This Thursday visiting professor of Studio Art Arzu Ozkal will be hosting an artist talk in her studio followed by a party celebrating the launch of her New Media Intro class’s website. The information below is courtesy of Arzu Ozkal:
esc artist talk:
Urban Interfaces and Social Games
Introduction to New Media Practices website launch party
http://apt051.info (Website currently under construction)
Thursday, December 11, 7.00pm
128 Forest St.
http://contrary.info/esc for additional info and directions.
Orkan Telhan is a interdisciplinary designer and researcher at MIT where he is working towards his PhD in Design and Computation. Telhan is part of the MIT Mobile Experience Lab (and MIT Design Lab), where his research focuses on interactive urban interfaces and experimental media designed for public settings.
Telhan was part of the Sociable Media Group at the MIT Media Lab and prior to that, he studied Media Arts at the State University of New York at Buffalo with a focus on interactive computer graphics and media robotics. Telhan’s individual and collaborative work has been exhibited in a number of venues including Laboral, Architectural Association, Ars Electronica, ISEA, and Archilab.
There will be snacks, beverages and stimulating conversations.