21.01.2019 10:00 – 17:00
@McAulay Studio, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Speakers: Siegfried Zielinski, Masaki Fujihata, Yuk Hui, Scott Lash
HKACT! Act 4 “A Forum Act”, a one-day forum organized by Osage Art Foundation under its HKACT! (Hong Kong Art Culture and Technological Innovation) platform, with speakers Prof. Siegfried Zielinski, Prof. Masaki Fujihata, Prof. Yuk Hui and Prof. Scott Lash.
The Forum aims to discuss and address the interdependencies between arts, sciences and technologies, and the challenges between ideas of the expanded field of interactive arts. The Forum will be held over two sessions in one day with 4 papers delivered by the 4 speakers.
Prof. Zielinski shall discuss the expanded hermeneutics, in which dialogue is becoming a decisive paradigm, a “dialogue between men and machines, between the objects both are generating, between programmes and machines themselves”. Prof. Fujihata shall address the challenges to develop a new literacy and language in the handling and distribution of image media.
Prof. Hui shall examine the question of space and place in digital technologies and in artistic creations, in view of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. Lastly, Prof. Lash shall discuss the machinic predication and technical imagination, in the context of Gödel’s algorithmic thinking.
More information: www.hkact.hk/forumact