Andy Thomson

9 months ago

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

Alize Zorlutuna

11 months ago

Carol Bier

3 weeks 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

Waèl Allouche

6 months ago

Football or better known as Soccer

M Javad Khajavi

9 months ago

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

Jeneen Naji

one Year ago

digital culture, electronic literature, technosocial interactions, digital practice

Mahmoud Nuri

2 months ago

Farabi, Avicenna, Suhrawardi, Film Studies

Nina Czegledy

about 7 months ago

arts science technology

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Siying Duan

5 days ago

New Media Arts, Chinese Aesthetics, Comparative Aesthetics

Navine G. Khan-Dossos

2 months ago

Bettina Schülke

5 months ago

Art science textiles technology

Azadeh Emadi

one week 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.

Robbie Schweiger

one Year ago

Juan Castrillón

3 weeks ago

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

Radek Przedpełski

4 months ago

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

Laura U. Marks

one week ago

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

Narjis Mirza

2 months ago

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

Invited Artists

about 10 months ago

Ayhan Aytes

one Year ago

Steven Baris

3 months ago

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

Roger Malina

2 months ago

Tarek Elhaik

2 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).

Millie Chen

one week ago

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

somayeh khakshoor

about 4 months ago

Farshid Kazemi

one Month 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

Ziggy Lever

4 months ago

Jessika Kenney

11 months ago

Lynn Marie Kirby

3 weeks ago

Nezih Erdoğan

one Month ago

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

Yvan Tina

2 months ago

Performance art, curation, technology, philosophy, African art

J.R. Osborn

2 months ago

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

Cigdem Borucu

2 months ago

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

Hicham Khalidi

9 months ago

Mansoor Behnam

6 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

Kalpana Subramanian

2 months ago

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

Wolfgang Weileder

one Month ago

Sculpture, Installation, Photography, Film, Sound