Andy Thomson

3 months ago

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

J.R. Osborn

3 months ago

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

Waèl Allouche

2 weeks ago

Football or better known as Soccer

Jessika Kenney

5 months ago

Roger Malina

about 6 months ago

Narjis Mirza

3 months ago

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

Laura U. Marks

about 2 months ago

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

Mahmoud Nuri

one week ago

Farabi, Avicenna, Suhrawardi, Film Studies

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Cigdem Borucu

2 weeks ago

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

Kalpana Subramanian

2 months ago

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

Steven Baris

3 months ago

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

Radek Przedpełski

one Month ago

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

Siying Duan

one Day ago

New Media Arts, Chinese Aesthetics, Comparative Aesthetics

Robbie Schweiger

7 months ago

Nina Czegledy

about 4 weeks ago

arts science technology

Jeneen Naji

6 months ago

digital culture, electronic literature, technosocial interactions, digital practice

Farshid Kazemi

5 days 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

Wolfgang Weileder

one Month ago

Navine G. Khan-Dossos

6 months ago

Hicham Khalidi

3 months ago

Carol Bier

one Month 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

Nezih Erdoğan

5 days ago

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

Lynn Marie Kirby

2 days ago

somayeh khakshoor

one Month ago

Bettina Schülke

2 months ago

Art science textiles technology

M Javad Khajavi

3 months ago

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

Ayhan Aytes

6 months ago

Invited Artists

about 4 months ago

Tarek Elhaik

3 months ago

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

Azadeh Emadi

2 hours 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.

Mansoor Behnam

2 weeks 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

Ziggy Lever

about 2 months ago

Alize Zorlutuna

5 months ago

Yvan Tina

5 months ago

Performance art, curation, technology, philosophy, African art