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Digital Arts Community: Digital Arts Roundtable

Coordinated by: Victoria Szabo and Rebecca Ruige Xu

Event Date and Time: 7 August 2023 : 1:00 – 2:00pm PDT

Description:

The DAC roundtable is an opportunity for the SIGGRAPH Digital Arts Community to discuss leading issues of interest to our members. Members of the DAC committee will lead a wide-ranging discussion, building off topics surfaced in our year-round SPARKS community conversations, events, and online exhibitions, and brainstorming new ideas for community discussions and projects. All are welcome to participate!

Additional Organizer:

Melentie Pandilovski – JOLT Arts

Location:

Vancouver Convention Center, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Coordinators(s):

Victoria Szabo

Victoria Szabo is a Research Professor of Visual and Media Studies at Duke University, and directs the PhD in Computational Media, Arts & Cultures and the Certificate in Information Science + Studies. Her work focuses on immersive and interactive media for digital humanities and computational media art. She is co-lead of Psychasthenia Studio, and artists’ games collective. She was Chair of Art Papers at SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 in Sydney and will be Art Papers Chair for SIGGRAPH Asia 2024 in Tokyo. She is also Chair of the Art Advisory Group for ACM SIGGRAPH and a member of the Digital Arts Community Committee.

Rebecca Ruige Xu

Rebecca Ruige Xu currently teaches computer art and animation at Syracuse University. Her artwork and research interests include experimental animation, visual music, artistic data visualization, interactive installations, digital performance and virtual reality. Her recent work has been shown at: ISEA; Ars Electronica; SIGGRAPH Art Gallery; IEEE VIS Arts Program, Museum of Contemporary Art, Italy; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, USA; FILE– Electronic Language International Festival, Brazil; International Digital Art Exhibition, China; Boston Cyberarts Festival, USA.