Digital Arts Showcase
DIGITAL ARTS SHOWCASE 2013
You are invited to attend the launch of the NUIM Digital Arts Showcase 2013
Hosted by the Centre for Media Studies and the Digital Arts Research Cluster
on Thursday 11th April 2013 16:45 – 18:45
Ground Floor, Iontas Building, North Campus, NUIM
The Digital Arts Showcase will be exhibited at Illuminations, Iontas Building.
4:45 – 5:00 guests arrive
5:00 – 5:15 Introduction
5:15 – 5:45 Guest Speaker: Dr Maria Mencia
5:45 – 6:00 Qs/Discussion
6:00 – 6:45 Browse projects/Wine reception
Guest Speaker: Dr. Maria Mencia is an artist-researcher and Senior Lecturer in New Media Theory and Digital Media Practice in the School of Performance and Screen Studies at Kingston University, UK. Dr. Mencía’s practice-based research in language, art and technology draws from different cultural, social, artistic and literary traditions such as: linguistics, fine art, film, visual, concrete and sound poetry, with digital poetics, electronic writing, and new media art theories and practices. Her practice includes interactive installations, performances, net.art, sound-generated poems and interactive generative narratives. Dr. Mencía’s practice-led research in language-driven new media art/poetry/literature http://www.mariamencia.com/
The Digital Arts Student Work Showcase will exhibit work from students from the BA/BSc Multimedia, BA Media Studies, BA Digital Media, Project INTERCEPT (funded by teaching & learning fellowship), and the BA Music Technology.