Geert Lovink will be guest of the Faculty for the "AD-fakultetet inn i framtiden" event on Thursday. He has offered to give a one-day workshop for KIT students on Wednesday, starting at 10am. The second part of his workshop starting after a lunch break will be part of the course "Framed, unframed".
Geert Lovink (born 1959, Amsterdam) is the founding director of the Institute of Network Cultures, whose goals are to explore, document and feed the potential for socio-economical change of the new media field through events, publications and open dialogue. As theorist, activist and net critic, Lovink has made an effort in helping to shape the development of the web. Lovink is a Research Professor of Interactive Media at the Hogeschool van Amsterdam (HvA) and a Professor of Media Theory at the European Graduate School. From 2004-2013 he was an Associate Professor of New Media at the University of Amsterdam (UvA).Lovink earned his master's degree in political science at the University of Amsterdam, holds a PhD from the University of Melbourne and has been a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Queensland.
Kunstakademiet i Trondheim
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)