software engineering + art = true

ArTe master student Riccardo Ortolan works as a software engineer at Bennett together with artist and designers. Riccardo is also Italian, student of the International Master in Information System, a good example of integration in many respects.


ICEC2011 Tutorial

See here for plan and slides




Changed the vision of ArTe to

ArTe is a research project which focuses on questions about the cooperative creation of software dependent artworks. ArTe started in 2006 and it harmonizes the work of doctoral, PhD, and master students. ArTe has resulted in a dozen of International publications. Moreover, ArTe is visible in the local society, by its dissemination contributions in the local media and by active connections to social medias.

ArTe aims at enhancing the state of knowledge at the interdisciplinary intersection of Information Technology and the arts. The focus is on creativity, cooperation, and openness of processes and content.

 the books I am using to prepare the references for the ICEC2011 tutorial

Office with a view and books


Tomorrow 25.09.2011 from 11:00 to 16:00, you can visit the installation SMOKE ON THE WATER by PhD student Agnieszka Pokrywka at Science Museum (Vitenskapsmuseet). I do not want to give my opinion, since it can be biased, but one of my children said it is very cool  Entrance is free for NTNU employees. Many other interesting things can be experienced at Science Museum, like For example presentations by Liv Arnesen, the explorer

ISEA 2011. Panel presentation

Visualizing new media art in Central Eastern Europe (paper) will be presented by Agnieszka Pokrywka during panel titled New Media Art Education in Central and Eastern Europe in the Last Two Decades: experiments and transition in the frame of the 17th International Symposium on Electronic Art ISEA 2011  (14 – 21 September 2011), 14 September, 09:00 – 10:30, Turkey, Istanbul, Sabanci Center (Room 5).

Presentation can be found here.

Paper accepted in Leonardo journal

Congratulations Salah!

Author: Salah Uddin Ahmed

Journal Name: Leonardo Transactions

ISSN No.: 0024-094X
Volume number: 45
Issue number: 1

Presentation & Invitation to participation in SMOKE ON THE WATER at KIT/NTNU

With the guest participation of Konstantinos Chorianopoulos.

Invitation and presentation are available online.