machine, in which the usual rational distance between human and mechanic is simply erased. This year’s edition happened from June 12th to 14th at Time’s …