Upcoming talk at 'Enough Room for Space' in Brussels, February 1st

Upcoming talk at ‘Enough Room for Space’ in Brussels, February 1st

I’m invited (by artistic researcher Antye Guenther) to join a discussion on brain alteration and enhancement, at the Enough Room for Space (ERforS) in Brussels. ERforS is an interdependent art initiative that initiates and coordinates events, residencies, research projects and…

Mahler am Tisch: the video

Mahler am Tisch: the video

There is a now a video available of our first experiment in classical music, which took in November Mahler am Tisch. In many of his symphonies and vocal music, the composer used folk music, sometimes literally, sometimes edited. In Austria,…

Experiments in classical music #1: Mahler am Tisch

Experiments in classical music #1: Mahler am Tisch

The goal of my postdoc is to experiment with and reflect on innovation in classical music practices, by doing experiments with a symphony orchestra. This year, we are going to do five experiments with the Southnetherlands Philharmonic. Together with the…

Upcoming talk at NWO Smart Culture Conference, November 6

Upcoming talk at NWO Smart Culture Conference, November 6

Together with colleague Veerle Spronck, I will give a presentation at the annual NWO Smart Culture conference. We’re going to give an update for our research into innovation practices in symphony orchestra’s. This year’s NWO SMART CULTURE conference is organised…

Upcoming talk at EPET Conference, Maastricht November 2nd

Upcoming talk at EPET Conference, Maastricht November 2nd

I’m still a member of the Centre for Ethics and Politics of Emerging Technologies (EPET). At our autumn conference, which is dedicated to the theme of ‘studying the game and playing it’, I’m going to reflect on what it means…

Upcoming talk at launch of the Maastricht Platform for Community-Engaged Research

Upcoming talk at launch of the Maastricht Platform for Community-Engaged Research

This Thursday, the launch of a new platform of my University takes place. The MPCER (Maastricht Platform for Community-Engaged Research) aims to function as a multidisciplinary platform for researchers at Maastricht University who are involved or interested in doing community-engaged…

Upcoming talk at DIS_SEMINAR exposium art ≈ research, September 13th

Upcoming talk at DIS_SEMINAR exposium art ≈ research, September 13th

Together with Imogen Even & Veerle Spronck, two of my great colleagues from our Artful Participation-project, we’ll be presenting an experiment during the upcoming artistic research symposium, organised by art ≈ research (kunst ≈ onderzoek), September 13th in the Tolhuistuin…

Upcoming Talk at PAS Festival Maastricht, September 6

Upcoming Talk at PAS Festival Maastricht, September 6

On Friday September 6, I give a public talk at the Maastricht PAS Festival, the opening of the cultural season in Maastricht. The talk is titled ‘What should we do with our brains?’ (Wat moeten we doen met ons brein?),…

Upcoming Talk: Audience Research in the Arts, Sheffield July 4-7

Upcoming Talk: Audience Research in the Arts, Sheffield July 4-7

On July 4, I will give a presentation together with my colleague Peter Peters, on the Orchestra as Lab, at the Audience Research in the Arts conference, organised by Sheffield Performer and Audience Research Centre (SPARC). Very much looking foward…