multiple locations: see below
Time: May 14th, 10:00 am End: May 14th, 5:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women/Gender, Visual Studies (UTM), Humanities, Digital Art/Humanities, Cinema, Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Art (FAS), 2000-
The Department of Arts, Culture, and Media, University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) and the Jackman Humanities Institute (JHI) present
Friday 13 May, 1pm-5pm
Jackman Humanities Institute, University of Toronto St. George 170 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5R 2M8, Room JHB100, 1st Floor
Saturday 14 May, 10am-5pm
Arts, Culture, and Media, University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Humanities Wing, Room HW305 Complimentary shuttle departs from St. George at 9am.
The Image/Interface Symposium will explore the notion of technologies as physical objects—things, tools, apparatus, and the physically situated environment—for producing, receiving, and engaging with the increasing immateriality of imagery and visual cultures.
Julian Stallabrass, Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art, Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK War and Photographic Speed Jackman Humanities Institute | Friday 13 May, 3:30pm Lisa Parks, Professor of Film & Media Studies, University of California Santa Barbara Interfacing the IMSI catcher: Total Awareness of Undetectable Interception Department of Arts, Culture, and Media, UTSC | Saturday 14 May, 10am Presenters
Parastoo Anoushahpour, Faraz Anoushahpour, and Ryan Ferko / Toronto-based art collective Lost Village of Wales
Kenzie Burchell / University of Toronto Scarborough “I just want to talk to you with your camera”: Mobile Phones, Witnessing, and Terror
Liron Efrat / University of Toronto St. George Material Spaces: Spatial Performativity in Augmented Reality Art
Jonathan Finn / Wilfrid Laurier University Interpretation, Intervention and Visual Evidence: the Photo Finish in Sport
Mark Hayward / York University Banks as Optical Media
Marla Hlady / University of Toronto Scarborough A Wall Speaks, a Door Shakes, a Floor Trembles
Patrick Keilty / University of Toronto St. George Compulsion and Control: Interface Strategies in Online Pornography
Tong Lam / University of Toronto Mississauga The Truth About Facts: Projecting Images of Precarity
Scott Mitchell / Carleton University The “Meme-ification” of Science: Does IFLScience Contribute to a Participatory Visual Culture of Knowledge Production?
Sheenagh Pietrobruno / Saint Paul University Social Media and Heritage: Interplays of Images and Algorithms
Public Studio / Toronto-based art collective What Shall We Dream When Everything Becomes Visible?
Ilana Shamoon / Toronto-based curator of contemporary art Immaterial World: Exit Strategies