SIGGRAPH 2004 - The 31st international conference on computer graphics and interactive techniques
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Tuesday, 10 August
1:45 - 3:30 pm
Room 404AB
Session Chair, Roy Ascott, University of Plymouth

The Kitchen as a Graphical User Interface
An augmented residential kitchen "painted" throughout with digital information to orient and inform multiple users in the tasks of cooking, cleaning, and socializing.

Leonardo Bonanni & Chia-Hsun Lee
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sensational Technologies
The use of state-of-the-art technology in installations and performances that trigger the senses to create a sensorial or synaesthetic experience.

Annet Dekker
The Netherlands Media Art Institute

Vivian van Saaze
Universiteit Maastricht
Netherlands Institute for Cultural Heritage

Audio/Visual Discourse in Digital Art
Art systems that employ image and sound as equal elements. Very different examples studied in an artist-in-residence research project illustrate the argument.

Ernest Edmonds/Sandra Pauletto
University of Technology, Sydney

Tuesday, 10 August
3:45 - 5:30 pm
Room 404AB
Session Chair, Roy Ascott, University of Plymouth

The Noetic Connection: Synesthesia, Psychedelics, and Language
Synesthesias, psychedelic experience, and language, highlighting Terence McKenna's hyperdimensional language experiences on DMT and the complexities of intertwingulating visual, sonic, and linguistic systems with the Synestheater performance software.

Diana Slattery
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Interface as Image: Image Making and Mixed Reality
Exploration of the graphical user interface as art, product, and inspiration, drawing on Gwilt's own practice as an image-maker and installation artist, and a theoretical investigation of digital image making in hybrid art practice.

Ian Gwilt
University of Technology, Sydney

Thoughts on Hesse, Digital Art, and Visual Music
Exploration of the ideas put forth in Hermann Hesse's novel Magister Ludi (The Glass Bead Game) in the context of digital art, visual music, and interactive sound sculptures.

Bruce Wands
School of Visual Arts

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Conference 8-12 August, Exhibition 10-12 August.  In Los Angeles, CA