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Free Public Lecture, Sid Fels, Christa Sommerer in Sydney

INTERACTION: Systems, Practice and Theory

Tuesday 16th November 2004
6.30 - 9.00pm

A UTS Creativity and Cognition Symposium, hosted by the Dynamic Design Research Group presents a

Free Public Presentation of Keynote Lectures
All are Welcome

Sid Fels
Art, Technology, and Expression

Christa Sommerer
Interface Culture - from Interfaces for Interactive Art to Research as Art Form

Powerhouse Museum
500 Harris Street Ultimo, Sydney

Chair: Ross Gibson
Welcome: Ernest Edmonds

Refreshments will be served

Dr Sid Fels leads the Human Communication Technologies Laboratory at University of British Columbia, Canada. His interactive installation, ‘Iamascope’, will launch beta\_space, the new exhibition area for experimental work at the Powerhouse, Sydney. beta\_space will enable public engagement with and furthering of recent research in interactive art emerging from UTS Creativity & Cognition Studios.

Dr. Christa Sommerer is an internationally renowned media artist working in the field of interactive computer installation. She is Professor for Interface Culture at the University of Art and Design Linz, Austria & Associate Professor at IAMAS Institute of Advanced Media Art and Sciences, Gifu, Japan

UTS Creativity & Cognition Studios

Faculty of Information Technology,
University of Technology Sydney (UTS)
Sydney Australia