Wolfgang Weileder

5 months ago

Robbie Schweiger

11 months ago

Jeneen Naji

10 months ago

digital culture, electronic literature, technosocial interactions, digital practice

somayeh khakshoor

about 2 months ago

Jessika Kenney

9 months ago

Roger Malina

one week ago

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

Mahmoud Nuri

3 days ago

Farabi, Avicenna, Suhrawardi, Film Studies

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Hicham Khalidi

7 months ago

Navine G. Khan-Dossos

3 weeks ago

Waèl Allouche

4 months ago

Football or better known as Soccer

Narjis Mirza

one week ago

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

Ayhan Aytes

10 months ago

Bettina Schülke

3 months ago

Art science textiles technology

Invited Artists

about 8 months ago

Kalpana Subramanian

one week ago

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

Lynn Marie Kirby

one week ago

J.R. Osborn

about 2 weeks ago

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

Ziggy Lever

2 months ago

Cigdem Borucu

one week ago

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

Farshid Kazemi

4 months 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

Alize Zorlutuna

9 months ago

Juan Castrillón

5 days 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

2 months 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

Andy Thomson

7 months ago

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

M Javad Khajavi

7 months ago

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

Carol Bier

2 months 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

Tarek Elhaik

one Day 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

one Month ago

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

Nina Czegledy

about 5 months ago

arts science technology

Azadeh Emadi

2 weeks 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.

Millie Chen

one week ago

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

Yvan Tina

one week ago

Performance art, curation, technology, philosophy, African art

Nezih Erdoğan

2 weeks ago

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

Mansoor Behnam

4 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