International Advisory Committee

International Advisory Committee

The  IIAC (ISEA International Advisory Committee) is comprised of international experts from the fields of art, science and technology. Their role is to advise the ISEA International Board and ISEA Headquarter’s Executive Director.

Tanya Ravn Ag, PhD (Chair) 

Danish curator and scholar examining perceptual experience, expanded reality, temporality, and technogenesis in relation to urban and virtual media aesthetic phenomena and art. She was a visiting fellow at the School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong, and is currently a postdoc researcher at the Institute of Arts and Cultural Studies, University of Copenhagen.

Janet Bellotto (Interim Chair)

Professor, College of Arts and Creative Enterprises, Zayed University, Dubai, U.A.E

Peter Beyls

A Belgian born artist/scientist working on the intersection of computer science and the arts. He develops generative systems in music, the visual arts and hybrid formats. Beyls was a researcher at the VUB Artificial Intelligence Lab, Brussels and CITAR (Centre for Research in Science and Technology for the Arts), UC Porto, Portugal and is currently a researcher at the Bio Lab, University College Ghent.

Annet Dekker

Assistant Professor Media Studies, Archival and Information Studies at the University of Amsterdam and Visiting Professor at the Centre for the Study of the Networked Image, London South Bank University.

Ross Rudesch Harley

Artist, educator, writer, organiser of ISEA 1992 and ISEA 2013, dean at UNSW Art & Design.

Bonnie Mitchell

Professor of Digital Arts at Bowling Green State University, member of the ISEA Archive team.

Jillian Scott

A media artist and an art and science writer and researcher. Currently, she co-directs the LASER Salon in Zurich for Leonardo Society USA. She is professor emerita at the Institute for Cultural Studies in the Arts, at the Zurich University of the Arts (ZhdK) in Z├╝rich and founded their Artists-in-Labs Program in 2000.

Michel Van Dartel

Director of V2_Lab for the Unstable Media (V2_) and Research Professor at the Avans Centre of Applied Research for Art, Design and Technology (CARADT), with a scientific background in cognitive psychology and artificial intelligence. Alongside his work at V2_ and Avans, Michel is figurehead of the Dutch National Research Agenda (NWA) and co-chair of the Professional Doctorate Arts+Creative Graduate Committee.