The Craft of Bodily Sensations

This PhD-project 'Designing with the Body XR' explores the somaesthetic qualities in the human-computer relationship through performance, music & dance, to develop alternative paradigms for health & well-being.

7 December - 10 December, 2023
Conference Music, Body, and Embodiment: New Approaches in Musicology
Paper presentation: Exploring the Somatic Processes of Cyber- Physical Music Performance for Health and Well-Being
Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, the IAM – Italian Institute for Applied Musicology, the Istituto Italiano di Musica Antica, and the Palma Choralis® Research Group
Lucca, Italy

20 November — 22 November, 2023
PhD-course Research and Evaluation Methods for Creative Arts Therapies in Clinical and Non-Clinical Practice
Aalborg University
Aalborg, Denmark

16 October — 20 October, 2023
Introduction to Dance Movement Therapy
Codarts University for the Arts
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

09 October — 13 October, 2023
Conference International Association of Societies of Design Research (IASDR 2023)
Paper presentation: The body gets the notion: performative design practice for human computer integration to encourage innovation in the domains of health and well-being.
Politecnico di Milano
Milan, Italy

16 September — 19 September, 2023
Neurologic Music Therapy Training
ArtEZ Academy of Music
Enschede, The Netherlands

24 July — 28 July, 2023
Summerschool Music & Dance/Movement Therapy
SRH Hochschule Heidelberg
Heidelberg, Germany

7 June - 1 July, 2023
Cyber-Physical Music Performances in Mixed Reality
Educational project on designing & prototyping for mixed reality.
Fachhochschule Kufstein
Kufstein, Austria

31 May — 3 June, 2023
The International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME)
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Mexico City, Mexico

10 May — 1 July, 2023
Creative Research: Morphing the Norm
Educational project on studying cyber-physical existences through performances and demonstrators.
Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

12-15 April 2023
Cumulus Conference 2023
Paper presentation: "The body cannot be thought: design practice at the intersection of human-computer integration and critical disability studies to develop new paradigms for health and well-being.”
University of Antwerp
Antwerp, Belgium

17-21 October 2022
International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality 2022
Paper presentation: "Exploration of design methods and tools for virtual, augmented and mixed reality."
IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Singapore, Republic of Singapore


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