Form Follows Sound presented at CHI 2015

Thanks to the support of ERC, the Department of Computing and the Graduate School at Goldsmiths, I joined the rest of the EAVI team in Seoul, South Korea, to attend ACM SIG CHI 2015. Seven of us went to CHI this year to present two papers one note, which disclosed EAVI’s research methods, approaches and outcomes in sonic interaction design, […]

Paper accepted at CHI 2015!

I am very excited to announce that the paper we wrote on Form Follows Sound, the series of research workshops on Embodied Sonic Interactions we delivered last year, has been accepted for a full paper presentation at the ACM SIG CHI 2015 in Seoul, South Korea. Thanks to ERC, EAVI and the Department of Computing, who […]

Embodied Sonic Interactions @ ZHdK, Zurich

Last January I have been invited by Daniel Hug and Moritz Kemper to give a one day workshop on Embodied Sonic Interactions to BA students of the Interaction Design course at ZHdK, University of Arts, Zurich . The workshop was part of a 2 weeks teaching activities organised by ZHdK for their module on Sonic Interaction Design, taught to students at […]

Embodied Sonic Interactions workshop: augmenting the body @IRCAM

We gave the last series of workshop on Embodied Sonic Interactions workshop at IRCAM, Centre Pompidou, Paris between July 17th-19th 2013, and delivered by myself, Baptiste Caramiaux and Atau Tanaka. This was a commission for the HCC2 (Human Computer Confluence) Summer School 2013 organised by  Isabelle Viaud-Delmon, Hugues Vinet, Marine Taffou, Sylvie Benoit and Fivos Maniatakos (IRCAM) In this workshop […]

Investigations on Sonic Affordances: Sound as medium for interactions

I presented a poster at the Music, Digitisation, Mediation conference in Oxford, on an initial investigation of sound-related affordances and their contribution to sound-movement relationships. This is the accepted abstract. Affordance is a concept originated in the field of ecological psychology, described by Gibson as the potential for actions between an animal and its environment. […]

Towards Gestural Sonic Affordance – Paper presented at NIME 2013

On May 2013, part of EAVI research group (including myself) went to NIME 2013 in Daejeon/Seoul to present our last research and performances. This year, i presented in the poster session a research paper written with Atau Tanaka and Baptiste Caramiaux, on current investigation on sonic affordances. Following up the current research on sound-related affordances […]

Form Follows Sound: Embodied Sonic Interaction workshop @PARSONS, NYC

On June 12th-14th 2013 we gave our second workshop on Embodied Sonic Interactions at Parsons, New School of Design, New York. Myself , Baptiste Caramiaux and Atau Tanaka were invited to work with Scott Pobiner (Parsons Assistant Professor, Designing Strategies) to deliver a 2 days workshop to a group of students coming from different areas […]

Workshop announcement: Parsons, NYC

I am super excited to announce I will give the second workshop of our Embodied Sonic Interactions series at, New School of Design, NYC. More info here: Workshop website Announcement on EAVI website. Looking forward to it!  

Embodied Sonic Interactions Workshop @Goldsmiths

Few weeks ago we gave the first workshop on Embodied Sonic Interaction Design, here at Goldsmiths, University of London. The workshop is designed collaboratively between Baptiste Caramiaux, Atau Tanaka and myself. 9 participants from different areas of London joined us in a series of activities using the body to enact sonic memories as a starting […]

ELC Workshop

Workshop on electronic noise instrument making, addressed to inexperienced people. Commissioned to a team of 6 artists from the North East by Copeland Borough Council. Whitehaven, Cumbria, United Kingdom. June 2011. ELC is Alessandro Altavilla, Ewelina Aleksandrowicz, Andrzej Wojtas, Benjamin Freeth, Ben Thompson, Jane Dudman. 6 digital media artists delivered a full day workshop on making […]