Articles by: Ozden Sahin (LEA Co-Editor)

by / on March 5, 2015 at 2:47 pm / in Jobs

Lecturer in Interactive Visualization

Aalto University is a new university with over a century of experience. Created from a high-profile merger between three leading universities in Finland – the Helsinki School of Economics, Helsinki University of Technology and the University of Art and Design Helsinki – Aalto University opens up new possibilities for strong multidisciplinary education and research. The university has 20 000 students […]

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by / on March 4, 2015 at 10:39 am / in Calls, Calls for Papers

CFP for Histories, Theories, and Practices of Sound Art

Senior Editor: Lanfranco Aceti Editors: James Bulley, John Levack Drever, Morten Søndergaard Call for papers Traditionally, the curator has been affiliated to the modern museum as the persona who manages an archive, and arranges and communicates knowledge to an audience, according to fields of expertise (art, archaeology, cultural or natural historyetc.). However, in the later part of the 20th century the […]

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by / on November 28, 2014 at 9:53 pm / in Publications, Volumes

Interference Strategies Volume 20 No 2

Interference Strategies, Leonardo Electronic Almanac, Volume 20 Issue 2 ISBN: 978-1-906897-32-1 ISSN: 1071-4391 Date of Publication: April 15, 2014 Number of Pages: 157 Book Editors: Lanfranco Aceti and Paul Thomas Editorial Manager: Caglar Cetin The print issue of the LEA Book Interference Strategies, Volume 20 Issue 2 is available on Amazon. In this particular volume the issue of art as interference and the […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 3:32 pm / in Articles, Uncategorized

The Disturbed Dialectic of Literary Criticism in an Age of Innovation / Davin Heckman

Davin Heckman Mass Communication Winona State University P.O. Box 5838 175 West Mark Street Winona, MN 55987 USA Keywords: Electronic Literature, Digital Arts, Databases, Criticism, Speed, Time, Dialectic, Attention Abstract In this essay, Davin Heckman discusses the impact of technical change on the field of criticism in electronic literature and the digital arts.  Heckman discusses the challenges speed poses […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 3:22 pm / in Articles

Drawing Dromologies / Anthi Kosma

Anthi Kosma Keywords: Drawing, Emotions, Accompany, Dromology, Flow, Speed Abstract: What is inter changing in new media technology is not only the knowledge, the information or the codes but also the emotions raised from the pleasure of making, the feeling of belonging in a community and the act of sharing experiences. With new technology, an individual experience is transformed […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 3:17 pm / in Articles

The Calculated Community: On the Tensions and Paradoxes of ‘Social Media’ / Ingrid M. Hoofd

Ingrid M. Hoofd Department of Communications and New Media Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singapore Abstract: How may we assess the ways in which new media technologies alter the face of community today? Do social media like Facebook allow for new forms of democratic living-together, or do they base themselves on or consist of a […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 3:06 pm / in Articles

Four-dimensional sculpture but about 4500 years old and unseen until now / Di Pattison

Di Pattison Keywords Avebury, Neolithic, stonecarving, installation, illusion Abstract The discovery and analysis of a huge corpus of high-quality Neolithic stonecarvings at the Avebury World Heritage Site challenges modern presumptions about recent innovations in visual art and our current understanding of British Art History and Avebury’s archaeology. The paper discusses some of the most remarkable features of this sculpture […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 2:33 pm / in Articles

Neuronal Aesthetic Plasticity: ‘Does correlation exist between the new level of transience in the experiential info-sphere and an evolved aesthetic relations in the neural networks in the brain?’ / Andrew Denham

Abstract: This paper examines with fluid intent the scientific field of Neuroaesthetics, a neurologically derived analysis of aesthetic processing through the empirical study of the neural networks in the brain, in an attempt to position the human brain’s cognitive development in an era of mutable media, simultaneous distributed networks, mass commodification of data and perceived open interaction. The intention is […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 12:59 pm / in Articles

When Faster Takes Longer: Length, Authority, and the Fate of U.S. News / Kevin G. Barnhurst

Kevin G. Barnhurst, Ph.D. Chair of Communication in the Digital Era Institute of Communications Studies University of Leeds Abstract As communications go faster, has daily news followed suit? Journalists say yes, technology made cutting texts easier, but news articles have been growing longer for more than a century in U.S. newspapers, newscasts, and websites. Why? Economics can explain the […]

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by / on November 10, 2014 at 10:27 am / in News

Article Published in LEA Receives the 2014 Leonardo Award for Excellence

Lanfranco Aceti (Editor in Chief, Leonardo Electronic Almanac) and Ozden Sahin (Co-editor) are delighted to announce that the 2014 Leonardo Award for Excellence has been awarded to Conor McGarrigle for his article published in Not Here Not There, LEA’s volume on art and augmented reality (Vol. 19 No. 1, 2013). McGarrigle’s article “Augmented Resistance: The Possibilities for AR and Data […]

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