Art, Media, and Digital Engineering

Event Date: 
Monday, April 16, 2018
Event Time: 
4:30-6:30 p.m.
019 Bendheim Hall
Gerfried Stocker
Event Type: 
Faculty/Student Only

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination will host a high tea and reception on Monday, April 16, 2018, at 4:30 p.m. in 019 Bendheim Hall with Gerfried Stocker, Artistic Director of Ars Electronica, who will discuss the integration of art, media and digital engineering. The event is open to Princeton University faculty and students only. To attend, RSVP to Angella Sandford (link sends e-mail).

Gerfried Stocker (AT) is a media artist and an electronic engineer. Since 1995 he has been a managing and an artistic director of Ars Electronica. In 1995/1996 he developed the groundbreaking exhibition strategies of Ars Electronica Center with a small team of artists and technicians and was responsible for the set-up and establishment of Ars Electronica’s own R&D facility, Ars Electronica Futurelab. Since 2004 he has been in charge of developing Ars Electronica’s program of international exhibition tours. From 2005 on he planned the expansion of Ars Electronica Center and implemented the total substantive makeover of its exhibits. Stocker is a guest speaker at many international conferences and a Visiting Professor at Osaka University of Arts as well as guest lecturer at Deusto University Bilbao. He is also a consultant for many international companies on creativity and innovation management. For more information, about Ars Electronica, visit: (link is external).