VES 2019: Unstable constellations

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 15:00 to Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 16:00
Theatre Academy

Interactivity in Performance Design (in Finnish Vuorovaikutteisuus esityssuunnittelussa, shortened as VES) is a project by the degree programmes in lighting and sound design in the Theatre Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki. The project is developing the learning contents and the learning environment of the degree programmes. The yearly VES seminar opens up the conversation about chosen current topic to all participants. The seminar is held in english.

This year the seminar discusses the complexity, layeredness and relativity of knowledge and knowing in creative processes in the intersections of art and technology. The themes are approached e.g. from the points of view of ecology, computational creativity and ownership and control of data or knowledge. As key speakers in the seminar are e.g. Outi Condit, Taru Elfving, Jokke Heikkilä, Martina Leeker, Andrea Mancianti, Hannu Toivonen ja Joris Weijdom etc.

VES seminar is open to all participants. Sign up before 1.12. 12pm at