Akiko Takahashi • From Computer to Knitting

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Akiko Takahashi • From Computer to Knitting We kickstart the new semester’s guest-lecture series with Japanese artist, designer, and programmer Akiko Takahashi. Originally from Tokyo, Akiko lives and works in Germany. With a background in computer science, she became interested in the art field after receiving …

Diana Domingues • Daily rituals: the biocybrid body and the naturalization of technologies

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Diana Domingues // Daily rituals: the biocybrid body and the naturalization of technologies Tuesday, 31st of January 2023 // 18:30 – 19:30 I have always taken into account the human factor when investigating interactive technologies in their potential to transform ways of living. How can we …

Thomas Wagner • Unlocking the Potential of Play for Engagement and Discovery

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Thomas Wagner // Unlocking the Potential of Play for Engagement and Discovery Tuesday, 17th of January 2023 // 12:00 – 13:00 The talk explores the potential of games and immersive experiences as a means of storytelling and understanding the world around us. Through a playful approach …

Genoveva Rueckert • Curating Media Art

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Genoveva Rueckert // Curating Media Art Thursday, 19th of January 2023 // 12:00 – 13:00 About experiences in 20 years as a curator for media art exhibitions, including from 2003-2021 CyberArts, the exhibition of Prix Ars Electronica winners, including media art pioneers such as Roy Ascott, …

SANKT INTERFACE 2022

  Sankt Interface 2022 AUDIMAX & DOKAPI 16th December 2022, 17:00 – open end Dear friends of Interface Cultures, You are cordially invited to celebrate with us ‘Sankt Interface Day’ on 16th December 2022. ‘Sankt Interface’ is an artistic project organized by Interface Cultures which serves also as the annual …

Anika Meier • NFTs and Art

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Anika Meier // NFTs and Art Tuesday, 13th of December 2022 // 12:00 – 13:00 Anika Meier is an author and curator specializing in digital art. She writes a column for the German art magazine Kunstforum titled STATUS UPDATE about the developments around the topic of …

Prof. Ingrid Graz • Bio-inspired interfaces – going soft(er)

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Prof. Ingrid Graz // Bio-inspired interfaces – going soft(er) Tuesday, 6th of December 2022 // 12:00 – 13:00 Biological interfaces are key to life – they range from biomolecules, cells, biological tissue to living organism and are defined by their softness, to readily deform and rearrange. …

Luis D. Rivero Moreno • Crisis, precariousness, and unsustainability. Some questions about new media art from a peripherical point of view

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Luis D. Rivero Moreno // Crisis, precariousness, and unsustainability. Some questions about new media art from a peripherical point of view Monday, 5th of December 2022 // 17:00 – 18:30 The XXIst century seems to be a never-ending crisis age. The problems are not getting tackled …

Davide Bevilacqua • From Brute Force to Convivial Technologies. Conceiving sustainabile tech in Media Art

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Davide Bevilacqua // From Brute Force to Convivial Technologies. Conceiving sustainabile tech in Media Art Tuesday, 22th of November 2022 // 12:00 – 13:00 While considering sustainability in contemporary media art, one should keep in mind the double-edged impact of technologies: if on one hand they …

Teresa Pereira • Challenges in Information Security Education

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Teresa Pereira // Challenges in Information Security Education Wednesday, 29th of June 2022 // 11:00 – 12:00 Recently it has been noticed an increased number of cyber-incidents, sometimes causing seriously impact to organizations and governments. Cyberattacks exploits a variety of technological and social vulnerabilities to achieve …