The 7th Computer Art Congress will be held at Geneva University of Art and Design (HEAD – Genève, HES-SO), Avenue de Châtelaine 5, CH-1203 – Geneva, Switzerland

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Day 1 | September 1st, 2022

9:30 – 10:00 Conference opening

Salar Shahna (WorldXR), Anthony Masure (HEAD – Geneva), Matthieu Quiniou (Paragraphe Lab. University Paris 8)

10:00 – 10:30 Introduction: « Art » in the PostDigital Era ? Feedback of Computer Art Congress since 2002 | Khaldoun Zreik (Paragraphe Lab. University Paris 8)

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30 Session 1

Web3 Supply Chains | Anthony Masure & Guillaume Helleu (HEAD Geneva)

NFT between technology, art and neurosciences: a multidisciplinary approach | Francesca Pola (European Research Centre in History and Theory of the Image, University Vita-Salute San Raffaele), Alberto Sanna & Benedetta Carraro (Research Centre in Advanced Technology in Health and Well-Being, San Raffaele Hospital)

12:00 – 14:00 – Lunch

14:00 -15:30 Session 2

Fractal of Periodic Spacetime Sequences as a framework for an interoperable metaverse | Adam Lukawski (MetamusicX, Orpheus Research Centre, Orpheus Institute | Academy of Creative and Performing Arts, Leiden University)

Heart Sutra: Reflections and Mediation of Cultural-Wisdom Heritage and The Contemporary World through NFT and Augmented Reality | Jiayue Cecilia Wu (University of Colorado, Denver), and Rebecca Nie (Stanford University, Stanford)

Digital Art in the age of metaverse and NFT | Ze Gao, Anqi Wang , Varvara Guljajeva, Pan Hui, Tristan Braud (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:30 – Session 3

AI of the Earth | Gaetan Le Coarer (LLSETI, University Of Savoie Mont Blanc)

Webby’s Wonder World (WWW) | Nataliya Velykanova (Gate22) (by videoconference)

i-REAL WORLD 3 “d-E+E-p_d+i-V-E” eXtended-VERSION | Marc Veyrat (Paragraphe Lab. University Paris 8 | University of Savoie Mont Blanc)

18:00 – 20:00 – NFT Apero @ HiFlow (With local artists and participants of the conference)

Day 2 | September 2d, 2022

9:30 – 10:30 Session 4

Between Imachination and Transaction, how EEG, AI, and NFT reshuffle the artist’s practice and status | Maurice Benayoun (School of Creative Media, City University Hong Kong) (by videoconference)

Mood Themes the World | Jack Stenner & Gregory L. Ulmer (University of Florida)

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30 Session 5

Fashion narratives | Alexia Mathieu (HEAD Geneva)

Metanalysis | Ze Gao (Interdisciplinary Artist, Curator)

12:00 – 14:00 – Lunch

14:00 -15:00 Session 6

NFT Shop and Making Sense of the NFT Art Market. Is NFT a blessing or a curse to digital art?Varvara Guljajeva (CMA, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou), China & ISD, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong)
Mar Canet Sola (Baltic Film, Media and Arts School, Tallinn University, Estonia)

Artistic Explorations of Liminal Aesthetics and Their Applications for Stable Hybrid Subjectivities | Blanka Deroko (Otis College of Art and Design & LAS, CAIL, Entrepreneurial Minor) (by videoconference)

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 – 17:00 – Round table

NFT Digital Art Market | Matthieu Quiniou, Jeremy Gdalia, Salar Shahna

17:00 – 17:15 – Conference closure: towards CAC.8