Recent News


Michael McCrea and Robert Twomey will present their paper "Transforming the Commonplace Through Machine Perception: Light Field Synthesis and Audio Feature Extraction in the Rover Project" at SIGGRAPH 2017 in Los Angeles on August 1. They have received the Best Paper Award in the Art Papers category.

The paper will also be published in a special edition of Leonardo, The Journal of the International Society of the Arts, Sciences and Technology, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 400-408, 2017.

Two new articles on encephalophone have been recently published in Newsweek and Mic Magazine: 

Cosmic Bitcasting

DXARTS Assistant Professor Afroditi Psarra, PhD, will be participating at Eyeo Festival with a lecture and a workshop on June 29th, at 10:30am. The festival will be held at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, June 26-29. 

More information about the workshop and her talk can be found at:

New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival 2017

Ewa Trębacz's work "Minotaur" for French horn and Ambisonic sound was performed on June 21 at the Abrons Art Center, as part of the New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival 2017. The piece was performed by Seattle hornist and University of Washington Alumnus Josiah Boothby. 

ABC affiliate KOMO TV will air a UW 360 segment featuring DXARTS. It is scheduled to air
locally Sunday, June 18th at 2pm. UW 360, hosted by Carolyn Douglas, is an Emmy-award
winning news magazine show that features stories about the University of Washington.

The DXARTS segment can be found online at the UW 360 site: