Artistic research is embodied knowledge.

“The kind  of  reflection  that  artistic  research is,  the  contingent  perspectives  it  delivers,  its  performative  power,  and  the  realism  it  brings  to  bear–  all  these  make  artistic  research  into  a  distinctive instrument  that  will  not  readily  conform  to  the established  mores  and  conventions  in  the  more  traditional  academic world.  This  is  the  fundamental  uneasiness  and  […]

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An antidisciplinary approach to AI art.

According to architect Neri Oxman the antidisciplinary hypothesis states that knowledge can no longer be produced within disciplinary boundaries, but is entirely entangled. According to Joichi Ito, director of MIT Media Lab, by picking up where cybernetics left off and by redirecting the development of modern design and science to an antidisciplinary approach a new kind […]

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Skateboarding as therapy.

“Push To Heal” verbally articulates and visually demonstrates the connections between skateboarding and neuroscience, and highlights skateboarding as an activity that can heal the human brain from past trauma. This short film, made in association with Hull Services and the ChildTrauma Academy, provides a snapshot of how and why skateboarding should be viewed as a […]

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Machines can be said to have beliefs.

“Machines as simple as thermostats can be said to have beliefs, and having beliefs seems to be a characteristic of most machines capable of problem solving performance. However, the machines mankind has so far found it useful to construct rarely have beliefs about beliefs, although such beliefs will be needed by computer programs that reason […]

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