Events

2019

January 4-7
Art Machines: International Symposium on Computational Media Art, City University, Hong Kong.

Presentation of paper 'Dancer in the Machine', co-authored with Mark McDonnell, Samya Bagchi and Sue Hawksley, addressing the question of collaborative creativity in human-computer assemblages.
2018

October 10-12
Spectra. Museum of Discovery, Adelaide, Australia.

Conference chair of an event on art and science collaborations across disciplines, organised by the Australian Network for Art and Technology.
October 5-6
Author.Net: Distributed Authorship conference, University of California Los Angeles, USA.
Keynote presentation at a conference discussing distributed authorship across disciplines.
August 13-17
Electronic Literature Organization conference and festival 2018, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, Canada.
Presentation of paper, and demonstration of prototype Hololens application 'Mnemo', engaging augmented reality as memory theatre. Mnemo employs speech to text and context aware gaze recognition to allow multiple wearers of Hololens units to collaboratively annotate their shared environment.
July 8-13
Panpapanpalya Dance Congress, Adelaide, Australia
As part of the selected program for the 2nd Joint Congress of Dance and the Child International and the 2018 World Dance Alliance Global Education and Training Network conference the interactive installation Double Agent will be presented as a dance performance and associated seminar. The work incorporates machine learning, three dimensional full body interactivity and live performance and will be performed in situ at the Museum of Discovery as part of the conference program.
May 10-October 2018
Double Agent, Museum of Discovery, Adelaide, Australia
Premiere of a new interactive installation incorporating advanced machine learning of human movement and featuring live dance performance at the opening of Adelaide's new Museum of Discovery.
May 7-8
Is Big Data a New Medium, Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore.
Presentation of invited keynote paper on big data, iridescence and heteroptics.
April 20-21
Transient Topographies, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland.
Presentation of paper, and demonstration of prototype Hololens application, engaging augmented reality as memory theatre, at a conference on virtual and emerging spatial and topographical models.
April 14
Double Agent preview, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
An opportunity to see a preview of new installation Double Agent as part of the Art Gallery of South Australia's evening NEO program for youth engagement with the arts.
March 26
Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.
Presentation on recent creative work and research.
February 16
Ways of Seeing: critical, digital, spatial. University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia.
Panel chair for a conference on the digital humanities across disciplines.
2017

November 28
Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia.

Presentation on recent creative work and research.
July 18-22
Electronic Literature Organization conference, Porto, Portugal.
Participation in a conference panel presenting a paper on recently completed art work, 'Dark Matter' and the exhibition of 'Dark Matter' in the conference affiliated exhibition.
May 3
Digital Humanities Pathway Forum, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia.
Presentation at a symposium reviewing the digital humanities in Australian academia.
March 10
Echoes Digital Dance Symposium, Coventry University, UK.
Participation in a conference considering dance in the digital space.