ACC 2014 : Artist-Centred Computing Workshop
Call For Papers
Call for Papers
We are soliciting works with technical and artistic merit, in areas such as:
* domain-specific languages vs general purpose languages for artistic creation: do artists need different computing environments from the rest of us?
* in-depth technical analyses of and comparisons between artist-centred languages
* how do we evaluate languages for artists?
* what would a language designed by Beethoven look like? Michaelangelo? Stravinsky?
* livecoding and live patching
* what can artists learn from software engineers?
* artistic vs prosaic software visualisation
* visual languages for artists
And if you think the whole notion of “Artist-Centred Computing” is just so much rubbish, then submit a paper and argue your case!
Ross Bencina is a programmer/artist and the creator of AudioMulch: software for real-time audio processing and improvised music performance.
15-20 minute (TBC) presentations (including questions), live performance/creation encouraged. A sweet PA and projector will be provided—use them!
May 7 papers due
May 31 acceptance notifications
July 29 workshop happens
July 30—Aug 1 enjoy the rest of VL/HCC
How to Submit
Contributions should be 4 pages in the VL/HCC Short Paper format, and accompanying video is encouraged. Submit your papers through the ACC EasyChair site, not through the main VL/HCC EasyChair site.
ACC ‘14 Committee
ACC ‘14 is brought to you by:
Ben Swift (Organiser) - (Australian National University)
John Hoksing (Organiser) - (Australian National University)
Henry Gardner (Organiser) - (Australian National University)
Andrew Sorensen (Organiser) - (Queensland University of Technology)
Ross Bencina - (Sonic Fritter Pty. Ltd.)
Alan Blackwell - (Cambridge University)
Sam Aaron - (Cambridge University)
Rhazes Spell - (Victoria University of Wellington)
Andrew Brown - (Griffith University)
Toby Gifford - (Griffith University)
Steve Tanimoto (University of Washington)
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