PORTUGUESE CATHOLOC UNIVERSITY - PORTO
07 - 08 NOVEMBER 2008

Artech 2008 is the fourth international workshop held in Portugal and Galicia on the topic of Digital Arts. It aims to promote contacts between Iberian and International contributors concerned with the conception, production and dissemination of Digital and Electronic Art.

Artech 2008 brings the scientific, technological and artistic community together, promoting the interest in the digital culture and its intersection with art and technology as an important research field, a common space for discussion, an exchange of experiences, a forum for emerging digital artists and a way of understanding and appreciating new forms of cultural expression.

Artech 2008 is also Co-located with the Events:
Olhares de Outono 2008 New Trends in Digital Arts Festival, 3-8 Nov. 2008
Digital GAMES 2008 Conference on Digital Games, 6, 7 Nov. 2008

Main Topics:

Main areas are related with sound, image, video, music, multimedia and other new media related topics, in the context of emerging practice of artistic creation. Although non exclusive, the main topics of the conference are:

    * Art and Science
    * Audio-Visual and Multimedia Design
    * Creativity Theory
    * Electronic Music
    * Generative and Algorithmic Art
    * Interactive Systems for Artistic Applications
    * Media Art history
    * Mobile Multimedia
    * Net Art and Digital Culture
    * New Experiences with New Media and New Applications
    * Tangible and Gesture Interfaces
    * Technology in Art Education
    * Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality

Installations Program

Friday, 7 November 2008
Installation Session #1 – 9:30 – 20:30

Sala de coro (floor -1)

Instalación Interactiva “JCC, Brain Research II”
Agueda Simó

Sustainabillity  & Extinction
Bello Benischauer

Speaking at the Wall
Chiara Passa

Pink Music on FF Sale
Ciustódio Ricardino e Vitor Lago Silva

VideoSpace: a 3D Video Experience
Telmo Rocha e Teresa Chambel

Blood Landscapes
Richard O’Sullivan

Bar (floor -1)

Composição VIII
Paulo Cezar Barbosa Mello

Rádio room (floor -2)

Fonema Visual
Rui Figueiras, Marta Duarte e Miguel Cunha

Saturday, 8 November 2008
Installation Session #2 – 9:30 – 20:30

Sala de coro (floor -1)

Instalación Interactiva “JCC, Brain Research II”
Agueda Simó

Sustainabillity  & Extinction
Bello Benischauer

Speaking at the Wall
Chiara Passa

Pink Music on FF Sale
Ciustódio Ricardino e Vitor Lago Silva

VideoSpace: a 3D Video Experience
Telmo Rocha e Teresa Chambel

Blood Landscapes
Richard O’Sullivan

Bar (floor -1)

Composição VIII
Paulo Cezar Barbosa Mello

Rádio room (floor -2)

Trame
Ivano Morrone

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