Perspective Rules!

MECS // Symposium //  January 17 – 18. 2017 //
»Perspective Rules. Architecture, Games, and the Materiality of Computer Simulations«


Schedule

Tuesday January 17, 2017
13.30Registration & Refreshments
14.00

Claus Pias & Martin Warnke: Welcome Address
Nicole Stöcklmayr: Introduction & Opening Remarks

14.15SESSION I
Jacob Gaboury: Z, or Perspective as Depth Simulation
Daniel Cardoso Llach: To See is to Play: Design, Data, and Learning Machines
Session chair: Martin Warnke
15.45Break & Refreshments
16.15SESSION II
Kristy Balliet: Gestural Volume 
Markus Rautzenberg: Vanishing Points 
Session chair: Anneke Janssen
17.45Break & Refreshments
18.00SESSION III
Lisa Gotto: Writing Perspectives. Ludic Typography and Media Historiography 
Gillian Smith: Procedural Content Generation as Design Formalism CANCELLED 
Session chair: Sebastian Vehlken
Wednesday January 18, 2017
09.30Registration & Refreshments
10.00

SESSION IV
Emma Fraser: Imagining the End of the City: Modern Ruins and Urban Architecture in Video Games
Mathias Fuchs: Phantasmal Spaces
Session chair: Arianna Borrelli

11.30Break & Refreshments
11.45SESSION V
Britta Neitzel: Point of View and Point of Action- revisited
Maja Ozvaldic : Machine Vision & Mixed Realities
Session chair: Janina Wellmann
13.15Lunch
14.45SESSION VI
Sigrid Brell-Cokcan & Johannes Braumann: Robots in Architecture
Anton Savov: 20,000 Blocks: The Use of Gameplay to Enable Groups of Non-experts to Create Schematic Architectural Designs?
Session chair: Nicole Stöcklmayr
16.15Break & Refreshments
16.30SESSION VII
Cormac Deane: A Media Archaeology of the Periscope
Jens Schröter: Where Perspective Rules No Longer: Practices of the Transplane Image
Session chair: Claus Pias
18.00Break & Refreshments
18.15Panel Discussion & Closing Remarks
19.00End of symposium

Impressions


Conference venue
Ritterakademie Lüneburg
Am Graalwall 12
21335 Lüneburg
Germany

 

 

Concept & Organization
Nicole Stöcklmayr

 

 

Registration
The symposium is free and open to the public but registration is required. Symposium registration includes access to all sessions, lunch, and refreshments. Registration will be open until January 12, 2017. Register now.