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by / on August 8, 2016 at 1:32 pm / in News

LEA Top Twenty Art Publication

It is with great pleasure that I have received the news that the Leonardo Electronic Almanac (LEA) is one of the top twenty art journals in the world in the Google Scholar rankings. It feels a great accomplishment after eight years of hard work to see the publication thrive and to be in the company of highly respected international publications. […]

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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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by / on December 24, 2013 at 8:31 am / in News

Far and Wide on Amazon

Check out Vol 19 No 5 Far and Wide on Amazon. This catalog is a LEA production with FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology). It follows the first major retrospective on Nam June Paik in the UK with an exhibition and conference organized by Tate Liverpool and FACT. The exhibition Nam June Paik, December 17, 2010 to March 13, […]

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by / on December 24, 2013 at 8:24 am / in News

Without Sin on Amazon

Check out Vol 19 No 4 Without Sin on Amazon. What is the relationship between contemporary digital media and contemporary society? Is it possible to a„ffirm that digital media are without sin and exist purely in a complex socio-political and economic context within which the users bring with them their ethical and cultural complexities? This issue, through a range of […]

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by / on November 19, 2013 at 3:19 pm / in News

Live Visuals on Amazon

Check out Vol 19 No 3 Live Visuals on Amazon. Live visuals have become a pervasive component of our contemporary lives; either as visible interfaces that re-connect citizens and buildings overlaying new contextual meaning or as invisible ubiquitous narratives that are discovered through interactive actions and mediating screens. The contemporary re-design of the environment we live in is in terms […]

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by / on October 14, 2013 at 9:26 am / in News

Not Here Not There Part 2 on Amazon

Check out Vol 19 No 2 Not Here Not There Part II on Amazon. This LEA publication has a simple goal: surveying the current trends in augmented reality artistic interventions. There is no other substantive academic collection currently available, and it is with a certain pride that LEA presents this volume which provides a snapshot of current trends as well […]

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by / on September 4, 2013 at 12:11 pm / in News

Something In the Air

Please join us at the Kellen Auditorium -The New School, on Saturday, September 7, from 6:30pm to 8:00pm – for a screening of artworks and a conversation between curators/editors Lanfranco Aceti and Pat Badani, Convenor Prof. Sven Travis, and “ManifestAR” founding artists on the subject of Augmented Reality. This emerging technology engages the public sphere in social and political critique by placing – in specific virtual […]

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by / on September 4, 2013 at 12:01 pm / in News

I Am Occupied Occupying

I Am Occupied Occupying: Rhetoric and Realities of Artistic Interventions from Performance to Augmented Reality Art is a talk at NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, Monday September 9, 2013 at 16:55. The discussion, convened by Prof. Robert Rowe, will see curators Lanfranco Aceti and Pat Badani analyze together with AR artist Mark Skwarek, the meaning, possibilities and limitations of contemporary AR political interventions […]

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by / on September 4, 2013 at 11:46 am / in News

Mathematical Rhymes

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 5, 6pm to 9pm. Exhibition: September 6 to October 6. Leonardo Electronic Almanac – in conjunction with Operational and Curatorial Research – and Boston Cyberarts are pleased to present Mathematical Rhymes – an exploration of art-making practices based in algorithmic and mathematical systems that translate into generative forms of moving image media. The exhibition pairs some of the earliest artworks dealing with the aesthetics of code […]

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by / on July 4, 2013 at 5:15 pm / in News

Not Here Not There on Amazon

Check out Vol 19 No 1 Not Here Not There on Amazon. This LEA publication has a simple goal: surveying the current trends in augmented reality artistic interventions. There is no other substantive academic collection currently available, and it is with a certain pride that LEA presents this volume which provides a snapshot of current trends as well as a […]

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