Category Archives: Virtual Worlds

DIGITAL GENDER: THEORY, METHODOLOGY, AND PRACTICE

Tweet 12-14 MARCH 2014 CALL FOR PAPERS The rapid expansion of ICT in industry and academia has spawned a vast amount of research and practice on a variety of issues regarding the digital, from virtual identities to cyber-bullying and cyber-crime. … Continue reading

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Euroversity

Tweet Started at the end of 2011, the EUROVERSITY project is working towards establishing a network of European Universities that use virtual worlds for collaborative teaching. This project is funded by the European Council as part of the Lifelong Learning … Continue reading

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Kristine Schomaker’s “My Life as an Avatar: The Gracie Kendal Project” and “1000+Avatars”

Tweet Kristine Schomaker’s “The Gracie Kendal Project” & “1000+Avatars” via Skype Video 4pm 30 January 2012, at RL HUMlab, Umeå University, Sweden In “The Gracie Kendal Project” Kristine Schomaker investigates our obsession with the notion of the physical ideal through … Continue reading

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Fau Ferdinand aka Yael Gilks at HUMlab

Tweet   HUMlab and the Yoshikaze Second Life “Up-In-The-Air” Residency presents Fau Ferdinand aka Yael Gilks 23 – 27 January 2012 @ HUMlab, Umeå University, Sweden Opening Hours: 8am – 4 pm Weekdays Opening: 23 January Between 2pm – 4pm … Continue reading

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New Artist in Residence on the HUMlab Island

Tweet Video by Fau Ferdinand From “Exhibit A” group exhibition live performance, “All N00bs Are Sailors”, at Notice Gallery, London (2006) The HUMlab Yoshikaze Up-in-the-Air artist residency welcomes Fau Ferdinand (aka Yael Gilks) as its next Artist in Residence from … Continue reading

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