Juan Castrillón

one Month ago

Breath and listening, ta'wîl and saḥir analytics, Henry Corbin, talismans (nuska & abjad), Ney, Amerindian ontologies, museum exhibits, ethnographic artifacts, audio and film.

Millie Chen

about 17 hours ago

multimedia installation, audio, video, intervention, performativity, dialogical and relational aesthetics, land vs landscape

Mahmoud Nuri

one Month ago

Farabi, Avicenna, Suhrawardi, Film Studies

Wolfgang Weileder

about 2 weeks ago

Sculpture, Installation, Photography, Film, Sound

Bettina Schülke

about 5 months ago

Art science textiles technology

Radek Przedpełski

about 4 months ago

geo-media, media archaeology, contemporary art, steppe art, Tatar art, Eurasian and Eastern European Art, art philosophy, Deleuze/Guattari/Simondon

Cigdem Borucu

one Month ago

Electro-Acoustic Music, Classical Music, Classical Piano, Soundscape Compositions, Sound and Music for Film, Music for Theater, Chamber Music, Contemporary Music, Sound Installation

Andy Thomson

8 months ago

Moving image, Visual Arts, Perception, Eastern arts and world views

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somayeh khakshoor

3 months ago

J.R. Osborn

one Month ago

Media, Script, Type, Diagrams, Museums, Reflexivity, Islamic Art, African Art, Graphic Design, Semiotics, Retrofuturology, History of Technology, Comparative Media, Aesthetics, Comic Books

Hicham Khalidi

8 months ago

Nezih Erdoğan

3 weeks ago

early cinema, Turkish popular cinema, film theory, storytelling, Japanese calligraphy (shodo), Islamic calligraphy

Nina Czegledy

6 months ago

arts science technology

Mansoor Behnam

5 months ago

Media Arts, Experimental Film and Video, Film Studies, Iranian Cinema, Comparative Literature, Performance, Cultural Studies, Research-based creative work, Deleuze and Guattari's Philosophy, Islamic Mysticism/Philosophy

Lynn Marie Kirby

one Day ago

M Javad Khajavi

8 months ago

Immersive Media, Virtual Reality, Animation-based media, Animated Arts, Islamic Aesthetics

Yvan Tina

one Month ago

Performance art, curation, technology, philosophy, African art

Waèl Allouche

5 months ago

Football or better known as Soccer

Jessika Kenney

about 11 months ago

Alize Zorlutuna

about 11 months ago

Jeneen Naji

11 months ago

digital culture, electronic literature, technosocial interactions, digital practice

Ayhan Aytes

11 months ago

Farshid Kazemi

about 3 weeks ago

Film Theory, Film and Media Studies, Psychoanalytic Theory, Literary Theory, Iranian Cinema, Iranian Studies, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, Islamicate Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Psychoanalysis and Islam

Invited Artists

9 months ago

Ziggy Lever

about 4 months ago

Navine G. Khan-Dossos

about 2 months ago

Narjis Mirza

one Month ago

light, projection mapping, installation art, geometry, calligraphy, Islamic aesthetics, Mulla Sadra,

Tarek Elhaik

one Month ago

Dialogues between Contemporary Art and Anthropology, Genealogies of Abstraction and Conceptualism, Theories of the Image, Curation, Geo-Philosophy, Gilles Deleuze, Ibn Rushd (Averroes).

Steven Baris

2 months ago

Contemporary art, painting, video, design, Buddhism, Post Industrial Landscapes, Diagrams, Diagrams & Art

Carol Bier

about 4 hours ago

algorithmic aesthetics, Islamic art, Islamic architecture, Islamic ornament, Islamic geometric patterns, symmetry, symmetry-breaking, quasiperiodic patterns, Oriental carpets, textile technologies, history of textiles, crafts and technology

Roger Malina

one Month ago

Robbie Schweiger

one Year ago

Kalpana Subramanian

one Month ago

experimental film and media, practice-based research, film phenomenology, transcultural aesthetics, Yoga philosophy, Breath studies, Deleuze, comparative philosophy

Siying Duan

18 hours ago

New Media Arts, Chinese Aesthetics, Comparative Aesthetics

Azadeh Emadi

one Month ago

Film, New Media artts, intercultural study, Persian Islamic aesthetic and philosophy, Sadrian philosophy, digital technology, practice based research methods, pixels and other minimal parts.

Laura U. Marks

one Month ago

media art, media archaeology, intellectual genealogies, intercultural, algorithmic media, Islamic aesthetics, Deleuzian philosophy, Islamic philosophy, process philosophy, Hermetic tradition, taqiyya