August 2012 - August 2013
Deborah Turnbull has recently been appointed to the position of Assistant Curator - Design & Technology at the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney. It is a 1-year, full-time appointment and will be her primary contract over 2012/13.
Creativity and Cognition 2013
17th-20th June 2013
Accompanying Exhibition featuring | Ernest Edmonds | Chris Bowman | Thomas Marcusson & Steph Rajalingham of SCISSORS | Trish Adams....AND MORE!
ACM Creativity and Cognition 2013
17th-20th June, 2013, Sydney, Australia.
University of Technology, Sydney
Program -- Keynote Speakers -- Registration -- Workshops -- Contact
*** Program Released
The program for the conference is now available at this site.
*** Keynote Speakers
Ken Friedman, 18th June - 'The Challenge of Interdisciplinary Research'
Ken Friedman is a seminal figure in Fluxus, and had his first solo exhibition in New York in 1966. He has also been involved with mail art, and he has written extensively about Fluxus and Intermedia. He is Distinguished University Professor at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne.
Celine Latulipe, 19th June - 'The Value of Research in Creativity and the Arts'
Celine Latulipe, of the College of Computing and Informatics at UNC Charlotte, will discuss the position of research in relation to creativity and the arts. Celine works on projects with choreographers, dancers, artists and theatre producers to better understand creative work in practice and how technology may play a role in supporting and evaluating creative work practices.
Bill Verplank, 20th June - 'Sketching'
Bill Verplank is a visiting scholar at Stanford's CCRMA and worked at Xerox Parc refining the design of the original graphical user interface and mouse, in the Xerox Star. At C&C he will bring his unique style of visual lecturing to a talk entitled 'Sketching'.
Registration is open and the registration form is available here:
A number of workshops will also run as part of the conference on the 17th June.
Beautiful Dance Moves: Mapping Movement, Technology & Computation
Thecla Schiphorst, Renata Sheppard, Lian Loke & Chyi-Cheng Lin
What Actually Is Interaction? When Does it Start and Where Does It End?
Chris Lueg, Kirsty Boyle
Hacking the Body: Workshop on Crafting Performance & Digital Art with Electronic Devices
Camille Baker, Kate Sicchio
Further Information about the workshops can be found here: