M Javad Khajavi

M Javad Khajavi is a multidisciplinary designer and scholar who works at the intersection of art, design and technology. He is deeply invested in interdisciplinary research approaches that are informed by practice-led research, design thinking, and methods and tools in digital humanities. He is currently an Asssistant Professor at the National University of Ireland Maynooth. He was previously teaching and researching at the Institute of Film and Animation of Volda University College in Norway, where he also served as the area coordinator for the Animation program. Javad is the author of the book “Arabic Script in Motion: A Theory of Temporal Text-based Art”. The underlying focus of his research is to investigate issues of representation and perception in animation-based media Virtual Reality, and game design.

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Interests

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