Simon Weckert • The Map Becomes The Territory – Street 3.0

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Simon Weckert • The Map Becomes The Territory – Street 3.0 Platforms like Google Maps have become crucial gateways for understanding the world. However, they harbor significant gaps and biases, often resulting from processes of exclusion. As a result, their digital augmentations act more like distortions …

Guest lecture with Kenny Schachter at Francisco Carolinum Linz

We kick-start the year with a new guest lecture with New York-based artist, curator, lecturer and critic Kenny Schachter for his exhibition “Keep Hope Alive.” Join us on January 18th at 11am at Francisco Carolinum Linz. More info: ooekultur.at    

SANKT INTERFACE 2023

  Sankt Interface 2023 proudly presents the ninth Computer Mouse/keyboard Contest! We all have them, we all use them… hack your computer mouse and keyboard and win a prize!  The catch is… weird ideas… crazy metaphors… strange hybrids! AUDIMAX & DOKAPI 7th December 2023, 17:30 – open end Dear friends of …

Michael Rottmann • Diagrammatic (Digital) Art. Cultures, Concepts and Critique of the Diagram

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Michael Rottmann • Diagrammatic (Digital) Art. Cultures, Concepts and Critique of the Diagram In the 1960s the diagram had become an important medium in visual arts. My talk aims to introduce a „diagrammatic art“ and its variety, which goes along with a wide range of diagrammatic …

Simon Penny • Embodied, Enactive and Performative Perspectives on Immersive Interactive Art

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Simon Penny  • Embodied, Enactive and Performative Perspectives on Immersive Interactive Art Talk by Simon Penny: Skill: Know-how, artisanal practices and ‘higher’ cognition. Skilled practitioners attest that in their experience of skilled practice, intelligence feels like it is happening in peripersonal space, at the fingertips, on …

Sonja Bäumel • THE LIVING

Interface Cultures Guestlecture Series Sonja Bäumel • THE LIVING We kickstart the new semester’s guest-lecture series with Austrian artist, independent researcher and art educator Sonja Bäumel. Sonja Bäumel’s artistic research explores ‘the living’ and the evolving perception of what bodies are made of. In active collaborative endeavours, she investigates the influence that …

Feminist AI lecture series @ University of Arts Linz

7. Sept., 11. Okt., 8. und 22. Nov., 13. Dez. 2023 und 10. Jän. 2024 – ONLINE via Webex Die Vortragsreihe, initiert von der Forschungsgruppe Critical Data der Abteilung Interface Cultures und dem akg (Arbeitskreis für Gleichbehandlungsfragen) der Kunstuniversität Linz, präsentiert inspirierende Vorträge zu Gender und KI. In a technological landscape, where media …

Leonardo LASER Linz – Danube Songs Vol. III

Leonardo LASER Linz – Danube Songs Vol. III LASER CHAIRS: Christa Sommerer & Fabricio Lamoncha Date: Friday 8th September 2023, 14:00 CEST (find your timezone here) Location: Café Florentine & Kunsthalle Linz, Find on Google Maps  Website: leonardo.info/laser-talks REGISTER NOW We welcome you to our fourth edition of Laser Talk Linz event organized by …

Interface Cultures’ Day of Open House • Brunch Lecture with Marta Pérez-Campos • The Secret Life of Algorithms

Interface Cultures’ Day of Open House • Brunch Lecture Marta Pérez-Campos • The Secret Life of Algorithms Many project ideas from students at Interface Cultures have their origins in the kitchen. Eating together seems to promote creativity and that’s why we decided to offer a brunch lecture for the Open …

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 …