We are excited to announce that the collaborative artwork, “Witnessing” is on display at the AHVA Gallery at the Audain Art Centre as part of the recent symposium “Under Super Vision” in the Art History, Visual Art and Theory (AHVA) program at the University of British Columbia (UBC). The work, “Witnessing” (http://criticalmediartstudio.iat.sfu.ca/Witnessing/) brings together […]
Bryan Myles Manager and Acting Director, The Bill Reid Centre THU, JAN 19 / 12:30PM SFU Gallery, Burnaby “I must ask you to join me in the disorder of crates that have been wrenched open…to join me among piles of volumes that are seeing daylight again…so that you may be ready to share with me […]
MCL PhD student Claude Fortin’s 10-week ethnographic field study of Mégaphone, an interactive installation produced by the National Film Board of Canada and the Quartier des Spectacles Partnership, created by Moment Factory and directed by Etienne Paquette, has been getting some nice shout-outs by the GRAND network and Simon Fraser University (here and here).
Congratulations to Irine Prastio, an MA candidate in the Making Culture Lab. She has been named a 2013 Graduate Fellow for the IPinCH (Intellectual Property Issues in Cultural Heritage) Project. IPinCH is described (on their website) as “an international collaboration of archaeologists, Indigenous organizations, lawyers, anthropologists, ethicists, policy makers, and others working to explore and […]
An interdisciplinary scholar, Claude has come to SIAT’s Making Culture Lab to study large interactive digital public displays and screens in urban environments. The past 10 years have seen a sizeable body of research adopting a technical approach towards the design and development of this new media platform, but Claude is interested in contributing to […]