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
Monthly Archives: January 2012
Tweet At the international conference ”Digital religion” at the University of Colorado at Boulder about 100 researchers gathered to develop and discuss what is happening when religion goes online. I participated with a paper presentation on “Churches in Virtual Reality … Continue reading
Tweet I spent the afternoon at the Arts Campus. Here is a photo from the new Academy of Fine Arts – the Wood Workshop: The Arts Campus will be (and already is) a marvelous platform and possibility. HUMlab-X is still … Continue reading
Tweet As we are getting closer to the official opening of the Artistic Campus the more opportunities appear for collaborations between the present institutions. As part of HUMlab I recently got the honor of holding a lecture about gaming but … Continue reading
Tweet We used the new screen to introduce the lab to a group yesterday. People sat on the couch and drank their coffee. It went well.
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
Tweet This is Simon Lindgren, professor of Sociology, talking about his research in the project Youtube as a Performative Arena (and doing it very well). This was part of the large-scale vernissage we hosted yesterday. Great fun! What you do … Continue reading