(Spet. 18, 2014)Visionary Pioneers of Media Art is the Prix Ars Electronica’s new category debuting in 2014. It’s designed to honor individuals responsible for momentous, groundbreaking achievements—men and women whose artistic creativity and experimentation have not only laid the groundwork for media art as we know it today but also made key contributions to our […]
Roy Ascott is internationally recognized as the pioneer and seminal theorist of cybernetic and telematic art. His work focuses on the impact of digital and telecommunications networks on consciousness (technoetics). As artist he has shown at the Venice Biennale, Milan Triennale, Biennale do Mercosul Brazil, European Media Festival, INDAF 2010 Korea, Musée d’Art Moderne, Paris.
(Shanghai, Oct. 10th) On the afternoon of Oct. 10th, 2012, Professor Roy Ascott, DeTao Master of Technoetic Arts, gave a lecture at Shanghai Institute of Visual Art. He won a burst of applause and enthusiastic cheers when he entered Room 107 of Yifei Building. At the invitation of SIVA College of New Media Art, College […]
(Shanghai, Oct. 11th) After making a hit with his lecture Syncretic Cybernetics: Art in the Time of Change at Shanghai Institute of Visual Art on October 10th, DeTao Master of Technoetic Arts Professor Roy Ascott delivered this lecture again on the afternoon of Oct. 11th at Shanghai Theater Academy. Authorities of Department of Dramatic Literature […]