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Dominique Cunin

Country(activity based):
France
Genre:
Visual Art

Profile

Born in 1980. Graduated from Paris 8 PhD in new media art in 2014.
Recent 5 main activities are:
Espace^Espace/2016/Montpellier
Ars Electronica Campus Exhibition/2016/Linz
Surexposition/2016/Paris
L'Europe avant l'Europe - les Carolingiens/2014/Saint-Riquier
BookLab (Books in Browsers)/2013/San Francisco

I'm currently researcher in EnsadLab (Ensad Laboratory, Paris) and professor in the Art and Design School of Valence (France) where I'm engaged in the forge of a research laboratory about graphic design and its relationship to knowledge transmission and in the foundation of a PhD degree mixing design practices and sciences (computer science, information and communication, cartography, etc.).

About works / performance

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Book Tales iPad Applications, 2010~2014, with Mayumi Okura

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Carottages iPad augmented reality application, 2014

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Espace^Espace 360° immersive installation for collective interactivity in Montpellier, 2016, with Jonathan Tanant, Oussama Mubarak

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Espace^Espace 360° immersive installation for collective interactivity in Le Mans, 2016, with Jonathan Tanant, Oussama Mubarak

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Paris Souvenir 3D printed Paris city models in snow globes, with Mayumi Okura

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Temps Perdu 3D printed and CG high definition pictures of Second Life erased islands, with David-Olivier Lartigaud

Comment

My art project thematic is the representation and understanding of space through digital technologies of the image. Until now, my practice invested computer graphic animations, interactive installations, experimental softwares development, multiuser online environments and art experiments on mobile devices. As a researcher, I produced a study about mobile displays and their use in contemporary art (practice based PhD). It was the beginning of Mobilizing, a programming language for artists and designers. I'm currently investigating the hypothesis of an operating graphic design, mixing historical and theoretical research about visual programming (HIC and graphic design) and the relationship it can have with linguistic (natural language processing), visual languages (history of writing) and formal languages (programming). This activity mixes experimental art work and theoretical writings.
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