PROJECTS AND AFFILIATIONS

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CHAR:
A COLLECTION OF  CULTURAL HERITAGE AR APPS

This is a research tool for both academics and heritage professionals. AR projects could be browsed both individually and in groups, based on their practical categories and on the theoretical concepts associated with them. A  bibliography will accompany each entry. This tool is expected to become available under Fabric of Digital Life in Summer 2021.

IMAGINARY JEWISH HOMELANDS

Data and UX Analyst in the AR and VR project Imaginary Jewish Homelands: a collaborative digital art and humanities project that utilizes the cutting edge technology of virtual reality and augmented reality to image and imagine four proposed sites in modern times for a Jewish homeland around the globe.

DIGICONFLICT:
DIGITAL HERITAGE IN CULTURAL CONFLICTS

Content contributor and a chapter co-author in the DigiConflict edited volume, forthcoming in Spring 2021. 
The DigiCONFLICT Research Consortium contest common convictions about the allegedly universal and democratic nature of digital heritage by exploring the impact of digital heritage in nationally framed cultural conflicts.

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HUMANITIES FOR CHANGE

An editorial board member of Meta, the international peer-reviewed Journal of the network, published quarterly. 
Humanities for Change intends to redefine the role of the humanities in contemporary life, particularly through new approaches of public and digital humanities.

THE MARSHALL MCLUHAN CENTRE FOR CULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY

Ph.D. Resident (2017-2018)

Project title: The Embodied Experience in the Age of Augmented Reality (AR).

What is the experience of being-in-the-world with this changed notion of reality? How are we to perceive and conceive our new, augmented reality, and what do we make of the traditional categories of real/virtual, reality/illusion, physicality/simulation?

MUSEUMS AND THE WEB 2019

Presenter and Peer-reviewer for Museums and the Web 2019 in Boston. 
Museums and the Web's meetings and proceedings feature advanced research and exemplary applications of digital practice for cultural, natural and scientific heritage.

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TBA:
JOURNAL OF ART, MEDIA, AND VISUAL CULTURE

Peer-reviewer for tba journal, an annual peer-reviewed journal organized by the Visual Arts Department at Western University in London, Ontario. It provides an interdisciplinary forum for emerging and independent scholars and artists by bringing together studio, art history, cultural studies, theory, criticism and related fields.

GUSTA:
GRADUATE UNION OF THE STUDENTS OF ART

Vice President (2018-2019) and program coordinator. We organize academic and social events and advocate on behalf of members to the Graduate Department of Art and the University. GUStA organizes the annual conference The Wollesen Memorial Symposium and publishes the symposium proceedings online and in print in The Wollesen Journal. 

 

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